Janis & Gary welcome you to our little bit of the Internet.

This is a place where we share our passion for Travel & Life.

After 25 years working in corporate land, we decided to focus on enjoying that big old world out there, and sharing those adventures with you.

Janis is the planner, organiser & worrier. Gary is the photographer, driver & geek.

About Us

The story of how two Londoners decided we had something about our exploits we wanted to share.

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Our Travel Plans



Another chance for a few days in London during the winter. Where shall we discover?


A return 11 years later in search of the Northern Lights & more

Ypres, Belguim

Spend some time in a special Belgium town. We want to attend the Last Post ceremony at the Menin Gate and visit the Tyne Cot cemetery.

A Portuguese Road Trip

We’re exploring the idea of discovering a lot more of this wonderful country in a trip from the UK. Madness? Probably!

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

We’re off to explore this vibrant Dutch city


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Travel Tales was last modified: March 7th, 2018 by Gary