Monthly Archives: August 2005

Beer more expensive

This week Belgian civilisation is shaken to it’s core by the revelation that beer prices will rise as a result of the hike in world oil prices. The news that the cost of beer will go up three percent on … Continue reading

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Return of the Photo-Crashers

Those Japanese tourist’s thirst for revenge knows no bounds. Not content with turning up in the most serene republic, now they’re all over my snaps of the French alps. Having taken 2 days of fairly relaxed driving down the Paris-Rhine-Rhone … Continue reading

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Les Grandes Vacances

We’re off on a summer holiday for the next few weeks, so nothing much is gonna happen here. Being really hard up (or tight-fisted – take your choice) I shopped around for a cheap summer break and discovered a fantastic … Continue reading

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Sad Jokes

Not all jokes are funny. Especially mine. I think this must be something to do with parentofadolescents syndrome. Once your offspring reach eleven or so, your jokes become automatically sad rather than clever, off-beat, and funny. I am therefore indebted … Continue reading

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