Category Archives: Blog Posts

Peter and Paul Fortress – St Petersburg, Russia (16.07.17)

A century after the February Revolution, when mutinous

Ipanema Beach, Rio – Brazil (07.07.17)

‘The Girl from Ipanema’ – a song written the year I

Tourism – World Bank & UNWTO Partnerships (30.06.17)

The power of sustainable tourism has perhaps never

Train Holidays (16.06.17)

Train travel can be just as romantic, exotic and

East Africa – Wilderness Camps & Lodges (08.06.17)

Africa exudes a sense of remote wilderness – to

Vejer de la Frontera – Spain (04.06.17)

As Britain’s love affair with Spain rightly continues

Greece – Island Time (28.05.17)

While there is no bad time to visit any of Greece’s

Jordan Trail – Following Ancient Footsteps (22.05.17)

The Jordan Trail, covering 650kms, 52 Holy Land

International Families Day (15.05.17)

15th May is International Day of Families. It’s a

Viñales – Cuba (07.05.17)

The lush tobacco growing region of Viñales, a 2½ hour

Kathakali Dance – India (30.04.17)

One of the highlights of my recent trip to Cochin was

People of Cochin, Kerala (23.04.17)

I have just spent two weeks meeting and interviewing

Nomadic Thoughts – ‘Secure, Safe and Stable’ (16.04.17)

Q. What price a reliable travel company? Especially

Desert Survival – Plant Magic (07.04.17)

From the Western Sahara to the Gulf of Oman it is

‘Around The World in 80 Seconds’ (31.03.17)

As we come to the end of the first Quarter of 2017, I

Iceland – Chasing Waterfalls (26.03.17)

Glaciers, inclement weather and the mother of

Taormina & Mount Etna – Sicily (19.03.17)

This week, people in Sicily’s ancient, east coast town