Time to get a high-tech binocular

My son just got a small simple binocular in birthday present. This brought back memories of when I was a kid, my dad had this big and heavy binocular that I often borrowed to watch animals in the area we lived or even better, look at the moon, amazing how you can see the craters at the edge between light and dark. We even looked at various nebular clouds and to my big surprise; if the weather is good then…

Choosing a hotel in the UK

I have been on holiday and on business trips to the UK several times, often in London. Each time the main issue before the trip was: What hotel to stay in. So time to use the search engines and check if I could find a suitable hotel, in the correct area and within my budget. In the end I ended up with several hotels that I then contacted, either by their web sites or by email. So this is not…