Category Archives: travel

Paris, November 2014

I was in Paris for work. Many things happened that week. You might also like: KLM Makes Up, and Other Airline Experiences Airline Usability KLM Tries Harder… But Fails Dancing Horses: The Lipizzaner Stallions

I was in Paris for work. Many things happened that week.

Rain at Yulara

We expected heat in Australia’s Red Desert, and we got it – but we also got rain. In fact, the area has had record amounts of rainfall in the last four years, and was looking far greener than we expected. There was a brief, intense rainstorm the afternoon of January 1st, with rain on the tin Read More…

We expected heat in Australia’s Red Desert, and we got it – but we also got rain. In fact, the area has had record amounts of rainfall in the last four years, and was looking far greener than we expected. There was a brief, intense rainstorm the afternoon of January 1st, with rain on the tin roof reminding me powerfully of the Indian monsoons. Video cannot convey the smell of rain on red dirt, which is nothing at all like a monsoon rain in the Himalayas!

Parasailing Over Newcastle Beach

No, this wasn’t me – I’d have got the footage from on high instead! You might also like: Helicopter Ride at Uluru and Kata Tjuta Port Douglas: “Could Be Worse…” First Days in Australia Brisbane Walkabout

No, this wasn’t me – I’d have got the footage from on high instead!