Tag Archives: transport

Sprinter

Well, that’s not something you see every day. Me running for a bus. I say run, but it was more of an ungainly lumber, reminiscent of Bilbo rushing out of Bag End without his pocket-handkerchief. And all the while I … Continue reading

Posted in Just me, blogging ... | Tagged | Leave a comment

Train of thought

One of my many life skills is the ability to find decent train fares online. I know this doesn’t sound like a superpower, but try getting anywhere in GB by train and you will shortly be throwing your hands up … Continue reading

Posted in Just me, blogging ... | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Surrendering to France

Up until this year I had only been in France twice.  The first time was a short visit to Paris – and the last trip the Ex and I ever made together.  The second time was a week in a … Continue reading

Posted in Just me, blogging ... | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Off the rails

From tomorrow, Edinburgh's busiest and most iconic street will close (again) for almost a year. This is not for your travelling convenience.  It is not to improve journey times across the city.  It is not to expand and enhance the … Continue reading

Posted in Just me, blogging ... | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

You cannae shove your Granny

One of the dubious joys of the new(ish) job is the return to a regular commute by bus. It’s not a long journey and we are well served by a variety of routes and operators in our part of the … Continue reading

Posted in Just me, blogging ... | Tagged | Leave a comment