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The Journey of a thousand miles

UNITED KINGDOM | Tue, 5 Jul 2016 | By claire_missy | Views [218]

This story began in Cork Airport and now, on the second leg of the journey in Heathrow, the two airports are as different as can be. Cork Airport so small,  it could fit Heathrow, maybe five or six times over? That may be an exaggeration. Cork Airport ... Read more >

Tags: airports, heathrow, travelling

An 87 day engagement

AUSTRALIA | Tue, 12 Apr 2016 | By the_life_of_lady_laura | Views [438]

87 days isn’t a very long time to be engaged. It also isn’t a very long time to plan a wedding in a country that is across the other side of the world to you and in a city that is unfamiliar to one of you. It could have and probably should ... Read more >

Tags: australia, bucks, dubai, emirates, family, friends, heathrow, hens, perth, wedding

Travel Alert UK - Heathrow Gridlock

WORLDWIDE | Sat, 26 Nov 2011 | By safetyhub | Views [973]

A general strike involving up to 2 million public sector workers is expected to bring the UK to a standstill on Wednesday November 30th 2011. Bus and train services will be affected, hospitals will be running minimal staff levels and many services ... Read more >

Tags: heathrow, london, travel-alert, uk

The Adventure Begins!

UNITED KINGDOM | Fri, 23 Apr 2010 | By joshmarktom | Views [458] | Comments [1]

With all the ash clouds finally clearing it looks like we will soon be airborne and on our way to New Zealand. I cannot wait! This will either be 13 of the most incredible months of slumming it or 1 wild month of non-stop partying!!  I will try and ... Read more >

Tags: heathrow, langport, uk, volcano

Dazed and Con-fused

UNITED KINGDOM | Mon, 1 Jun 2009 | By conlay | Views [483]

Well, it finally happened.   I’m leaving, I’m going off to meet new interesting people and make them feel nervous and uncomfortable.   This date has been coming for such a long time now, but it never seemed very real at all. It was one of ... Read more >

Tags: daze, excitement, fear, heathrow, kendal mint cake, london, start

Bumpy Flight, Hong Kong and no Mc Donalds!

HONG KONG | Wed, 11 Mar 2009 | By liam_omalley | Views [892]

Well, I'm finally here, down in Australia, and so far its great! Set off from Heathrow to Hong Kong last Monday Night, to say it was a bumpy flight would be a bit of an understatement, unfortunately it decided to be rather rough just at the point that ... Read more >

Tags: australia, flight, heathrow, hong kong, plane, sydney

The Adventure Begins...

AUSTRALIA | Mon, 2 Feb 2009 | By caitlin_wills | Views [646] | Comments [3]

THE ADVENTURE BEGINS... I arrived at Heathrow at 4:50am this morning, Monday 2nd Feb.  I was really bloody lucky that I knew the guy in Perth who checked me in (regular heavy drinker @ Carnegies) so I got away with having overweight baggage (27k instead ... Read more >

Tags: arrival, condie, heathrow, snow

Jolly Old London

UNITED KINGDOM | Tue, 16 Sep 2008 | By sylvia_aiko | Views [577] | Comments [2]

Michelle and I left DC yesterday and took an overnight flight to London.   We didn’t get much sleep on the plane, and England time is ahead of DC time, so we basically lost a whole night and are now severely sleep deprived.   But no worries, we’re ... Read more >

Tags: heathrow, london

some things never change

UNITED KINGDOM | Thu, 22 Jun 2006 | By simon_monk | Views [1544] | Comments [1]

With two young children it's been a while since I actually had a completely free couple of hours to simply wander at will around London, and what strikes me this time is the sheer visual texture of the city. Bricks, marble, timber, sandstone, copper ... Read more >

Tags: airports, architecture, heathrow, humour, london, modern, swiss re

Sydney is just a tad warmer than London

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 10 Jan 2002 | By stowaway | Views [1510] | Comments [5]

Hiya everyone, Well I'm back in Australia(for those who didn't already know this). I survived the chills of London and the multitude of customs inspections with my shoes, backpack, shish pipe and mandola intact. The tube train broke down on the way ... Read more >

Tags: customs, heathrow, home, mandola, rockstar, sydney

 

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