Yes the time has finally come to rejoin the wild wild web, public internet, and this time rather than being self hosted, its found a home with a swiss based commercial hosting provider. And for those who are interested in a good hoster give them a try hostpoint.ch
As for what this site is, first no, its not a space site although I am a supporter of space exploration. In effect this is a blog style site for sharing things with the general internet. Its broken up into multiple sections which are:
Hong Kong August 2023.
After China finally opened up after the covid nightmare, my finances allowed it, and various other things aligned, the time to go back to Hong Kong has finally arrived after way too many years. Just think of all the changes over the past 30+ years since my first visit. [read
On my latest Singapore trip back in April 2023, on a stormy day I visited the Botanical Gardens
, which is also home to the National Orchids Gardens
, the result is this very colorfull gallery. And yes I will add Australian Orchids when time allows. [view
Yes, back to Singapore for the second time in 2 years. Some people would call me nuts and claim that it would be too dull to visit too often, but no, not for me; it's one of my favorite places to visit, and with each visit, I always have more things to see and do. [read
Kieser Physio and Strength Training.
People said it would never happen, that I would never join any gym, but were they all wrong, as after my back went out yet again, and on the recommendation of a work colleague, I went to see Kieser for physiotherapy and ended up joining the strength training program. [read
Singapore July 2022.
This is my first trip since most of the planet came out of the covid restrictions, and while this is not even close to my first visit to Singapore it is going to be the first where I can actually play tourist, and do some shopping, serious shopping. [read
I have been heavily involved in the photography world for many decades, and yes starting with film back in the 70s, moving through various technologies, range finder, SLR etc. This page covers the camera gear which I use on a regular basis for all types of shooting, plus some general comments. [read