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India Holiday – Day 2

Filed under: Front Page — Allan @ 10:00 pm

Today, Mamta had curry for breakfast (Parathas) and thoroughly enjoyed it; I tried more traditional fare as I’m not sure I can do 3 curries a day! The Haze is better than Day 1, but I can still taste the burning tires. Visibility is much better too, we can see perhaps 1000m! Nice temperature of […]

India Holiday – Day 1: Delhi

Filed under: Front Page — Allan @ 12:00 pm

What a day! We checked in early to enjoy the full experience of the Virgin Clubhouse in Heathrow – and had a haircut and pork belly for dinner, all included in the Upper Class experience. What a difference to “normal” air travel, and a great start to our holiday 🙂  I am sure Iain will […]

First impressions of Kiev

Filed under: Front Page — Allan @ 4:22 pm

Last week, I visited Kiev – which is the capital of Ukraine – for a couple of days. Before I forget why it was special, I would like to share some of my initial impressions of this fascinating place. Immigration at the airport was effective and painless, although the officials were as stern and humourless […]