After getting through customs, I walked over to get my car into the city. I'm pretty sure I'm one of the only people who flies first class and then stays at a hostel! The driver had not heard of the place I was staying, but I think it's also fairly new. After stashing my bags … Continue reading Singapore galore!
Yes, I cancelled my ticket back to Vancouver at the end of this month 😮 But don't worry, I have a plan! I'm actually going to hang out in Sydney for a few weeks and work out of my company's office there. It's a good chance to get to spend time in Australia, since I … Continue reading I cancelled my ticket home.
The next part of my adventure would take me to Singapore. The only time I've ever been to Asia before would be in Turkey and the UAE, not what most people think of when you say Asia; usually most people go with either China/Japan or Southeast Asia. This time I'd be smack dab in the … Continue reading And we are off to the equator…ish.
Woke up this morning to the news out of Nice, France... Yet another tragic event in the world. Luckily everyone I know is safe, but that's not the case for many others. As terrible events seem to become more frequent, there are many different reactions people have: anger, fear, confusion, worry. But on the other … Continue reading Thoughts…
Next time I decide it's a good idea to go somewhere in the desert in the middle of summer, somebody stop me! Not to say that it's not a nice place to visit, it's just that Dubai gets very hot in the middle of the day. Actually that's an understatement... It feels like you're one … Continue reading Short stay in Dubai… With an option on heat stoke.
After the rest of my flight down to LAX, we landed safely at Terminal 6 and I headed to Alaska's Board Room to start my long layover. I had a few hours to kill until the Emirates lounge opened at 12:45. I had visited the lounge previously on a layover in LAX and while it's … Continue reading Heading over the north pole with Emirates … Santa? Are you there?
I'm on my way! I have successfully completed the first leg of my trip and have 2 more flights to go today. After an early wake up call and a ride to the airport, I headed over to the nexus lane and zipped through security... Well, relatively zippy. The regular line was quite long, and … Continue reading 127 miles down, 38,607 miles to go…