Birthday at Le Meridian Hotel, Abu Dhabi January 11th 2011 Out to Le Meridian Hotel and the Culinary Village (http://www.lemeridien-abudhabi.com -- also good for drinking beer at a couple of the sports bars during sunny afternoons or weekends, like NRG Sports bar with many TV screens and happy hour between 7-9pm) with motley crew of teachers: 40+ country-Tom from Owen Sound; Cheryl from Louisiana; Felicia from Durban, S.A.; 2-year, going for a possible 5 ... read more
Off now to the South American continent once again after a short trip to Brasil in JAN.2013. Again, I am shooting to travel light, and hoping for under 28kg, with little more than a carry-on bag, containing my laptop, mini pad, cameras, lens and a 50mm prime, batteries/chargers, power adapter, wires, cords and extensions.
I never travel without my diary of one kind or another, be it a paper journal, blog or a mish-mash of both.
One should always have something sensational to read on the train. e.g. my journal or a great read like a literary fiction novel.
I have b... full info