Image by esclarabunda In the early 1970s, O-levels done, four Welsh 16-year-old prospective A-level geographers travelled to Germany to visit the university towns of Freiburg and Heidelberg, where our ‘fave’ German teacher had studied. We arrived in Freiburg via Basle with no campsite or hostel booked; this proved to be a common feature of our travels, [...]
Author Archive: Ken Reed
Ken Reed has recently retired as assistant principal at a sixth form college in Cardiff. He is married with two children who he is encouraging to travel before settling down. He began travelling at 16 and continued whilst at university and in employment visiting most of Europe, Route 66 in the US, Bangalore in India and Western Australia. He intends reprising this first visit to Freiburg with the other members of the team and start all over again! His other great interests are any type of sport, especially rugby (he has a continuing love affair with Newport rugby), cricket, running, Coldplay, clouds and UFOs (but that is another story!).