Retired from a career in Aviation IT, having flown 2,315,518 statute miles (1965-2012) to 108 countries worldwide.
Savoured moments: (nearly) drowning off Thailand, riots in Bolivia, sleeping with headhunters in Borneo, long-necked Palaung women of Burma, emergency landing in Djibouti,and eating scorpions (dead), sea slugs, bear's paw and Balut (not together).
Married to ex-stewardess, two children (one living in Thailand), two granddaughters.
My Favorite Places:
Burma, Laos, Thailand, Nicaragua and anywhere in Italy