A Wing and A Prayer August 5th 2009 I don't have a crystal ball. But in ten years time, I bet we won't be racing the world around on cheap flights.
Lets all cross our fingers and hope that the price of oil goes back up and keeps going skyward.
For the good of the world and our kids, lets hope 'Budget Flights' are just a silly passing fad.
'Pay peanuts and you'll get monkeys' is the old saying - I paid peanuts for my ... read more
Europe » Spain » Valencian Community » Valencia Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more
i never meant to go travelling, I just went. You start moving and can't stop, and when you do the inertia swells in your head like sea until the tides take you off again.
I'm loving reading other peoples stories on travelblog and find it a really amazing place to research where i want to go in future, as well as just hearing normal peoples lives, away from the filtered and edited rubbish we are fed by the tourism industry and the cliched 'travel' sections of Sunday newspapers.
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