The Best Description Of Jet Lag…Ever

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I’m reading the novel “Pattern Recognition” by William Gibson. Seth Godin recommended it. Loving the book, especially its description of jet lag, which unfortunately I often have to endure:

“Five hours’ New York jet lag and Cayce Pollard wakes in Camden Town to the dire and ever-circling wolves of disrupted circadian rhythm. Continue reading “The Best Description Of Jet Lag…Ever”

India’s Hidden Gem…Bhopal!

Tribal Museum
Tribal Museum
Tribal Museum
Tribal Museum
Pool side at Jehan Numa Palace
Pool side at Jehan Numa Palace

When we think of holidays in India, we think of the Taj Mahal in Agra, Jaipur in Rajasthan, the beaches of Goa, and the bustling cities of Mumbai and Delhi. Having just come back from India, I have to say that Bhopal must be added to the list.

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How To Avoid Pickpockets (2min read)

G. Kearsley, Fleet Street
G. Kearsley, Fleet Street

I’m not normally on the look-out for crime-related material, but I couldn’t resist listening to an interview of “Pickpocket King” Bob Arno. He learned his trade through performing on shows, and has gone on to become the leading expert in the world. He now advises law enforcement agencies. And here’s what I learnt on how pickpockets operate, how to avoid them and what precautions to take: Continue reading “How To Avoid Pickpockets (2min read)”