Still Biking – Well More Scootering Really

Vietnam, do they even have rules of the road?

To answer the question above, no, frankly they don’t have any appreciable road traffic rules at all. The traffic is heavy and it comes at you from every direction. Actually I lie, there is one rule. You ALWAYS give-way to the largest vehicle. Even if you are already on a roundabout doing your lawful thing just like the highway code taught you, if you see a car or worse a truck approaching the roundabout, you give-way. Because he is for sure going to pull on to the roundabout straight in front of you.

My days as a biker and born again biker

Waaay back in the day I started my working life as an apprentice aircraft engineer with British Airways. In those days BA would take in 300 to 400 apprentices a year. They moved us in from the provincial airport towns to Heathrow for training. I was (mostly) brought up in a small village in South…

What can you expect to find here?

The short answer should probably be, the manic ramblings of a madman. But if you are here and reading this presumably you have found something here that interests you. Which is fantastic. It is early days and I don’t have a plan for it, but maybe I have a vision of what I might do…