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What Works In A Danfo?

You know how when you are about to buy a second-hand product – like a phone or a TV – you ask the seller what’s wrong with it (because the assumption in Nigeria is that nobody ever wants to sell something that still works fine, not even, I don’t know, if the person just wants to raise money to buy something better). 1,215 more words


Drunk Foo Fighters fans and lonely bus nerds: A Friday night journey home

An old schoolfriend of mine lives in Beckton, east London, and I spent the evening at his flat. We caught up on crucial news and played Human Fall Flat, a game I impulse-bought in Seoul after watching some people on Korean television playing it, and laughing a lot. 610 more words


Coming to Hedon from Hull for Hedfest? Catch the bus!

Coming to Hedon from Hull for Hedfest? Avoid the parking blues! Catch the bus!

For timetables of EYMS buses visit www.eyms.co.uk or go direct to the link at that website:  10 more words


Brazil Tip # 2: Wag that finger!

Wing here.

In North America, taking the bus is as simple as waiting at the bus stop, paying your fare, and getting on.

However, in Rio de Janeiro, when you want to catch the bus, it’s customary to stretch out your arm and wag your finger. 161 more words


THURSDAY: The Boy on the Bus Part Three

The next day, on Kelta’s Anne daily routine, the bus was busy…which was out of her routine.

It seemed filled to the rim with young and old business people, regulars like her of course, and the teenager that kept grabbing her attention and inquisitive thoughts. 329 more words



We landed at Gatwick and then caught the train to West Brompton where we walked 2 blocks to my brother-in-law Gary’s flat.  We didn’t do much except go get some dinner and a couple of groceries from the Co-Op the first day. 448 more words