Cafe Orient

If you live in Oxford and have not been to the Cafe Orient, drop what you are doing and go straight there now. If you are visiting Oxford, ignore all the restaurant advice that you find in guidebooks and go to the Cafe Orient instead. ...

March 5, 2005 · 2 min · gbilder

Winter walk to Leon

The land of Asterix and Obelix. Though presumably the sign is relatively recent.

December 21, 2004 · 1 min · gbilder


Quick trip day-trip on the Eurostar. Very peculiar taking the train from Oxford to Paris. I had to shoot a few horrible pix with my phone in order to convince myself it was all real. [See Photos] ...

November 10, 2004 · 1 min · gbilder

Unfortunate workshop…

Washington DC March 2004

March 28, 2004 · 1 min · gbilder


Taken from the stage about 30 minutes before my talk I wasn’t quite expecting such a big venue. Seconds before I start, the moderator leans over to me and says “You know- this is the stage that Ronald Reagan spoke from just before he was shot”. I think we was trying to calm my nerves.

March 12, 2004 · 1 min · gbilder