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.
Monday, 12 February 2007
It’s always more expensive than you plan.
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.
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.
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;
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.
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.
Saturday, 27 December 2003
Inger put me onto a new travel guide, and I’m already planning the trip.
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?
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.
Friday, 25 July 2003
Makes everybody jealous when you say you’re going there
Great beaches and the Alps nearby
Saturday, 28 June 2003
They’re serious about this “midnight sun” thing
Discovered I actually like herring
Fantastic mobile phone coverage
Hima & Sali
Monday, 23 June 2003
quick 1.5-hour boat ride from Helsinki
cool, still-foreign-looking passport stamps
full of beautiful european architecture / city planning
Thursday, 30 January 2003
Travel bookmarks have been reorg’d and cleaned; the RSS feed gives you the latest additions. Suggestions welcome.