I’ll be taking a little break for the next week or so while I’m on holidays. I was going to say “soaking up the sun”, but I’ve been doing that here for the last few days, which makes me feel as if I’m already away! To get in the holiday mood, here are some lovely…

Black Sands

I’d take any beach at this stage, as long as it’s somewhere sunny! Lanzarote, Canary Islands


It’s a beautiful day here today in Ireland. This sky is not too different from the blue in this shot of a volcanic sand beach in Lanzarote. It was my first time experiencing black sandy beaches, but they work just the same as regular golden sandy ones!!! Have a lovely Sunday 🙂

Lanzarote National Park

Driving on the “wrong” side of the road for the first time, for me, was difficult. For some reason I returned to my learner driver days. The car cut out and I couldn’t change the gears without doing some serious damage to the gear box! Luckily we were in Lanzarote which is prepared for tourists…