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  1. Doug Phillips

    Hanging Out in the Algarve and London

    By Doug Phillips from Canada, Fall 2002 October 15-November 1 2002 - Twelve days in the south of Portugal with four days in London before returning to Canada. The Algarve doesn’t get much respect on Slow Travel, but for us it was a great introduction to the concept of Slow Travel, long before...
  2. Kathy (Trekcapri)

    Photo Hunt 2019 No. 12 - Spring/Springtime

    This week’s Photo Hunt No. 12 (March 24, 2019) – Spring/Springtime Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day and so I enjoyed getting a glimpse of the many breakfast selections available around the world. Upcoming Photo Hunt 2019 Themes: Photo Hunt No. 13 (March 31, 2019) – Vegetable(s) Photo...
  3. Pauline

    Public Transportation Eurostar Train from London to Paris

    The Eurostar is a high speed train that gets you from London to Paris in 2 hours and 15 minutes. 20 minutes of that trip is underground through the Chunnel - a tunnel under the English Channel. The cost and travel time are similar to flying, but on the Eurostar you leave from and arrive at...
  4. C

    Leonardo, Leonardo, Leonardo (Or the Good, the Bad, and the Beautiful)

    Trip Description: April 2005. A Quick Trip to London and Paris, followed by Slow Travel in Italy, a week in Florence and a couple of days in Rome, with my sister and daughter. Introduction My daughter Kate had the good fortune to spend the second semester of her junior year in college in...
  5. I

    Manchester to London to Inverness and Back - by sleeper train

    Fantastic trip with surprises by rail on the good old Caledonian Express. What a wonderful time we had and such glorious food. Full Trip Report please see here. https://notesfromthebarn.blogspot.co.uk/2017/09/the-caledonian-express-to-inverness.html
  6. BJinNM

    Hints for a handicapped traveler

    I have a good friend whose husband is a double amputee. He wears artificial legs and does very well with them. They are going to London, Paris and Budapest next April and I have been giving them hints as to what to do about laundry, phones, etc. They will have a scooter with them. I remember...
  7. C

    Fall 2017 trip to England-London, Cotswolds and......

    Hello!!! I'm so happy to have found you all again. I posted my long intro just a minute ago and look forward to learning and sharing our mutual love of travel with all of you. My husband and I are in the very early stages of planning a trip to England this fall, late...