Archive for ‘transport’

December 1, 2019

Snow

by duncanr

one of the things I miss living where I now do is – snow

I loved winters in Scotland and Canada for the weeks of deep, deep snow. Here in Brum, we’re lucky to get a few centimeters for a day or two before it melts away so the news this morning that Scotland was expecting 40 days of snow got me reminiscing about past winters in Scotland and wishing I was back home again

Coincidentally, a friend today emailed me a link to this . .

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November 27, 2019

GPS Impact on Air Travel

by duncanr

November 6, 2019

Ouch !

by duncanr

seconds after being interviwed by a reporter about the safety rules involving electric scooters, girl is struck by car on a crossing

July 9, 2019

Panama Canal : The World’s Shortcut

by duncanr

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June 1, 2019

Elevated Train through Building in China

by duncanr

April 6, 2019

Mobile Home

by duncanr

one of my long-standing dreams has been to own a camper-van so I could take off with my dogs and go travelling the wild places of the world

these guys built their own . . .

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January 17, 2019

Snooze while you cruise on a bus hotel

by allthoughtswork

San Francisco is only 5 hours away from LA, I can do that on two strong cups of coffee. San Francisco to Portland, on the other hand….

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November 6, 2018

Taiwanese In-Flight Instruction Video

by duncanr

hhmmm, these pre take-off instructions are a lot more creative than I remember when I last took a plane . . .

August 14, 2018

A ship-shipping ship, shipping shipping ships

by allthoughtswork

via

With twelve ships, you get egg roll.

June 17, 2018

Timelapse of 30 days at sea

by allthoughtswork

His comments at the bottom are interesting.