Monthly Archives: August 2016

Trekking in Sai Kung

Rebecca and I had been planning to visit Hong Kong for quite some time, but had to keep postponing the trip and it was tentatively set for the Eid al Fitr holiday.  I was given the entire week off, but … Continue reading

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Quiet June

The holy month of Ramadan started on June 6th just after we returned from France.  The infamous summer weather was living up to its reputation.  I spent about 2 weeks in the desert for work so Rebecca kept busy watching … Continue reading

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Champagne, Chablis and Burgundy

Our Champagne, Chablis and Burgundy wine tour began on the morning of Monday, May 30th. We hopped on the bus in Paris with our group of 20 and were on our way to Champagne. Our first stop was Billecart-Salmon, the … Continue reading

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