General, Photography, Travel

Gower Trip 2009 Day 7

Weather returned to normal for our last day, i.e. persistent heavy drizzle and gusty winds. We gained another 3 people and a dog today making the van very claustrophobic. Continue reading

Photography, Travel

Gower Trip 2009 Day 6

This was by far the nicest day of the whole trip. I don’t remember any rain although there was a lot of cloud and it was still cold out of the sun. We went down to the beach Continue reading

General, Photography, Travel

Gower Trip 2009 Day 5

I was really ill last night and did not sleep well but felt a lot better in the morning. Spending the day inside with a book and some lemsip was my only plan for the day. It was a shame really as this was one of the nicer days that we have had. The weather here is extremely changeable, often going from sunny to torrential rain and back to sunny again before you have had time to look for your coat. More often than not though it is raining and pretty hard too. Today was at least dry. Fortunately Kate decided that my camera needed some exercise so when everyone headed off for a walk along the beach I got some decent pictures without even leaving the sofa! Continue reading


Gower Trip 2009 Day 4

Helen leaves today so much of my day was spent driving her in to Swansea to catch her train home. I was starting to feel pretty ill now so didn’t really do much else except read. Jonny finally opened some presents (his birthday was last Friday) but only the ones from Rachel because she is going home tomorrow. Continue reading