Formerly 'Rambling with a cantankerous old mule"
I’m sitting in the Abu Dhabi International Airport writing a quick post at the start of my three-week trip to Europe. By the time this post goes live I should … Continue reading →
It’s 1.30am local time and I’m sitting here at Abu Dhabi Airport on my way to Geneva. I hear snoring coming from somewhere out past my right shoulder. It was … Continue reading →
Last week I went flying with a friend who monitors ATM (cash) machines from the air. It was a dark, windy, overcast night; few of the photos during the flight … Continue reading →
How do they get this close? (From the recent Waterkloof Airshow – the Silver Falcons show their stuff).
After my flight down to Cape Town last week I was keen to see whether the airline could redeem itself on my return flight. Before I start, let me make … Continue reading →
I know I already posted a “Wordless Wednesday” today but I enjoyed these so much that I just couldn’t hold myself back from posting again… My previous post in July, … Continue reading →
To the consternation of parents and orthopaedic surgeons everywhere I became famous at church for flinging kids… From Pretoria to France and all the way to Madagascar I would often … Continue reading →
For this week’s photo challenge I took to the skies around Pretoria in what their pilots lovingly refer to as a “gyro”. My father excitedly recounts the story (over and … Continue reading →