Photo links broken

You may have noted that the list of photo albums no longer appears on the side bar on the right and that clicking on the randon image results in an error. Also the gallery search function fails too. I’m aware of all of these and I’m hoping for a patch soon. The core blog software […]

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Ultra-long-haul flights

Air travel has become fairly common and it has become extremely rare to meet someone who has never been on a plane. Our tolerance for and perception of flights is all relative though. I’ve traveled internationally almost every year of my life (only two calendar years have passed without me flying internationally and my first international flight […]

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Virtual tour presentation

Last night I gave my first virtual tour talk to a group of friends and residents of my apartment building. I spoke for an hour and a half on my September 2006, 4-week trip to Kenya and Tanzania and showed nearly 200 photos most of which I still need to add to the galleries here. […]

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Long weekend in the Azores

Last weekend I went to the island of Sao Miguel in the Azores, an autonomous region of Portugal. They are an archipelago with 9 main volcanic islands and Sao Miguel is the largest and most developed. Where are the Azores you ask? About 900 miles due west of Portugal in the Atlantic Ocean. A number […]

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BA and baggage – ongoing woes

As you may know, British Airways (BA) had a major baggage issue over the Christmas / New Year’s holiday which resulted in tens of thousands of bags being delayed by several days. There was lots of finger pointing and in the end BA ended up having to charter planes just to move the mountains of bags […]

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