The Shawshank Redemption, great acting and an emotional rollercoaster but ultimately uplifting.
Skiing in Austria in February 2013. Watching my children learn to ski and getting better and better as the week went on was a great feeling.
I’d say Usain Bolt. It would be great to have dinner with the world’s fastest man and he looks to have a great sense of humour too! I’d also say George Clooney, why? Well its obvious isn’t it!
It has to be www.i-escape.com. Always inspirational ideas on where to go for a holiday, easy to navigate, great photos
Fight Club, but can’t tell you why as the first rule is not to talk about Fight Club!
Completing the 150 mile Marathon Des Sables in the Sahara desert. Not exactly a holiday but the best thing I have done in my life as a personal journey and proof that a strong mind can triumph over the weakness of the body.
Bear Grylls and Ray Mears to bring their own favourite wild foodstuff for me to decide who is king chef of the wilderness.
Very tricky – I reckon it will be the BBC iPlayer radio app so I can keep updated on sport on the move, followed closely by the Carrington website of course.
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Probably Blade Runner, as it’s a great film exploring what it means to be human. It’s also set in a very believable future.
Best ever holiday would probably have to be the five weeks my friends and I spent travelling around the West Indies during the Cricket World Cup in 2007. We went to every Australian game, except the semi-final, as we were on the wrong island, but still got to see Sri Lanka win their semi. And also see Australia lift the trophy – of course!
Hmmm… a hard question. For living people, one would have to be the Queen, as I’m sure she’d be great fun and have lots of stories! The other, maybe someone like Niki Lauda, Michael Schumacher or Merv Hughes, for the same reasons.
Evernote, definitely, for keeping track of all the things I’d write down and then leave behind somewhere. And of course Google Maps – how can that not be on everyone’s favourite list?!
Gandhi, because the message of simplicity can achieve so much.
My European tour was my best holiday because I saw four countries in the space of 15 days.
I’d say Chief Minister and Small industry Minister of Andhra Pradesh India.
I love cricket, so BBC Sport & Cricinfo are my favourites!
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