Posts tagged ‘travel writing’

May 10, 2014

Life And Laughter With A Diplomatic Wife


Author Brigid Keenan is a charming, witty writer who knows exactly how to recall a lifetime of wonderful and disastrous events as the trailing wife of a diplomat.  I read her book Diplomatic Baggage after meeting Brigid at a dinner party one evening in London. We created instant warmth as we exchanged stories of India.

Packing Up – Further Adventures of A Trailing Spouse is Brigid Keenan’s latest book about her life in Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Palestine.

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July 8, 2011

Plane Awful

An article in the Guardian earlier this week discussed how BA and other airlines have called in celebrity chefs to improve club class fine dining.  Of course no special treatment for those of us who temporarily at least have to fly economy.  So we have been asked to treat the awful food served to us during flights as a part of the travelling experience as it is the only place you will ever agree to eat such pig slop.

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