The news continues to stream out of Japan of the unprecedented heatwave, and it makes for sombre reading. The longest and deadliest heatwave since the 19th Century! I visited this wonderful country in the first half of July, knowing it would be hot, but astounded by just how all-consuming and furious the heat was. I … More Travel hack #2: beat the heat
Welcome to my travels
My travel blog is designed to inspire you to travel less like a tourist and live more like a local.
I haven’t posted in a while. Wedded to the new job and all that. What has spurred me to get back to writing? I suppose you could say altitude has! I’m writing this to you from seat 8A on SAS flight SK526, heading to Stockholm where I will change planes and continue on to Hong … More WiFi at 30,000 feet
Have you heard of Primera Air? No? Neither had I, until I looked up flights to New York on Black Friday last year. Lured by the £325 price tag but unsure of their pedigree, I found an article written by Simon Calder about their air fares being cheaper than WOW Air, despite claims by the … More New kid on the block: Primera Air