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In ESL class the other day, the topic was Halloween. This was because Massi, who came from the Middle East this summer and is mystified by much that she sees in American culture, asked if we could talk about it. 542 more words


Rally bike prepping has started!

Preparations of the Rally bike – the KTM 690 Enduro R has begun in Denmark. Parts are arriving and a big transformation will take place in the capable hands of veteran Intercontinental Rally participant Peter Gjørup Kristensen! 22 more words

Watery Fowls

Apologies to non British readers and youngsters reading this, who probably won’t understand the title. Those of a certain age, however, most definitely will.

Yesterday evening I arrived at my hotel door and was somewhat concerned to see the card reader already lit up, nice and red.   649 more words


Oh great start, just brilliant.

Awake early on my first day back in Africa and no water in the hotel room. Joyous.

Luckily I’d got a few bottles of water in the night before, so could brush my tooth. 143 more words