Monthly Archives: December 2012

Deposit Paid

We’ve put down a deposit of £50 each for the Berlin to Moscow & Trans-Mongolian tickets!  The tickets only become available for sale 60 days before the departure of the Trans-Mongolian train and 90 days before the Berlin to Warsaw … Continue reading

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Now it gets stressful

Now that our Ascension tickets have been confirmed and paid for, it’s time to start planning the rest of the trip. The most complicated and stressful part is the Trans-Siberian. Before we even have to contend with Russian or Chinese … Continue reading

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U.S.A! U.S.A!

Today Craig and I applied for our ESTA authorisation for entry to the US. Luckily GB residents are part of a visa waiver program for the US, so apart from having to pay $14 for the paperwork, it was relatively … Continue reading

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Leaving Codemasters

I finally got round to writing and handing in my letter of resignation to Codemasters. I had spoken to HR before leaving to see if there was any possibility of me staying in their books, or taking extended unpaid leave. … Continue reading

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Ascension Island Confirmed

Today (05/12/13) we received confirmation of our flights to Ascension; they were also kind enough to take £1938 for the tickets… It’s an expensive place to go, but it’s somewhere different, where the average traveller hasn’t been. We fly on … Continue reading

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