Author: Chris

Cheese Bar

Cheese Bar

When you need to get a place to eat last minute on a Saturday night, choices are necessarily limited.  Making the most of such difficult circumstances (which was caused by my impulsive decision to eat out), we found a place with decent reviews which was 

Mei mei

Mei mei

Solving man’s problems. I love that in particular when such actions are directed personally at me. Just the other day, I was bemoaning the lack of good Malaysia food in London.  The current offerings were either rather expensive for rather staid offerings or required half 

South Africa – Capetown

South Africa – Capetown

After our exhilarating safari, we arrived in Capetown, we decided to finish off our holiday surrounded by people rather than animals.  Following the high octane safari, waking up at 5am each day, a lie in to 7am felt rather indulgent. Since we were in the 

Botswana safari part 3

Botswana safari part 3

On safari, I gained a new found appreciation for human models.  With a bird, lion or hippo, you just had to wait for them to decide to do something photogenic.  Despite my chanting of “yawn, yawn yawn” to the hippos, it only provoked a lackadaisical 

Botswana safari part 2

Botswana safari part 2

While on safari, I was amazed not only at the big animals I had expected to see but also the small ones.  The Chobe national park is home to many interesting animals and some of the smaller birds (fist sized) were the most pretty. We