St Helena

St Helena Airport News: A Good Week

A TALE OF TWO SOUTH ATLANTIC RUNWAYS | Darrin Henry
The most crucial St Helena Airport news got hi-jacked last week by SA Airlink’s successful RJ85 Avro flight and the 108 passengers who unwittingly became history makers. Understandable under the circumstances but, a week on, I think it’s well taking another look and noting some big points.

City Life / Tourist Attraction / USA

Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Washington DC

US PRESIDENT NUMBER THREE | Darrin Henry
Try this. Visualise three tourist attractions to see in Washington DC.
I bet there’s a good chance our immediate visions are very similar: The White House; Lincoln Memorial and Washington Memorial?
Even if you don’t know the names, the huge statue of Abraham Lincoln sitting in his chair is iconic USA; that tall, four-sided concrete obelisk of the Washington Monument with its pointy top, and of course the home of the president, the White House itself.

City Life / Culture / Tourist Attraction / USA

The Day We Ran The Rocky Steps

Paying Homage To Philadelphia’s Favourite Son | Darrin Henry
How many people back in the 70s and 80s tried drinking raw eggs after watching Sylvester Stallone do it in the movie, Rocky? Ughh, that was disgusting!
The first Rocky film (1976) has just finished showing on MNet’s Action channel on