Author Archives: Tim Flatley

About Tim Flatley

Voted On The Go's 'Least Likely Staff Member to write a Blog' 3 years running (2008-2010). Tim has finally decided to prove the doubters wrong and put some of his thoughts to the online community. Hailing from the beautiful Far North Coast of NSW, Australia, Tim joined the OTG Brisbane team in May 2008, before taking a well worn antipodean path towards London in January 2009. Whilst his blog is still in its early stages, New Scientist magazine has described it as 'the most exciting thing to happen to mankind since the invention of Rocket powered Roller skates'. BBC's Good Food guide, however, has described it as 'lacking taste'. You can make up your own mind...

Get your kicks in Russia

So the dust has settled on another controversial World Cup bidding campaign, and as I look past the allegations of bribery and collusion at planet FIFA, I can already appreciate how wonderful a World Cup will be in Russia in … Continue reading

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Back to the future in Istanbul

Recently in our London office we were shown the short-list for the On The Go photography competition. As ever, the entrants were of a fantastic standard. But what I was most impressed with is people who take the time to actually do anything … Continue reading

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Visiting Lenin’s Mausoleum in Moscow

If you’re anything like me, you wouldn’t pass up the opportunity to see a pickled, ermm… I mean preserved, head of state. Thus I was greatly looking forward to paying Lenin a visit whilst in Moscow. The experience didn’t disappoint. … Continue reading

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The Russian banya

The simple Russian banya (sauna) was a perfect escape from the extravagance of Moscow. In the tranquil location by the lake we indulged in a beautiful BBQ lunch, with a little too much vodka! Unwinding in our banya, we feigned … Continue reading

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