A short break in Lucerne, a beautiful city amongst the lakes and mountains of central Switzerland.
Paphos, in north west
10 days of sun, sand and scenery in April 2001.
Rouen, Normandy, France
A long weekend combined with a town break, and a little Christmas shopping.
Dieppe, on the Normandy coast of
A few days in a town with long-standing links to both the UK and Canada, and the scene of an early Allied invasion of occupied France during World War 2.
A pretty town built around an old port, popular with artists.
Malta and Gozo
A week on the Maltese Islands one February - mixed impressions.
A 10-day trip to Maryland, USA in November 2001 (shortly after the terrorist attack on the World Trade Centre).