Environmental conservation organisation and charity Balloons Blow have published a list of environmentally friendly alternatives to balloon releases and other celebrations, including blowing bubbles. Perhaps a much better tribute to Alfie?
So with cash in hand, it was down to the hotel car rental company to rent a Corvette with said winnings. Surprising Ian, we spent the day driving around Nevada, visiting the Hoover Dam and other sights. This photo of Ian was taken at the Red Rock Canyon.
Anyhow, the more interesting fact was the both bottles of wine had the ABV content listed at 12.5% ABV, less than the 13% advertised on the wine list. Not wishing to make issue for the group, we drank up and left.
Maybe this will be a warning to people who post on social media in the public domain. You never know what may come back to haunt you in the future!
Sailing to England off the coast of Algiers, an engine room fire resulted in a catastrophic explosion, killing four crew members. The fire could not be fought because of a lack of electrical power.
“I’ve even bought a kilt to be married in!” continues Jimmy. “A kilt?” exclaims Archie. “That’s magic, you’ll look pure smart in that. What’s the tartan?”
I’m quite savvy when it comes to this sort of thing, but this experience has left me more worried about how companies use and store your personal data. I think it’s time to question why hotels demand this data and more importantly, how they store and destroy it?
Just twenty personal interesting facts and observations about Rio de Janeiro before you visit.