Fort Worth Airshow

Today we headed north of Fort Worth for an Airshow, the second day of a 2 day show. The show was great, a range of military and commercial aircraft to look through, displays, interactive activities and…

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More around Grapevine

Slow start to the day, catching up on the endless college (or high school) football coverage. Later was more exploring of Grapevine, off to our first Walmart, buying a basketball and football to play with, between…

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Magnolia Markets, Waco

For devotees of the home improvement show “Fixer Upper” Waco is somewhat of a spiritual pilgrimage. Getting there was interesting having to navigate some of the massive highways around Fort Worth. Outside of the city area…

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Intro to Grapevine

This morning we washed clothes, which was required after 10 days of no washing. We then went for a walk, discovering playgrounds and finding a local shopping centre. Wing stop for lunch, made healthy by fresh…

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Travel to Texas

Wednesday was another long day of travelling. We packed up and had breakfast in the cafe outside the hotel and then got in a Lyft (big Chevy Suburban) for the slow ride across Manhattan and then…

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Last day in NY

After 8 days of perfect weather, today was drizzling and raining for much of the day. It was still quite warm though and was still 20C at 10 o’clock at night. I went for a jog…

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Rowing

After our US national network television debut we had some crepes (delicious) and coffee (overtook Jobe Watson’s as the best we’ve had) nearby on the upper west side. We then walked across to Central park for…

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