Experiences

Catalonia declares independence from Spain
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We spent from 5.30am on Sunday morning at the local library, or biblioteca, less than 100m from my...

Supermoon rising over Parc Collserola
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After taking the monthly arrivals and departures of the moon for granted, my young son is teaching me...

The Crossabeg Book: The Slaney and the World by Dave Walsh
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or all the travelling I've done, it's always good to come home. I am writing these words 50m...

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Grey-headed albatross - vulnerable species, 2.2m wingspan! © 2007 Dave Walsh I'm writing from the Greenpeace ship Esperanza,...

Hellfire Club, West Wycombe
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In yet another episode in a never-ending series, blather.net returns to the lair of the English Hellfire Club...

stonehenge solstice
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Dave escapes the gravitational pull of London, stopping off for a mid-winter visit to Britain's best-known megalithic site......

Bonfire Night Lewes
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Blather goes to Bonfire Night in Lewes - complete with exploding government ministers, some fine-anti-popery, fireworks-dodging and general...

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Ghosts, UFO's and angry ex-girlfriends. I've dealt with them all. But, nothing could have prepared me for *the...

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Dave reports from the bridge of the Rainbow Warrior, in New Zealand, on the eve of the 20th...

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Clean air, ice maidens, wild viking hordes... "North" is a web log by Barry Kavanagh, who is now...