Monthly Archives: July 2008

Sporting Bonus

I have just had the opportunity to see the start of Rally Russia from the comfort of my hotel window. It seems that this annual event starts here and has an international competitor base. There was a long period of … Continue reading

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Places visited this year so far

Since starting my new job at the end of January I have been able to visit a number of different places. I have marked up the following map to help keep track of my movements in terms of places where … Continue reading

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Another year – now time flies!!!

Well it’s that time again 😉 It is a year since the last time we celebrated this occasion. Need a clue? If so click below! But if you know – just read on!!! Click here for big clue Last year … Continue reading

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St Petersburg some general comments

Beautiful city although this is – I have a few comments to make about my first impressions upon arriving here!!! The journey here consisted of two flights – ABZ to CDG and CDG to LED – I think that ABZ … Continue reading

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St Petersburg

I am currently embarked on my first trip to Russia – St Petersburg to be exact. What a wonderful city this is! I am not much into history but I have to say that the architecture here is really spectacular. … Continue reading

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