First and foremost, a big Happy Birthday to our son Mitchell, he is 26 today and has the best present and only present that he wanted - he has finally secured the visa for
Can't get any better than that for both of them.
|Where did it all go wrong - this cute little guy....|
|...to this one on the right (that is Speedie on the left)|
The precinct around Little Venice is being cleared for the IWA Cavalcade next weekend and therefore we needed to be gone by 8 am this morning - we were off before 7:30 and headed out as far as Kensal Green where we moored up to do a shop at Sainsbury's and had some breakfast before continuing on further.
Ironically we only made it as far a Alperton where we moored up for the day - right outside another Sainsbury's - could have kept going earlier if only we had known.
A reconnoitre of the area found us a Chinese restaurant which does Dim Sum , which we visited for lunch.
The style of food was the same as we have been used to from home - the
|a nice little collection of dishes|
|mmm - chicken's feet - the best|
We spent the rest of the day resting and just catching upon a couple of things - for me, it was a public holiday back home for Anzac Day, so a day that I could take it a bit easier - it won't be like that tomorrow.
We have a rough plan for the next 10 days before we head back into Little Venice and looking forward to seeing a few other places - weather dependant.
YTD: 309 Miles, 180 Locks, 6 Tunnels, 2
Totals: 3203 Miles, 2301 Locks, 104 Tunnels, 36