Flying through the air

Encore/Lesson 1

After my come down from the high I received from seeing such great scenery from my first flight in a microlight, I have to admit I was actually quite disappointed with the experience, mostly because I had been expecting more.  More in terms of hands on with the aircraft.  A microlight being smaller and required very little movement,… Continue reading Encore/Lesson 1

Flying through the air

Microlight (trial flight)

I seriously couldn't pick a better day to take to the beautifully bright blue skies!  The weather was mild, the skies were clear (enough) and the wind was calm.  Perfect. The first part of my adventure was getting to the Strathaven airfield where my trial was booked.  Though Strathaven airfield is on the map there… Continue reading Microlight (trial flight)

Flying through the air

Flying journal – the beginning

After a much needed catch up with a high school friend this weekend, we end up laughing at young impressionable minds as we mimic our favourite tv shows and end up talking about selling old school blazers.  Now that I think about it, in society we talk about young impressionable minds but, is it really just a young… Continue reading Flying journal – the beginning

Travel stories (physical)

Malta (Intro)

Malta, upon landing, was not as hot as I wanted it to be, but then it is the end of September and there were rain showers all day. The following days were not as kind on the skin though as the temperatures soared more towards the higher 20s, but not enough to be scalded or… Continue reading Malta (Intro)