As the vintage Douglas DC-3 began to slew left on take off, I contemplated how far aviation has come in the last 70 years. Crosswinds and turbulence have been tamed and the most you have to worry about is adjusting the nozzle that blows chilled air on you while you sit comfortably waiting for the […]

Equestrian sports are very sophisticated and classy. There is a feeling of tradition and heritage surrounding these old world sporting events. Such tradition and heritage are perfectly suited to mechanical watches. When Longines invited Adam and me to attend the International Bromont show jumping event, I was really excited. I know absolutely nothing about horses […]

One of the secret ingredients of Christopher Nolan is his attention to small details, and his latest movie, Dunkirk is no different. Tom Hardy’s RAF character wears an Omega CK2129, the most commonly worn timepiece by RAF personnel in the early days of WWII. With its cream dial and clearly visible Arabic numerals, it was built for […]