Eleven Nine

I’ll set the scene. I’m sitting in my bedroom, on my comfortable high back, swivel chair at my desk. The desk is an Office Depot masterpiece and houses my state of the art computer matched with a fabulous flat...

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Hello Mexico

There you are, right where I left you. 19°25′42″ N, 99°07′39″ W. It’s been far too long. Two thousand and thirty two days since we were last together. But whilst you’ve been out of sight, you’ve never...

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Third Time Lucky

If you’re looking to see which way the political wind is blowing in the UK, then don’t look to me. I’m on something of a losing streak. I voted Labour in the 2015 general election, only to see the Conservatives...

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One CDMX Museum

A while ago I came across a Facebook post title, ‘If You Had To Choose One Museum In Mexico City’. What would it be, with the basic premise that the visitor will be in the city for just three days? I never got around...

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Family Day

Notting Hill Carnival is held over two days. We went on Sunday, which is designated family day. Children can come and marvel at the costumes in a safe, friendly and welcoming environment. Indeed, kids are encouraged to...

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Notting Hill Carnival

I’ve grown to really enjoy taking photos with my iPhone. More so than I do taking photos with my Fuji. I guess there’s a couple of reasons for this. My iPhone is a more convenient tool. It’s more instant, in...

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Wembley Stadium

The date was April 16th 1988, and yours truly was on his way to see Liverpool FC play at Wembley. For the best part of a couple of decades, Wembley was my ‘local’ stadium. I went to see plenty of games there, mostly...

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The Flickr Decade

In August 2006 I paid up for a Flickr Pro account. I’ve had a decade of use on the platform now, and still love it.  Since 2006 I’ve swapped cameras multiple times, changed blogging platforms a half dozen times but...

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