The big trip

The Sale

The Sale

Aug 13, 2017

Six months ago when we made the decision to sell our home and business to travel, we had very fixed ideas. Very fixed ideas on who was going to sell it and who was going to buy it. Were we right? read on and find out! Fixed Idea A. Our first assumption was that a

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Patience is a virtue

Patience is a virtue

Apr 17, 2017

Patience is a virtue, Virtue is a grace, Grace is a little girl with dirt on her face. This pretty well sums up my dubious relationship with patience. In plain English,when patience was given out I wasn’t so much behind the door, as not even in the building. Once we made our decision to sell

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Moving On

Moving On

Mar 24, 2017

Before we can move on, we first have to move out. Close one chapter of our lives and open another, so much easier written than done. This week saw the launch of our property onto the market. The video which took more than half a day to shoot was cut down to just over two

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The calm before the storm

The calm before the storm

Mar 17, 2017

First came the decision to radically change our lives, to sell up and travel. Then we had the reaction to our dream. These were mostly of the “go for it variety”, but a few pals think we have utterly lost what meagre marbles we possess, but hey we are used to that! Now we are

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The Reaction

The Reaction

Mar 9, 2017

Making the decision to radically change our lives was one thing, verbalising it was quite another. Up until that point we could have backed out and not lost credibility. But thanks to the wonderful world of social media once we had put the story out there, we didn’t have to wait long for the reactions to

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The Decision

The Decision

Mar 7, 2017

After nearly 14 years of running our multi award winning B&B we have decided it is time for a change. For a new adventure. And that adventure involves unpicking our lives, selling our home and business, and travelling. Travelling like we have never travelled before. Approaching mid 50s in my case and tumbling down the

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