I have added a new item to my pre-travel checklist; downloading podcasts so I can listen to them offline. Twelve to fifteen hours worth! In addition to the 12 hours or so of downloaded TV series/HBO movies etc I am set for two international flights. I haven’t listened to the news on the radio in … Continue reading Podcast delights!
Australia is a constitutional monarchy. The Queen of Australia - Queen Elizabeth the 1st (She is Elizabeth the 2nd in the UK but only the first Elizabeth we have had) has very little sway these days in terms of our laws, the parliament and that sort of thing but we still get a public holiday … Continue reading The Sad Case of the Vanished Cracker Night.
New York is legendary. The thing of thousands of stories. Central Park is ...well...central to many of these stories. Police dramas where unsuspecting joggers get murdered or raped on one of the winding pathways to romances like When Harry Met Sally. A quick search of the internet throws up several web pages that give you … Continue reading Central Park, New York