https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejorQVy3m8E How can we dance When our earth is turning How do we sleep While our beds are burning
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0McuUe-NDI Love Bryan Ferry.
Loved Glastonbury. All of it. Especially Bryan Ferry's set - among others. Not often that I go to the faff of actually uploading stuff onto Youtube - but here you go. Yes, I'm a slave to love... http://youtu.be/dF1bkbCYfI4
As ever, the picture is better if you click on the cog and choose 720HD. This is a somewhat belated video from my Egyptian Nile cruise holiday last autumn. I previously blogged about the Abu Simbel trip, a horse-drawn carriage trip through Edfu and English-Patient-like views from the air. The hot-air balloon high above the Valley of... Continue Reading →
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VnnplE_KiNM I went for a bike ride yesterday afternoon as it was such a beautiful (though very cold!) day. The camera, attached to my coat, really wasn't facing where it should have been which resulted in rather dull footage. To try and salvage something usable, I've subsequently messed around while editing it (sped the video up,... Continue Reading →
Not the most scintillating video I have ever posted. However, it does show a snapshot of daily street life in Egypt. This taken in the town of Edfu (which has a large and truly awe-inspiring 2,200 year old temple - dedicated to the falcon god, Horus - which I will blog about another time). We... Continue Reading →
We caught a small twin otter aircraft that flew us from the capital down to the coast. You don't fly particularly high and it's very noisy (and no bathroom). The journey is about 1.5 hours. I am in love with Kilimanjaro - 'the roof of Africa'. At just under 20,000 feet above sea level it's... Continue Reading →
I seem to have quite a few posts on Canada but I had such a great time it's hard not to. As mentioned elsewhere, we did the national parks of Jasper, Banff, Kootenay and Yoho, also Mount Robson provincial park (which is in British Columbia rather than Alberta) and also Kananaskis Country which I don't... Continue Reading →