Final Day

I planned to write last night, but got sucked in by the World Chess Championship. Rather than go out for something to eat, I bought food from the supermarket and sat in front of the laptop in my hotel room, watching the games unfold. Before I knew it the evening had gone. This morning the …

Thursday Morning

It feels like I've been in some sort of bubble during this visit to Frankfurt. Since arriving from the airport on Monday afternoon, I haven't really gone anywhere, or done anything outside of visiting the supermarket, the office, and a nearby restaurant. I have seen no "life". Perhaps if the weather improves this evening (as …

Tuesday Night Hotel Club

Day two of the great far-flung adventure comes to a close. I’ve just returned to the hotel room after eating dinner in the restaurant next door. There’s something nice about knowing all meals are covered by expenses, even if it will be a few weeks before I see the money again.The girl that took over …

Day Two in the Hotel

For the last few minutes I have been knocking around the hotel room, trying to find somewhere comfortable to sit with the laptop.There is a desk in the room, with a fairly comfortable chair. The only problem with the desk is that it's quite high, and the chair is quite low - after sitting there …