Category Archives: Travel Related Tips and Commentaries

Postcard from Ethiopia

I spent a week in Ethiopia last week, as part of the process by which I am piecing together my own understanding of Africa. Partly, as I extend my business into the continent. Partly, as I build my own understanding … Continue reading…

Traveller’s Tales: A great airline lounge it is not

Because I travel so much, I do think sometimes on the travel experience, and to the efforts of the people whose job it is to keep innovating in this industry. On the topic of airline lounges, I have always found … Continue reading…

Travellers Tale: A business suit in Bangladesh

As much as I travel, and enjoy travelling around the world, I know that I should document some of the many wonderful experiences I have had.
One that I often tell is my experience at the Sheraton in Dhaka, Bangladesh in … Continue reading…

Obama and sentiments in Asia

On the morning of the inauguration of Barack Obama as the first “non-white” president of the United States, I reflected on the impressions of his elections in the different Asian countries I am familiar with. For my … Continue reading…

A Kyrgyzstan summer

A Kyrgyzstan summer
Of all the most memorable things I have done, mixing work with pleasure anywhere in the world, a few experiences stand out in my mind as the most exciting or the most deeply satisfying.
[justify]Chairing the opening … Continue reading…

Airports of the world – MY selection!!!

Airports of the world – MY selection!
I thought I should start and update my assessment of all the airports of the world that I have visited or travelled through before. As I was preparing this list, I realised … Continue reading…