Monthly Archives: March 2011

The first cruise-ship of the 2011 season

Hello again my dear reader, the weekend just gone marked the arrival of the first cruise ship to Bermuda for the 2011 season. The ship was the Seven Seas Mariner, a massive ship that dwarfed the buildings on Front street … Continue reading

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Wednesday night football, more blisters

Hello again my dear reader, I went to play football after work yesterday. It was a great day for it, the weather was dry and not too hot. The game (casual pick-up game) usually starts around 18:30 and lasts for … Continue reading

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The start of our vegetable patch

Hello again my dear reader, you may remember from a previous post that we have started growing vegetables. The progress so far has been pretty amazing. It looks like whatever you put in the ground in Bermuda grows directly without … Continue reading

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First time in the water for 2011

Hello again my dear reader, Saturday 26th of March marks the first swim of the year for me. Jitka has yet to get in the water, it’s still too cold for her. We were at the beach walking Athena and … Continue reading

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RIP grandmother Tasoula

Hello again my dear reader, it’s a beautiful day in Bermuda. But, it’s a sad day for my family back home. My maternal grandmother Tasoula died today after a long period of being ill and unable to even look after … Continue reading

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Lunchtime options in the centre of Hamilton

Hello again my dear reader, I saw a very interesting blog entry recently about the search for the best burger in Bermuda. You can read it here. I was inspired by it to come up with a list of lunchtime … Continue reading

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The Libyan story in plain English

Hello again my dear reader, I know that politics hasn’t been the topic of my posts so far. I also know that the Libyan situation has nothing to do with Bermuda, my current domicile. But, I need an outlet to … Continue reading

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The best cigar of the year

Hello again my dear reader, I promised I would write about Friday night and so here it goes. After work, I was invited to a colleague’s engagement drinks. Even though I felt tired after a long week (been moved to … Continue reading

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Does Bermuda rock? Or does it suck?

Hello again my dear reader, I’ve just noticed something very interesting in the new blog. Every time I’m annoyed with something in Bermuda (and trust me, there are enough reasons), I tag the blog entry with Bermuda Sucks. But, every … Continue reading

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Bread and hummus making

Hello again my dear reader, this weekend just gone, Jitka and I set out to address one of the problems we’ve found here in Bermuda, that the bread is always sweet and the hummus way too processed to the point … Continue reading

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