Category Archives: Pre-Travel

Packed – 6 hours until take off to Ascension

One mistake a first time backpacker always makes is that he or she will pack too much to begin with. It’s not my first time backpacking, but it’s my first time around the world. I’ll no doubt be ditching quite … Continue reading

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26 days to go – accommodation

Now that our Berlin to Moscow and Trans-Mongolian tickets have been confirmed we have booked places to stay in France, Germany and Russia. China was booked a few weeks ago as we needed the confirmation for the visa, but I’ll … 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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The Plan

The original backpacking through Asia idea is still there, but after watching too many travelling programs we have added a few bits! Here’s the rough plan: Ascension Island (2 weeks).  Update: Fly out 27/02/13 @ 2300, land on Ascension 28/02/12, … Continue reading

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Travelling

For a few years now my brother and I have wanted to see more of the world, the urge to go travelling has only been made worse by films and series such as A Map for Saturday, Madventures, Departures, and … Continue reading

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