Report from the International Steampunk Symposium

Report from the International Steampunk Symposium

I, Lady Puffington-Smythe, correspondent extraordinaire and frequent passenger on Airship Passepartout, recently returned home from a remarkable journey.  Image, travelling around the world in less than 48 hours! On Friday, the 24th of April, the crew and passengers...
The Roman Colosseum

The Roman Colosseum

Sir Ernest had a business appointment in Rome and the meeting place was set for the Roman Colosseum. Something about “neutral ground”–? As the Passepartout was drawing near, Jacobee and unnamed associates somehow lured the bridge crew away so that Jacobee could...
St. Petersburg and the Hermitage Museum

St. Petersburg and the Hermitage Museum

With Felix and the Consortium arranging with Sir Ernest to transport him and the artwork he was brokering for his client, our next destination was St. Petersburg. The negotiations were evidently more complex than anticipated with the Hermitage Museum, so again we had...
Québec City

Québec City

We had a small commission to convey from Paris to Québec City, where we took a brief sojourn. Dr. Gintia showed some mysterious documents and they permitted her to collect some clippings, seeds, and even uproot one entire plant from the gardens at the fortifications...
Paris

Paris

Recently, we made another trip to Paris. Dr. Gintia needed to make some deliveries and Sir Ernest was undertaking some negotiations on her behalf regarding a plant she was developing that… well, that’s probably proprietary information now.  Never mind. So while we...
Borobudur

Borobudur

One time when we didn’t have any pressing business, we stopped in Borobudur, Indonesia. We had brought some passengers who must have been on pilgrimage because they said something about “needing to get away from it all.” Or possibly just “needing to get away.” Various...