Sitting on an eave of the next door neighbour’s house. Where else would you find a House Sparrow? On the lawn, in the tree, in the laurel hedge, in the seed bowls (yes, he finally discovered them), in the birdhouse (repainted a few days ago, and soon to be remounted to the fence) and singing at the top of his lungs when he isn’t eating.
What’s your travel style? Are you itinerary and schedule driven, needing to have every step mapped out in advance or are you content to arrive without a plan and let happenstance be your guide?
My travel style? Strict schedules are only to be obeyed with flight arrival/departure and cruise embarkment/disembarkment times. Sure, my itinerary needs to be well thought out with a fair amount of research on key places or attractions to visit, and time to be allocated for visiting them and getting there and back (to the accommodations), but not every single step has to be mapped out. Continue reading →