I have a love-hate relationship with the European Union. I am a pan-European. I believe in the idea of a pan-European culture. I have since I was knee-high to a grasshopper been a staunch Germanophile. I have a French girlfriend. I love travelling through Europe and taking in everything that wonderful continent has to offer.
…Or the European Union. I have been to Turkey. Well, OK, Istanbul – the European part of the country. I spent three days there at the end of the first part of what was an epic rail journey from Prague back in 1993, and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The people were friendly and hospitable, and […]