USA '14 – Day 7 – A Magic Kingdom

Magic Kingdom is huge, busy and the most difficult park to get in to. You drive to the car park and then either walk or take the tram to the “ticketing & transportation” centre where you have to transfer either to a monorail or boat to actually get to the main gate.… Read the rest

USA '14 – Day 6 – Soarin' through EPCOT

EPCOT is a real mix of rides and tranquil spaces in the form of the World Showcase, a dozen countries represented by a famous buildings. The UK has a pub, of course! However, the boys aren’t that keen on that part of the park (it’s “boring”) so we only did the rides.… Read the rest

USA '14 – Day 4 – Under the sea

I’ve said this before but Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a beautiful place to be as it is by far the lushest and greenest of any of the parks, Disney or otherwise. It’s a real pleasure to be there and to just wander around.… Read the rest

USA '14 – Day 1 – A fast pass for the TSA

20140401-121653.jpgThe first day is always an interesting one as it goes on forever and you end the day feeling knackered having done exactly nothing other than been sat on a plane for nine hours.

Of course the last thing you want, having just stepped irritably off a plane, is to have to stand in line for ages to be accepted in to the country but that is exactly what you have to do.… Read the rest

Tracks Added – March 2014


After last month’s bumper crop a quieter time this month.

This months additions are:

  • Asia – Gravitas
  • John Mayer – Paradise Valley
  • Roller Trio – Tracer (SoS)
  • LSO – Sibelius Symphony No.2 (SoS)

I have long been a fan of John Mayer and went to see him live when he was in London long before he became “big”.… Read the rest