At one point in our journey I actually advocated to Cesca that we skip China. That she didn’t listen, and talked me round, proves clearly that […]
Certain cities in the world are instantly recognisable from hundreds of classic movies that have been set there. No one could mistake Paris, New York […]
Very little survives a man’s death. I have commented before that most of the “Great’s” from history did not write much down for themselves and […]
Breaking out of the Backpacker Bubble in India
I sat on the balcony and considered the view. The remote 7800ft high mountain town of Shimla flowed over the hills in front of […]
Cesca left me snoozing in our room and went out to the roof top café/restaurant to take some photos of the city. The city is […]
Ask a hundred people where in the world they would like to visit most of all and a significant percentage of them will say Agra, […]
The most common question I have been asked by people after returning home is, “which was your favourite country to visit?” For Cesca and I […]
I lay on my back and tried to relax. The sound of rolling waves crashed back and forth in the distance, which helped. However, the […]
This is a cross post written by Basho, originally posted on www.rohantime.com Why this train? This night on this train? The Calcutta to Delhi train […]
This is a cross post written by Basho, originally posted on www.rohantime.com Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, Northern India. Escaping to the cool of the mountains was […]
A short (10 minute) film highlighting New Zealand. Includes whales in Kaikoura, Fjords, Glaciers by Helicopter, The far north, the Volcanic heart, the sounds and a trip through the forests of this magical country!
Bilbo: “I want to see mountains again, mountains Gandalf!