We come from the land of the ice and snow,
From the midnight sun where the hot springs flow.
The hammer of the gods will drive our ships to new lands,
To fight the horde, singing and crying: Valhalla, I am coming!”
From “Immigrant Song” Led Zeppelin
As Star Wars continues to dominate screen time in the multiplexes there doesn’t look like there is much to look forward to until Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight finally appears on the 8th January. Rather than go back and watch Star Wars for a third time, I am off on holiday. With a couple of articles auto-scheduled to post over new year, you won’t even notice I am gone. For those who are wondering, above is a clue to my destination.