Notice anything different about today's post compared to the other ones in this series, less D-eh 1? Today we breakfast with our crew and then are on our own for the morning with the first bus leaving at 10 and the next bus leaving at 1400. Those who wish to explore can go early but … Continue reading Day 4
We had a great breakfast in the hotel, we shared our table with Len which was nice. We arrived fashionably late, after talking to our son who had already eaten. The sleep was worth it. Breakfast was worthy of piling up on and making it last till later in the afternoon - which I did … Continue reading Day 3
Well, this post is meant to be sent while we are at the airport so that any interested party can read it while we are in the sky. Unfortunately, the flight out of Edmonton is delayed by 45 minutes. Since there are a lot of connecting passengers for the tour around 49 people. I … Continue reading Take Off D-eh!
How is that for a Canadian entry into the travel blog? It is almost 4 years from the last time we did something like this - you may recognize the photo above from the blog that started this off last time. This time my wife and I get to leave from Saskatoon instead of Edmonton … Continue reading Take Off D-eh -1
Today we bid fair Dalmahoy and Edinburgh a fond farewell as we journey south into the land beyond the wall. Hadrians Wall, which we will stop at for lunch on our way to Newcastle for the next few days. David, our courier, kept up a running commentary while we made our way over the Weak … Continue reading Day 5
So, Canada Day has come and gone, lazy days at the cabin are just about to come to an end and we are just about to get back into the car for home. To the brand new slightly golden grass we had put into our back yard last week. Yes, I know it should be … Continue reading Countdown to Edinburgh
The prep concert was on June 10, 2017 for the Edmonton audience - and what a kind audience it was! That was, by the way, the second time I had sung the music with the choir - which was 100% more than another 'guest' chorister from Thunder Bay!! I think we managed to pull our … Continue reading UK Calling – What do I do until we leave?
Well, what a night. Park in the parking lot, walk into the hall and get ready to sing what's missing - a warm up - why because we were still pretty warmed up from just before supper hour with the rehearsal. For a guy that normally sings two concerts on the same day, nothing wrong … Continue reading UK Calling, the concert