2018 March HCMC

After Yangon, I flew to Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) in southern Vietnam which is the largest city in the country (approximately 13 million) and its commercial centre. I’ve been coming here for approximately 20 years and it is amazing to see the rapid pace of development, with the skyline dotted with construction cranes. […]

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2018 March Singapore

After Botswana I was able to spend most of a week in Singapore attending a conference and a variety of business meetings. Singapore is one of the most technologically advanced cities in the world and it is extremely easy to get around the island state using public transit – it also has an increasingly vibrant […]

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2017 September Paris

I was lucky enough to spend a night in Paris en route to our office in Botswana. I hadn’t been back to Paris since my early 20’s and I’d forgotten what a magnificent city it is – I was able to walk around on both the evening of my arrival and the following morning before […]

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