The “New Normal”: Travelling long-haul in the time of Coronavirus

Before the Coronavirus Pandemic brought air travel to a screeching halt,  in a normal year, over 300 million passengers flew over 6 billion miles on long-haul flights each year (source: Qantas airlines) That’s a lot of people and a lot of miles. 5 months on from the initial travel restrictions, air travel remains at a tiny… Read More The “New Normal”: Travelling long-haul in the time of Coronavirus

Hunkering down in Hawaii: social distancing on the Big Island

As I write this from a very quiet lanai, overlooking beautiful gardens somewhere on the Big Island, itโ€™s strange to think how much the world has changed in the past two weeks or so.  Itโ€™s incredibly quiet here.  The wind rustles the palms, a bright green gecko is stalking along the wall, colourful birds are… Read More Hunkering down in Hawaii: social distancing on the Big Island