Where's Teddy Now?

The Great Conjunction of 2020

This was night before closest approach, and even so, it was pretty brilliant (in that geeky kind of way that only astro people

Our Lady of Perpetual Football

Clearly, I jest. This is, in actuality, the ruins of the seat of the Archbishopry of Rhodes of the 15th century, Our Lady of t

Knock knock…

Who’s there? Orange! Orange who? Orange you glad I’m a mandarin? Pick one place on this planet that has it all, an


It’s autumn in Crete. The weather has turned and the leaves are turning orange very hesitantly. The rain comes in waves,

Souda Bay Remembrance

This is the Souda Bay War Cemetery, where five Canadian soldiers of the Second World War are interred. Three died defending Cr


This is Day 64. The voyage continues in… Chania. Trust me when I say that we’ve eaten locally. We’ve had som

Day 53 – Where’s the Beef?

We’ve seen some markets. in our time, and in our travels. This have been the most frenetic, and potentially gag inducing, I

Day 48 – Love Me..

The road to excess leads to the palace of wisdom.William Blake In the darkest, grimiest depths of Athena, little gems of beaut

Kyklades… er… Roadtrip

Sea trip or ferry trip would be more precise, but road trip is more accurate. For 22 days, beginning October 4, we had the goo

Day 46 – Coming Home

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered. Nelson