|Our holiday resort - Los Cancajos
|With my wonderful partner at Roque de los Muchachos
|Jacaranda tree at Las Nieves
|One of the huge Observatories at the Roque
|Dakota Jones arrives at the Roque
|Anna Frost on the 7,000ft descent
|Jogging down the stony trail to El Time
|On Pico Bejenado
|"They shall mount up with wings like eagles" (Isaiah 40 v31)
Staring into Barranco de las Angustias - or the 'Gorge of Fear'
|Banana plant with its gaudy flower
So, all in all, celebrations of my 80th year on planet earth went down pretty well, lasting for a couple of weeks and getting me away from all the hype and horrors of great family gatherings people seemed to expect. Sorry if I disappointed them. Maybe on my 90th, if they're still around!