Maps of my Travels
Mystical Islam – sufis of Sudan #1
Streets of shadow & light – Cuba
Mursi tribe modelling – Ethiopia
Vilcabamba – trek to the last Inca kingdom – Peru
Lazy beach days – Cambodia
Lazy beach days are always good. Even if you're not suffering from divorce, diarrhoea, drunken penile dysfunction or any other horrid life disaster, lazy beach days always cure something unspoken.
Return to Angkor – the world’s greatest temples
The temples of Angkor are arguably the world's greatest. I return for my 3rd visit in 2016; the first was back in 1994, when the Angkor area was a war-zone.
Travelling Syria – flashback 1989
Over black coffee most mornings I watch Al Jazeera News online - and shudder at the headline act: the Syrian Civil War. It screams at us daily.
Once legendary Timbuktu – Mali
Men – and women – of Minab market, Iran
Victoria Falls – the smoke that thunders
Crossing the copper waters of Ethiopia’s Lake Tana
Gonder – a cool highland city of castles – Ethiopia
Backpacking Sudan – Wadi Halfa to Dongola
Siwa – the ultimate oasis – Egypt
Hitching the Sahara #1 – Algeria
Al Hajjarah – hiking the Haraz mountains – Yemen
Kaluts – sandcastles of Dasht-e Lut – Iran
Medieval towers of Mestia – Georgia
Horse-trek to Ala Kol Lake – Kyrgyzstan