Archive for the ‘Things I’m Doing’ Category

24 Hour Countdown :: 24 ώρες μέχρι την αναχώρησή

Icon Written by Fred Hart on May 16, 2019 – 19:27

Less than 24 hours to go before departure. The last week has rather dragged, as it always does before I go on holiday. I fear once I leave the time will fly by.

2018: A Year on the Road

Icon Written by Fred Hart on December 28, 2018 – 18:13

The end of the year means my countdown to the shortest day (ie, counting down to when the days start getting longer) has also come to an end – so I now need something else to count down to. Another holiday, maybe?

UK to Norway: Driving Across Europe

Icon Written by Fred Hart on January 1, 2018 – 17:42

Nearly 5 months after I first toying with the idea – I can confirm that at the end of July 2018, I will set off from Cirencester for the Norweigan city of Kristiansand – driving the whole way. I’ve started this blog to document everything – from the planning over the next few months – […]

Planes and Motorways

Icon Written by Fred Hart on October 8, 2017 – 09:50

There were planes, lots of vintage cars, people in World War 2 costume, making it an interesting day out.

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2 Nights Out in 1 Week

Icon Written by Fred Hart on July 9, 2017 – 11:44

This is my first blogpost since returning from Germany. I’ve been quite busy. Must try and post more often though.

Last Minute Addition to the Itinerary

Icon Written by Fred Hart on May 7, 2017 – 16:49

I’ve now decided that I will not stop in Sevenoaks on Friday night before crossing the Channel on Saturday morning. My new plan is to continue straight through the tunnel on Friday night, making Bruges my first overnight stop.

Goodbye, 2016

Icon Written by Fred Hart on December 31, 2016 – 23:50

Well that crept up on us all. Where did 2016 go? How on earth has 2017 arrived already?

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Cheltenham Literature Festival 2015

Icon Written by Fred Hart on October 18, 2015 – 12:49

The Cheltenham Literature Festival took place at the beginning of this month. I always end up spending far too much money on books and it takes me ages to get through them all!

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Life In the Fast Lane

Icon Written by Fred Hart on February 8, 2015 – 14:50

I drove on the motorway today – for the first time since I did Pass Plus several years ago, shortly after passing my driving test.

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2014: What A Year!

Icon Written by Fred Hart on January 2, 2015 – 22:24

December has turned to January and 2015 has arrived. I slightly miss 2014, it’s been a good year. Here’s what I’ve been up to over the last 12 months…

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