Post-London reflections

“Do you miss it?” Short answer? Most definitely. Having Europe at your doorstep is a well-documented perk of living in London. Where else can you be at your office desk on a Friday, and on top of a Norwegian fjord the next? But while there’s no denying the awesomeness of the travel opportunities, the thing … Continue reading Post-London reflections


I hope you never lose your sense of w(a)nder(lust) #st8ofmind

37 out of my last 50 weekends in London began with a view that looked something like this: The natural reaction to such a rate of travel is one of disbelief. Many find travel exhausting, which is perfectly understandable. After all, I don't enjoy waiting at a dreary departure gate to board a budget airline which was … Continue reading I hope you never lose your sense of w(a)nder(lust) #st8ofmind

Returning in 2017…

After an unplanned 18 month hiatus, dimsumforone is targeting a return in 2017. On the drafting block is a chronicle of the adventure that was Europe 2015-16 and the hope that it will be of some use to others looking to spend time in the region.

London Calling

From February 2015 dimsumforone will take on a European slant as I follow the well-traversed ‘kangaroo route’ to make London my home for the next two years. Continued coverage of food adventures is a given - a whole new culinary landscape to conquer! - and the goal is to grow out the travel section of this weblog with … Continue reading London Calling