After much time deliberating about how we are going to celebrate Hogmanay, we decided that the best way to do it is to spend with family. Unfortunately my condition meant that I was not really energetic and frequent naps were required, so a nice relaxing week at Casa di Galli in Prague was exactly what the doctor ordered.
It was the last BBQ of the summer and we were enjoying my home-made burgers and beer on the beautiful shore of the lake in Kralingen, Rotterdam. The boys were in charge of getting the food cooked properly and us the girls were gossiping about god-knows-what. The depressing thought about the inevitable bad weather had slipped into conversation and we immediately started planning an escape plan. Lenaki mentioned that she already had plans on going to Madrid in November for a work related function – and just like that a plan was born. Continue reading