Progress is in the eye of the beholder #travel

I’ve been packing for an upcoming family trip to Australia. Aside from the usual clothes, toiletries, etc. there’s the usual bits and bobs you need on a trip – camera and something to read. Bits and bobs for Dave’s first visit to Aus – about 1993 Camera Spare film A few paperbacks   Bits and ...

Some of my best pics / playing with @500px

Some of my best pics / playing with @500px
Following a tipoff from The Next Web, I created a 500px gallery of some of my favourite shots over the years. The 20 shot limit (for free accounts) was quite challenging, how do you choose 20 top pics from a heaving hard drive of plenty? I decided to focus on some of my favourite shots ...

Yours in jousting

Yours in jousting
Here’s a piece I wrote for St Christopher’s Inn’s about 5 years ago, shortly after arriving in the UK. I had all but forgotten about it but a Google alert reminded me and I still think it’s pretty funny, even if it is a long read. Warwick Castle near Birmingham If you have access to ...

Planning a holiday?

It is now summer in the Northern hemisphere and the holiday season is well underway. ┬áMost of you will have planned your trips by now but it did get me to thinking, when putting a trip together what are the online resources that I like to use? Dave’s most used online travel resources How do ...
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