Blog: Dave LeggettWelcome back...

Dave Leggett | 3 January 2006

Well, here we are in 2006, holidays over and it's the first day 'back at school' for most of us. Happy New Year and all that. I spent part of the festive period in Paris where I was a little surprised to see a fairly large cavalcade of British plate Lotus Elises doing their bit for Anglo-French relations as part of a big New Year's day parade in the city. Must have been a blast driving down through northern France and I wonder how many speeding tickets they racked up.

Next to the parked up Elises near to the Eiffel Tower was a limbering up marching band from a High School in Washington State and a bunch of people dressed as snowmen. Oddly enough, the spruced up and ready-to-party Norfolk hardware didn't seem at all out of place.

  


BLOG

Colossal China powers on

I'm starting to get a small idea of the scale of things here in China, but really, I'm only scratching the surface of this vast country....

BLOG

China Hot Pot

Given the startling complexity of obtaining a journalist visa for China - the code 'J2' is now indelibly stamped on my mind - it was with some surprise how swiftly I managed to sail through airport im...



Forgot your password?