Daily Archives: August 11, 2014


Some here may have gathered we went to the UK recently, seeing family and friends, that sort of thing.  We also bought a new camera.  We had been thinking about this for a while, and because we have a habit of slinging everything in a bag, jumping on the bike and traveling light, getting an SLR with loads of lenses was not really an option.  So we got a bridge camera with an amazing zoom.

We are still learning our way around it, could not even get to the manual on the CD until we got home, so the photos from the UK are all from being set on auto.

These are from Kew, well with one exception the parrot was in a family garden.  We used to have season tickets to Kew and it is one of our favourite places in London, there is always something new to see as the seasons change.  Next up may well be the Thames valley, Oxfordshire and Berkshire, so very English, but for now.  The Kew photos…..