Category Archives: Edinburgh

Home 2006-2010 as a PhD student, then again in 2013-2014 for an MSc; I’ve spent more of my adult life in Scotland’s capital than any other city.

Trip Report: The big win, big science, and a big storm: London, Geneva and Edinburgh with BA/IHG

Full report on my 2013Q4 project: chasing IHG's Big Win promotion. I battled the St Jude storm in the UK; discovered CERN and Geneva with Marian Call and fellow fans; flew LCY-EDI-LHR-GVA-LHR-EDI on BA (enjoying the lounges along the way) and, of course, sampled four different IHG properties to meet all my challenges. Read more [...]