Meandering… | Luxurious Nomad


Topless Prince (my trusty convertible) and I went a-meandering today…  No actual destination in mind – just seeing where we ended up…     Fabulous day exploring a foundry, two castles, a Saxon village, a 13th century pub and Egyptian mummies! October 4, 2017 Leigh (Bella) St John 0 What a magnificent day!  I needed …
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Today's Office… | Luxurious Nomad


It’s a hard life when this is your office for the day… The cruise ship, Ocean Majesty was in the harbour for a visit… …and it’s a good thing they are not superstitious about name changes, as she has been called: 1966–1985: Juan March 1985–1986: Sol Christina 1986–1988: Kypros Star 1988–1994: Ocean Majesty 1994–1995: Olympic 1995: Homeric 1995 onwards: Ocean Majesty These …
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Best Birthday Ever… | Luxurious Nomad


This year, I had the absolute best birthday ever! Starting last Sunday with Goodwood, then on my actual birthday Gillian and her daughter Ellie took me out for brunch – it was soooooo lovely and delicious! …then cruising on one of the last horse-drawn canal boat at Tiverton… followed by a boat trip over to …
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Brixham by Boat | Luxurious Nomad


A perfect morning to literally just walk across the street and board a boat, cruising over Torbay to Brixham… …and back home in time for another movie, more wine, and then getting ready to go out to meet up with dear friends to celebrate my birthday at the Imperial… Yet another perfect day! ~ Bella …
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Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way | Luxurious Nomad


Today it was a glorious 20oC and so Boswell (my cute little rental car) and I headed out exploring along the Wild Atlantic Way… …and managed to find Easky Pier and Castle – although this sign was not exactly encouraging! I love that dotted around the coast are the drawings made my local youngsters, encouraging …
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Sligo Rally | Luxurious Nomad


Welcome to the Connacht Motor Club Sligo Rally! I caught up with a friend today and we went to Riverstown Folk Park for what is known as a regroup halt – essentially a short rest-stop during the Sligo Stages Rally. After a wonderful fill of motor fuel fumes, we headed to Sandhill for lunch… All …
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Welcome to Sligo, Ireland | Luxurious Nomad


After a delightful time with friends in Malahide, on Monday I drove across the country to Sligo where I will be staying for the next nine weeks. It was sprinkling all day but that did not dampen my enthusiasm…  This (below) is the view from my bedroom balcony on the day I arrived… As I …
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Farewell Romania ~ Hello Ireland! | Luxurious Nomad


First, let me say, “I love Romania!” I would go back there at any time – but that’s for another post… Yesterday morning I left beautiful Romania and since my flight was at 07:15, I arrived at the airport at 04:30 – thinking that would be plenty of time… Hmmmmmm…………… This (below) is a photo …
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