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5: The Lord Commander of the Night Watch at the Hilton in Cardiff :)
If you are a fan of Game of Thrones; Spoiler Alert!* The 5th episode of That Could Have Gone Better, was recorded at the Association of Translation Companies in Cardiff, Wales. This episode "The Lord Commander of the Night Watch at the Hilton in Cardiff" was, more specifically recorded at the bar of the Hilton Hotel in Cardiff. The utterly charming actor, and incredibly patient man, James Cosmo was in Cardiff filming the HBO series His Dark Materials. James has starred in Game of Thrones,...
4: Party Like a Russian
The 4th episode of That Could Have Gone Better, was recorded at the Translation Forum Russia conference in Yekaterinburg. In the last episode (Serendipity in Russia) Andrew interviewed Tatiana and Daria from Effective, and described the amazing hospitality they gave him in Moscow. They also talked about Tatiana's rather unfortunate accident in Yekaterinburg and subsequent trip to the hospital. This episode will serve to document the amazing experience Andrew had in Russia (a country he was...
3: Serendipity in Russia
The 3rd episode of That Could Have Gone Better, is a special episode. Andrew was lucky enough to spend a week in Russia, where he attended the Translation Forum Russia conference in Yekaterinburg. On the way to Yekaterinburg he spent a couple of days in Moscow and ran into someone he found vaguely familiar. This episode will serve as an introduction to Andrew’s experiences in Russia (a country he was visiting for the first time). The episode centres around 2 employees from Effectiff, Tatiana...
2: "Dirty dirty Irish"
In this episode, the second episode of That Could Have Gone Better, Andrew talks to Jesper Sandberg, Sandra Olivera and Mackenzie Martin. Andrew is an Irishman living in The Netherlands; Jesper is Danish, but he lives in England; Sandra is Mexican but lives in Irelnad; and Mackenzie is an American living in France. As well as sharing a few embarrassing stories, we talk about nationalism, living abroad, finding a new home and coming to terms with being away from family. The episode title,...
1: You Can’t Embarrass Yourself for Translators Without Borders
This first episode of TCHG Better is dedicated to the wonderful organization that is Translators without Borders (TWB)! You can’t embarrass yourself for a great cause like TWB, but by God have we tried!