Solarpunkster on Tour # 5 – Riding GIANT bicycles

Solarpunkster on Tour # 5 – Riding GIANT bicycles

…no, not those ‘giants’! Right now, the bikes I ride are actually gigantic – they weigh little less than half my own body weight and are about as long as a car with a turning circle rivalling that of a council bus. Nonetheless, these gentle giants...
Solarpunkster on Tour #4 – Airport musings @ Bangkok

Solarpunkster on Tour #4 – Airport musings @ Bangkok

    I walk towards my gate (well, my flight’s gate) to make sure it exists. There it is, but there is a bunch of finely featured, ebony-skinned people sitting there who do not much look like they are off to Vienna. Not that I make assumptions easily, but it...
Solarpunkster on Tour #2 – Airport musings – Bangkok

Solarpunkster on Tour #2 – Airport musings – Bangkok

Off the plane in Bangkok. My suitcase/backpack transformer wheelie thing follows behind me like a loyal dog. It’s my first trip with one of these (thanks Casey!) as carry-on luggage and I am definitely in love. No yanking a backpack on and off for the umpteenth...