mark nottingham


Around the World in 24 Days

Sunday, 22 April 2007

I haven’t blogged for a while because I’ve been on the road, a lot. Although I got back a while back, I’m just now catching up.

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Things to Remember when Moving Country

Monday, 12 February 2007

It’s always more expensive than you plan.

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Tempest in a Teacup, Counterclockwise*

Sunday, 10 April 2005

Those who have been preoccupied by Two Funerals and a Wedding may have missed news of a developing diplomatic crisis in Australia.

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Coffee, Tea, or Shove that Phone Right Up Your…?

Sunday, 10 April 2005

As if flying wasn’t enough of a trial already, you may have heard that the FCC is considering lifting their ban on mobile phone use in airplanes. While the FAA may still restrict their use, this is just one barrier less to having a person yammering away for hours on end, one foot away from your ear.

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Travel Warning

Thursday, 17 March 2005

I personally like Airbus planes, especially the A340, but Risks Digest has given me a reason to avoid some of them;

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Sunday, 19 September 2004

If you’re wondering where the promised travel stories from Melbourne got to, you’ll have to wait a bit longer; other events overtook me.

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And now for something completely different: Roadblog!

Wednesday, 8 September 2004

I’m typing this from the Red Carpet Club in San Francisco International Airport, about to depart on a snap vacation to Melbourne.

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Next trip: Molvania

Saturday, 27 December 2003

Inger put me onto a new travel guide, and I’m already planning the trip.

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Travel Notes: Vienna, Venice, Bolzano

Friday, 26 December 2003

We’ve lived in California for more than four years now, and Anitra grew up in Melbourne, with the result that she first saw snow falling from the sky when she was 25. When we had an opportunity to take a week’s holiday right before Christmas, we decided against somewhere sunny; why more of the same?

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Saturday, 26 July 2003

I spent more time today saying “dude” than I ever have before (proportionally), because I took a little drive. As you may have guessed, Antibes left me a little cold, despite the weather; I’m not a big fan of seaside resorts.

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On Antibes

Friday, 25 July 2003

Pros Makes everybody jealous when you say you’re going there Great beaches and the Alps nearby Sailing!

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On Helsinki

Saturday, 28 June 2003

Pros: They’re serious about this “midnight sun” thing Discovered I actually like herring Fantastic mobile phone coverage Hima & Sali Free bicycles!

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On Tallinn, Estonia

Monday, 23 June 2003

Pros: quick 1.5-hour boat ride from Helsinki cool, still-foreign-looking passport stamps full of beautiful european architecture / city planning

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mnot : Bookmarks : Travel

Thursday, 30 January 2003

Travel bookmarks have been reorg’d and cleaned; the RSS feed gives you the latest additions. Suggestions welcome.

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