Not missing the UK this weekend

Most of the weekend was spent playing and beach combing on the east coast. On Saturday, after swimming lessons on Browne’s Beach, the three of us headed across the island to Bathsheba. I can’t think of anywhere I’d rather be than the east coast of Barbados. Then on Sunday we visited Bath beach with friends. […]

Swimming lessons in Barbados

As locations for swimming lessons go, the crystal clear Caribbean water at Browne’s Beach is hard to beat. It’s certainly preferable to the municipal pool back in the UK! Our daughter’s been going to baby swim classes in London since she was six weeks old, but her swimming is really coming along incredibly now she’s […]

A view of Barbados

Samuel Johnson famously said, “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life”. OK, not the most original way to start a blog post about fucking-off from London, but it’ll do. In fairness, after many years of living and working in London, I wasn’t tired of life but I was tired of ridiculously […]