This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Crete Camp 2015

Barbecue today. So change of plan and morning training in the arboretum surrounded by the mini-beasts. It’s also Saturday and the beach will be packed. More grappling with brain engaged  (hopefully).

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This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Crete Camp 2015

Someone said they had yoga for breakfast, but I think I must have mis-heard. The sea is pretty exciting again today, with big waves rolling in to shore. A breakthrough conversation today with the Leader of the Elders, always dapper in straw trilby (even in the sea). Read More

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Crete Camp 2015

Big waves on the beach today. Small gathering of Elders – there was Parliamentary vote last night on the economic proposals. Pharmacists back at work, but the banks are still closed. Life seems fairly normal but this can only really be an illusion.
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This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Crete Camp 2015

Day dawns, yoghurt is white and smooth and delicious and honey is sweet. Have been working on creativity and so did the old exercise of “make your own tools”. So ate my yoghurt and honey with a spoon made from a crust of bread. I don’t think it will take the art world by storm but it was fun and tasty. Read More

02.30 wake up call. It’s not like I’ve volunteered for the SAS or anything but if you want to catch Ryanair to Chania that’s what it takes. So usual mob of black tracksuits at the check-in folloed by airport breakfast. This was a good choice as no matter what size we ordered the same food came.

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Crete Camp 2015

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This entry is part 10 of 8 in the series FWC China Trip 2014

China Trip 2014 – Day 7 to the end!

Waking up on Mount Wudang – wow! How many people can say that? And in the Tai Chi Hotel.

First Temple Complex of the day is the South Cliff Palace. Although the buildings are of the Ming Dynasty, Daoists were here hundreds of years earlier, at least in the Yuan Dynasty.   Read More