Superbowl Sunday and our first GIG in the U S of A

After Miami it was Superbowl Sunday – and so we headed downtown Orlando to watch the game, and the commercials. It was my first experience of an American Football game and it turns out… Continue reading

Welcome to Miami!

This weekend we explored the “party” town of Miami. The best and only reference we had was Will Smith’s hit “Miami” – so expectations were high. Party on the beach ’til the break… Continue reading

WWE … Wrestling Weekend Ends… In a downtown brawl!

So we went downtown to the Big Trash Bash… that’s right… the Big Trash Bash for more wrestling. A whole wrestling day in fact, at an American bar. We got the bus downtown… Continue reading

WWG… Wrestling Weal Gators!

Today we went to Gatorland! It was amazing! The best theme park I’ve ever been to! It’s not far from us on south OBT and isn’t as expensive as Disney and Universal etc.… Continue reading

WW…B? Weekend Wrestling Begins!

It all kicked off with Charey an Stevie flying (driving solo) to a wrestling match last night… It’s a funny sport wrestling – it’s more like dancing meets gymnastics. When Stephen asked me… Continue reading

BOOM! POW! Rocket launch is go!

Last night was a real treat! The wonderful Josh and his incredible wife Brenda invited us to witness a real rocket launching up into Space. We drove over to their house in Cape Canaveral… Continue reading

A shooting range on OBT – hotter than hell in July

Our Sunday began with shopping at the thrift store Goodwill. Stephen had already been and knew how cheap and amazing it was. And it was! We bought loads – about 20 shirts, a… Continue reading

Road trip to St Petes!

Today, after taking it easy this morning and using the lovely gym at the apartments – we drove to St Pete’s beach in St. Petersburg on the west coast of Florida. It was… Continue reading

A magical night!

What a night! Last night we went to see the orrrrlaaaando ma-gic! (The basketball team this neck of the woods). It was an incredible evening. First of all the Amway Center (note US… Continue reading

A universal week

It all started in a small place called “Universal” you may have heard of it, and we live quite close so though it would be a nice Tuesday night adventure. We didn’t actually pay… Continue reading