Tag Archives: Port Elizabeth South Africa

Wednesday’s Word – Wonderful!

Yesterday was a damp sort of day – grey, chilly and damp – interspersed with wet mizzle. So… after yesterday’s post… telling you all about Port Elizabeth and sharing the link to a sunny seaside surfing site… I needed to … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes and Tides – Surf’s UP!!

Today we’ll have the photo first. For quite some time I’ve wanted to use this pic… because, if you’ve ever surfed you’d know this is not such a frequent sight. A left and right breaking wave! Now… before I go … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – Memories of Military Days

OK… I think I’ve taken the veteran theme to its conclusion. I chose today because music is the basis of something that is brewing – something very positive! Firstly – many of you will know I don’t do movies or … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes… and Tides…

Yep… it’s winter, the trees are mostly standing around – denuded, their happy summer dresses stripped off. So, why don’t we change the game, just a little? How about doing a few tunes and tides posts? For the fun of … Continue reading

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Dedication!

On Saturday afternoon, I was in the right place at the right time. The Arklow RNLI Lifeboat headed out of the harbour at full tilt. At first I though they were just heading out in support of the approaching yacht … Continue reading

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April A to Z: My Vinyl! Alchamy – Dire Straits

So it begins. That happy time of the year when we all indulge in memory sharing! My month’s A to Z gets underway with one of those great classic live shows. Dire Straits was really at the top of the … Continue reading

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Maandag Magic!

Ja, vandag gaan ek iets nuuts probeer. Hester het my uitgedaag om ‘n Afrikaanse pos te doen. Ek sukkel ‘n bietjie met die lees en skryf van die Taal. Maar, soos hulle sê daar aan die Afrika suidpunt… wie nie waag … Continue reading

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Flames!

I love flames… making fire or just sitting and watching the crackling fire on a chilly evening. Only days after moving to the coast the good lady and I went for a stroll on the beach and found a spot … Continue reading

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