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Hilton Hotel arrival with baby

Hostage: The Covid Caper, Chapter 4, Hilton Hotel

 Janice and Archie (4 years old) at the Hilton Hotel Janice* ends up staying in the same hotel, close to Lyndey Milan, but her circumstances are different again, and the difficulties she faces after a traumatic trip across Asia are huge. With a tiny son who’d had to leave his dad and home in Asia…

Some disappointing food at the Hilton

Hostage: The Covid Caper Chapter 3, Lyndey Milan

Lyndey Milan heading to Sydney Lyndey, one of Australia’s most beloved food personalities, became a focus for many Australians, curious to know what this new idea of forced isolation by the government was like. Her blog, detailing her thoughts on her experiences with her partner John was eagerly read and discussed by many, taking over…

Latam check in Sao Paulo

Hostage: The Covid Caper – Chapter 2, Brazil

Sao Paolo clings onto me with a deathlike grip, and just getting out of Brazil becomes a wonder of patience, chaos and new friends. Orlando suddenly looks up at me, pulls over a chair and beckons to me to sit down. I hesitate, thinking I’ll be on a flight soon anyway, sitting for a day…