Monthly Archive: April 2018

Sled Driver

Monday, April 9th, 2018 // worldmark

I folded my tray away, put my seat back in the upright position, and looked out of the window as the 787 Dreamliner positioned itself to land at Oakland Airport, California.             The SR-71, or Blackbird, or ‘Sled’ as it was affectionately known. Mach 3 (over 2,000 miles an hour […]

PyeongChang 2018

Monday, April 9th, 2018 // worldmark

It’s 5.30am, and we’re up in the mountains at Phoenix Park in PyeongChang, South Korea, where all the cool winter sports like the Half-pipe and Slope-style hang out. The sky is orange. It’s going to be a beautiful day. There’s just one problem. Well two actually. It’s –20 degrees, and there’s no getting away from […]