I've gotten into the habit in recent months when in a new place, of waking early, and heading out for a long walk to explore and take photos in the early morning light, and this trip was no exception. Although we have visited Gabiano several times previously, I'd never really walked around the area, especially … Continue reading Home for the Holidays | Part 2, Discovering Gabiano
Being based in the Middle East, the major public holidays are centred around the Islamic festivals of Eid al Fitr, and Eid al Adha. The first of these, Eid al Fitr occurs at the end of the holy month of Ramadan, and affords us a few days off, which this year we decided to take … Continue reading Home for the Holidays
One of the biggest privileges of my work is that I get to travel for business, and quite often (though not always!) it is to locations that are really enjoyable. This past week has been one such occasion, visiting the Philippine capital of Manila - a 10 hour flight from my current base in Jeddah. … Continue reading Manila Moments
In a previous post about my love for guitars, I mention that due to the expat lifestyle that we have, my collection is spread throughout the world, from Australia, to Dubai, Cyprus and UK. But it's not just guitars that I suffer this problem with, clothes too are strewn across the globe, and whilst this is not a major every … Continue reading Where’s that damn suit?