Thursday, 8 May 2008

CLPP - Madrid 2000

Having dinner after the Combined Landing Point Parties of Atlantis-2, Columbus-III and Americas-II Cable systems meeting in Feb 2000 in Madrid, hosted by Telefonica.

Wednesday, 7 May 2008

CLLP - Morristown 2000

Having dinner at Black Horse Tavern, in Morristown, during a CLPP (Combined Landing Point Parties) meeting for Columbus-III, Atlantis-2 and Americas-II, hosted by AT&T, in November 2000. The photos showing Jeff's first experience eating oysters are not published without his consent :-).
Black Horse Tavern carte.

George Washingon's statue and headquarters in Morristown.

The nice train station of Morristown.

Some views of Morristown.

Tuesday, 6 May 2008

COLUMBUS-III - Dallas 2000

Family photo of Columbus-III meeting in May 2000, together with horse Polka Band in Columbus-III course.

A very tired horse after ending a course.

Juan Amescua (Spain), Corrado (Italy) and I having the last dinner in Dallas.
A shopping center close to restaurant area.
Square behind Dealey Plaza with a old house.
The Hyatt Regency and Reunion Tower overlook Dealey Plaza.
Brick house in Dealey Plaza corner.
A picture of Dealey Plaza, showing the Texas School Book Depository building in front.
A picture of the Texas School Book Depository building, in Dealey Plaza, showing the sniper's window, in 6th floor. It host the Sixth Floor Museum.
Street plate with the map of Dealey Plaza and surroundings buildings with a reference to John F. Kenedy assassination.

Monday, 5 May 2008

SAT-3 - Langkawi 2000

Family photo of SAT-3 AR&RSC meeting in Eagle Square, Langkawi (Red Eagle), Malaysia, in July 2000, hosted by Malaysia Telekom.

A short tour before official dinner.

Official dinner on the beach.

The beach in front of the Pelangi Beach Resort bungalows.

David, Gale and Peter in the swimming pool.

In a private tour around the island with Juan and Manuel Ramin from FT, a day before the meeting.

Some monkeys on the road before jumping over the car.

Sunday, 4 May 2008

SAT-3 - Dikhololo 2000

Having dinner (braai) in Dickhololo reserve, where SAT-3 Cable System meeting was held in Feb 2000, hosted by Telkom SA. In that time some floods occurred, making the restaurant inoperative, but not as much as in Mozambique.

A friendly snooker match among Angola, Portugal and Italy.

José and Ana (Spain) making some artisanat shopping close to Dikhololo reserve. The ostriches in metal were really nice but heavy to carry.
Manuel Ramin and Juan Dominguez (France Telecom).

Early in the morning having a tour in Dikhololo park.

Hennie Branken (below) showed me Pretoria in the way to Johannesburg airport.

Restaurant specialized in Portuguese cuisine in a shopping center in the way to Joahnesburg.
Some postcards from South Africa.