Sunday morning, sat in the boat looking over Little Venice has got to be something I can highly recommend. The hustle and bustle of central London seems so much calmer here. Cyclists, walkers, tourist boats, narrow boats and the smaller “yuppie” goboat hire cruisers all criss-crossing and moving like a choreographed ballet. These pre booking … Continue reading Reflecting
Today it’s a journey from Willowtree Marina to Little Venice along the Paddington Arm, over 11 miles with no locks. We had a boat full of friends and family with my sister and 2 nieces all with their respective partners. Overall the majority of the canal was very pleasant and only small sections were grubby … Continue reading Arriving in Little Venice
Wonderful weather today and again a surprise with how green everything was. We had a really nice trip and Jan and Paul enjoyed their first cruise experience doing Denham deep lock. Willowtree Marina is very nice and we had time to have a late lunch at the “lock & quay” the food was excellent.