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Diaries of My Lone Travels - France 2015, 60th Birthday Trip By David Sakho
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No. 23 in the Diaries of My Lone Travels series. After a wonderful holiday in Mexico in 2011, I did not travel again for nearly four years, partly due to employment, financial and personal... More > problems. By summer 2015, my 60th birthday was approaching, and I decided that I wanted to try and do something special to celebrate it. I booked a trip to the South of France to see the historic Roman city of Nimes and the Pont du Gard Aqueduct.< Less
Diaries of My Lone Travels - Mexico 2011 By David Sakho
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Of the 24 solo trips that I made abroad between 1992 and 2015, Mexico, in October 2011, was without a doubt the best, but ironically, I made it during the darkest ever period of my life. My main... More > reason for travelling to Mexico was to visit the historical sites of the ancient indigenous peoples, such as the Mayans, Aztecs and others, including Teotihuacan, with its huge pyramids of the sun and the moon, and the ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza in Yucatan Province. I also planned to visit the huge Anthropological museum of Mexico City, full of relics and works of art made by the ancient peoples. This is the story of the most amazing holiday I have ever had, but one that was under a shadow...< Less
Diaries of My Lone Travels - Egypt 2005, 50th Birthday Trip By David Sakho
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Like many people, I first became aware of Ancient Egypt during my childhood and schooldays. However, I had no real passion for Ancient Egypt as a child. It was not until I was a bit older, in the... More > early 1970s’ that my interest in Ancient Egypt really took off. In December 1971, when I was 16, I remember seeing a late night news item about the ‘Curse of Tutankhamun’, a prelude to the forthcoming exhibition of his treasures at the British Museum. That exhibition began in April of the following year, 1972, and it started a lifelong fascination with Ancient Egypt’s civilisation and culture. In August 2005, I decided that going to Egypt and seeing all the famous historical sites and treasures I had long read about would be a great way to celebrate my 50th birthday. This is the story of that holiday.< Less
Diaries of My Lone Travels - Barcelona 1992, My Unforgettable First Trip Abroad By David Sakho
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On 21st July 1992, at the age of 36, I left my home in Liverpool, England, to begin my first ever trip abroad. I could have done something simple for my first venture beyond British shores. I could... More > have booked a low cost coach trip across the Channel to France, or a simple beach holiday to the Spanish Costas, but instead, I did something a bit more ambitious. My first overseas holiday was a trip to the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games, with a full complement of tickets to see all the swimming, gymnastics and athletics events.< Less
Diaries of My Lone Travels - Barcelona 1992, My Unforgettable First Trip Abroad By David Sakho
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On 21st July 1992, at the age of 36, I left my home in Liverpool, England, to begin my first ever trip abroad. I could have done something simple for my first venture beyond British shores. I could... More > have booked a low cost coach trip across the Channel to France, or a simple beach holiday to the Spanish Costas, but instead, I did something a bit more ambitious. My first overseas holiday was a trip to the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games, with a full complement of tickets to see all the swimming, gymnastics and athletics events.< Less
Diaries of My Lone Travels, Florida 2009, 40th Anniversary of the First Moon Landing By David Sakho
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The 21st July 2009 marked the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.I was 13 years old at the time that this historic event took place in July 1969. Sadly, as with many things in my youth,... More > I didn’t fully appreciate what I was living through at the time of the first moon landing; I didn’t soak it up or take it in properly. I had always loved space exploration, but in 1969, although I was only 13 going on 14, I was against American military action in Vietnam, and I was very anti-American. As I matured, I grew out of my anti-Americanism, and 40 years later in October 2009, at the age of 54, I decided to make my main holiday a trip to Florida to visit the Kennedy Space Centre and see the launch pads and assembly buildings from where all the moon shots had been launched in those far off days when I was in my early teens.< Less
Diaries of my Lone Travel - U.S.A. 2008, The Obama Trip By David Sakho
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In October of 2008, I made my first ever trip to the United States of America. The trip took me to a country that in various ways has had quite an influence on my life since I was eight years... More > old. There were several reasons why I decided to go to the United States for my main 2008 holiday, but the prime reason for my trip there was because a black man, Barrack Obama, was nominated by the Democratic Party to run as its candidate in that year’s U.S. Presidential Election. This is my account of those amazing two weeks in the U.S.A. during which I witnessed an historic event.< Less

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