28 Interesting images from 2019
25 December 2019 | Living
Of course I posted on my travels throughout the year, including on Vanuatu, Sumba Island in Indonesia, assorted Australia trips like the Torres Strait Islands, Armenia, fjord travel in Norway and Svalbard and polar bears in Norway, the wonderful mosaics of Ravenna in ...
Some recent European transport encounters
30 July 2019 | Transport
▲ The wonderful old trams in Milan, this one rolling in to the Piazza della Scala.
▲ And some much more modern Italian transport, the high speed Frecciarossa (Red Arrow) about to zip off from Milan to Bologna.
▲ You can't get away from him, an Ed Sheeran concer...
London – round the city
26 February 2019 | Places
▲ This year so far I’ve been in Melbourne, Sydney, New York City and London. Passing through Gloucester Rd tube station on the District Line this art work pops up beside the line – it’s lettie eggsyrub by Heather Phiillipson, part of the Art on the Underground project...
Recent Exhibits – London & Melbourne, Pink Floyd to Hokusai
13 September 2017 | Culture
I’ve been hitting the galleries and museums in London and then in Melbourne the last few weeks.
First of all at the Victoria & Albert Museum in Knightsbridge, London there was Pink Floyd: Their Mortal Remains. I was never a huge Pink Floyd fan and the only time...
Electric Bromptons, Brompton Racing, noted Brompton Riders
8 August 2017 | Transport
I’m another enthusiast for those classic British folding bikes, the Brompton. I’ve clearly had mine for a long time, here’s a comparison between my Brompton and two other bikes in my small collection, from nine years ago.
The other day I went for a ride on a new Br...