are shops selling memory for cameras. The prices are good.
I part with some money and buy some memory cards. (SanDisk 4GB
ULTRA II and a SanDisk 1GB Memory Stick Pro Duo.)
As I write this (six weeks later, while chewing mince pies), I
have just checked the prices on a
I'm amused / aghast that the prices are now cheaper than the Hong Kong
We find a restaurant, the "Taiwan Beef Noodle". The menu
choice looks good. Anyway, it's busy with locals. That's a big clue - it
must be good.
One clear chicken soup later and it's time to board the plane,
cutting it fine with a few nanoseconds to spare. We're the last ones back on board.
Late, yes - but not "late" late.
(Well, I'm normally very good about punctuality.)
We soon back in the air, destination Sydney.
It's nighttime: the windows reveal nothing but blackness. It's time to
A nearby child wails at 85dBa; its inept parents provide no control
and very little
There's no point sleeping. I fight the flight entertainment system and pick a
Queen", a farce on the People's Princess. The film is a good
distraction. (Note to self: bring noise cancelling
headphones next time.)