Monthly Archives: September 2007

Amazing Russia

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24 August 2007 Another long haul journey, kicking off with a high speed motorway run to Manchester courtesy of Phil and his RS Focus. He continues to elude the speed cams, despite averaging at least 120 miles per hour along the A6. From Mancs it’s a quick 45 minute hop to Heathrow, and then on [...]

United Kingdom – 2007

Fields near Sawrey village

15 August 2007 The weather. This seems to be the main topic of conversation as soon as you set foot in England. I can’t really understand why because it is absolutely crap. It’s middle of summer and absolutely pissing it down. I’ve had better days in peak winter season in Cape Town, yet the consensus [...]