II tried to visit Pompeii last year. I managed to see a little bit of it and indeed is impressive and almost overwhelming. It is amazing to see the structures and things that survived the Vesuvius eruption, and there is quite a lot still standing. I managed to take some shots with my phone as […]Read more "Pompeii then and now"
When digital spring-cleaning becomes a nightmareRead more "Tech hangover"
When I was a little younger, I lived in London for a while and although I got to know the city, life was happening, I was studying, working and feeling cold all the time. The Island has a cruel wind in the winter and in the summer…well, let’s say that there is a slight increase […]Read more "Paris is Paris, London is London"
Things look very different in Paris from the first time I went to visit it. I was going to say about 28 years ago, but let’s stick to before the Internet age. Somehow the French people are more friendly to tourists trying to find their way around the city, or the way back to the […]Read more "La vie en rose"
Vacation plans, as it is well known, usually start with trying to save money to spend on the trip; but you need to prepare for the trip, so you end up spending the money you saved buying miniature versions of things like shampoo, liquid soap, contact lenses cleansers, Tide sachets to wash nickers, smelly socks […]Read more "Planes, trains and automobiles"