Worcester to Upton to Gloucester

Worcester to Upton can be seen here: https://youtu.be/HAkq85V-Bxs After a stunning night sky in Gloucester we headed down to Upton On Severn. Found this just before we leftSo pulled it out for firewoodA cheeky little engraved heart We passed through Diglis lock and had a short journey ahead of us. We had in mind that … Continue reading Worcester to Upton to Gloucester

Kidderminster to Worcester

Today's journey heading off the canal system and onto the river: https://youtu.be/-e-3DpZWTxs After 2 days of waiting for the levels of the river to fall we got the nod. It's not quite there but it's good enough to get going and she should continue to fall behind us. I was inextricably nervous this morning, I … Continue reading Kidderminster to Worcester

So here we go – The Nomad is off again.

Day 1Business as normal as we filled up with diesel, pumped out the loo and headed off for Gloucester docks. With winds gusting at 40mph (Richard lied to me and said they'd be less so I wouldn't worry, the cheeky git!). We got caught in a few full on downpours but made it ok to … Continue reading So here we go – The Nomad is off again.

Māhina Avon Ring – Day 2

Welcome back anxiety, ffs, hoping there will be a day on this trip where i don't get morning jitterbugs! Anyways, as normal, once moving, all is well. One thing I've noticed when you talk to boaters about trips, the trials and tribulations of the trip very much become just part of how it is boating … Continue reading Māhina Avon Ring – Day 2