Simon on a remote island - boat cruise, Paraty, Brazil

Beach Hopping In Brazil

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Many people told me that if you speak fluent Spanish, you shouldn't have too much of a problem understanding Portuguese. Herein lies two problems. First, I don't speak fluent Spanish. Secondly, I didn't realise how very different the two languages…
Simon on a remote island - boat cruise, Paraty, Brazil

7 Life Lessons From LOST

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I've written a few previous posts about LOST on this blog, but with no real takeaways. The other posts were more a recommendation, an arm twist is you like. "If you're not watching LOST, you should be!!", type posts.18 months after the finale,…
Simon on a remote island - boat cruise, Paraty, Brazil

Lost Season 6 Posters

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Since the end of Lost Season 5 there has been a lot of debate on forums and blogs about how Lost will end. There's no doubt in my mind that Lost is one of the best written shows on TV - what other series can you think of which leaves so many…
Simon on a remote island - boat cruise, Paraty, Brazil

Lost Time Loop Theory

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A while ago I wrote a blog post about watching LOST. Now Lost has just finished it's fourth series, and I can't wait for the fifth. Lost is one of those TV programmes where people either love it or hate it. For the latter, they usually get bored…
Simon on a remote island - boat cruise, Paraty, Brazil

Good TV? Get Lost.

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In all honesty, I don't watch a lot of TV. Not because I don't want too, but it seems that when I'm free, there's always some drama on that doesn't interest. But over the last few months there has been one or two exceptions.LOST was a breath…