When This All Ends…..

It Too Shall PassWhen this all ends, I would like to see these changes Polio, malaria, typhoid, ebola, the 1918 epidemic etc and now Covid19 are all products of poverty and/or poor education. We are learning too, that they  disproportionately affect and are...

Cruising. In Crisis? And Now CoVid19, Bailouts and more.

Cruising. Blocking The View?Sydney Harbor Bridge is behind the Ovation of the Seas.   It is a huge vessel and of course cannot get under the Sydney Harbor Bridge to where cruise boats and others normally dock.   Presumably the cruise line is paying a lot to moor in...

On This Brexit Day

It is going to be a long path. On this Brexit Day…. My View has remained unchanged ever since the untimely and ill understood Referendum. Economic reviews have really not changed. Obviously. The United Kingdom (and there remains a risk to that name in the future...

Building a School in Sierra Leone

Building A School In Sierra Leone FollowFollow School Details Started in late 2016 this school now has, as of January 2019, 297 children enrolled with 6 teachers (3 are volunteers).  The school has 6 classrooms, teachers room, small Heads office, teacher toilet and a...

Asia

Asia Searching for..... Routes Beyond The Challenges Facing Asia Shimla Shimla  Mumbai Mumbai Bandung Jakarta to Bandung Seoul Seoul & DMZ Mount Sinai Melbourne Melbourne Japan Japan By Rail Asia Posts“Weather about to get better – it’s going to rain”...

A Global, Common Theme, Witnessed First Hand

Darkening Skies?There is a lot of talk about Climate Change, Nationalism and Isolation in last few weeks.  Well, here are my observations of 4 days this past week, (brought about by a convoluted set of meetings).Roar of the engines, nose up, clunk of wheels...

Building A School In Sierra Leone

This is the story of How and Why, we managed to build a Primary School in Sierra Leone, West Africa.Click here to see a video of the story of the school being built in a remote part of Sierra Leone.Click here to read more about it.Click here to see photograph albumSee...

Hope in a Small African Country

So this looks like just the country that is recovering from Ebola, mudslides that killed thousands, a 12 year civil war and is in the bottom few of any measure, financial or quality of life, of any country? Hope In A Small African Country War, famine, corruption,...

Disconnected Yet Connected

We Live In A More Connected and Yet More Divided World, Than Ever Before Above – ‘We are all going to the same place”. Right  – “Passing By”   “With affordable global air travel, the internet and telecommunications.. …we...

Overtourism

Overtourism Travel, and hence interaction between different peoples is surely, overwhelmingly, a good thing from many viewpoints, particularly in avoidance of conflict due to knowledge and affinity. Had mass tourism been around, World War 1 would likely not have...

Overtourism

Going to Routes Beyond because of Overtourism! Overtourism Travel, and hence interaction between different peoples is surely, overwhelmingly, a good thing from many viewpoints, particularly in avoidance of conflict due to knowledge and affinity. Had mass tourism been...

Opinion

In My Opinion This is an archive of posts and reviews on various topics. Opinion Posts MenuWhen This All Ends….. On This Brexit Day Building a School in Sierra Leone Overtourism A Global, Common Theme, Witnessed First Hand Hope in a Small African Country Cruising. In...