Cape Town and surrounds had been brilliant, however it was now time that we moved on and saw some more of what South Africa had to offer. We decided that we wanted to see both Stellenbosch and Franschoek, a bit of a whistle stop tour since Addo was calling, and there was a fair bit […]Read more "From Cape to Grape… Moving on in South Africa"
Loquitohermoso’s back… Bargain flight to Panama? I’m off…Read more "Hitting the airport again…."
From ancient archaeology to a colonial jewel. Via 6 hours of dirt track bussing across the hills, naturally.Read more "San Augustin to Popayan: Back into civilisation!"
A roundup of some of my best Galápagos habits… and the day to day stuff which drives me crackers! An affectionate look back at 6 months immersed in the weird and wonderful aspects of Ecuadorean island life.Read more "Fings wot I love about Galapagos"
Attempting to escape from Argentina: Not as easy as it sounds when the Andes are squarely in the way, and the weather’s not playing…Read more "Good choices/bad choices? The art of serendipity, and Northern Argentine towns"
From penguins to peaks… 3 days in the heart of Chile’s most beautiful National Park. How to get in, get out and get about whilst you’re there.Read more "Torres del Paine"
The delights of Punta Arenas and an island full of p…p…penguins…Read more "P…p…p…Punta Arenas!"
A trip to the End of the World… Prisons, glaciers and some amazing wildlife. The cream of Patagonia!Read more "Ushuaia: Adventures at the end of the world"
Ancient temples of Cambodia to the neon temples of Bangkok. And a lot of time on buses.Read more "Angkor What? Next stop, Bangkok."
Leaving the peace of the coast… Back into the mayhem of Vietnam’s southern capital and then onwards to Cambodia.Read more "Vietnamese wanderings: Mui Ne to Saigon and beyond"