In a quest to increase the number of different countries I’ve visited, a recent holiday to Barcelona and Carcassonne was planned to include a couple of days in Andorra. I had very little knowledge of Andorra aside from that it was a tax haven and it has a national football team that’s not [...]
Big and Wet
As my time travelling to random places on a regular basis is over (new job), I thought I’d try and put together some more random thoughts on places I’ve been to over the past couple of years.
One such place was Zimbabwe. Not exactly the number [...]
Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
Having found myself in Nairobi, Kenya over a weekend with very little to do I looked into some tourism options. I was recommended Lake Nakuru national park, a smallish national park with a vast array of wildlife, but no elephants. I was picked up from my hotel at [...]
Whilst on an eight day tour of New Zealand’s South Island, one of the first activities planned was the journey from Christchurch, on the east coast to a town called Greymouth on the west coast. This involved an amazingly scenic ride through the ‘Southern Alps’ on a fairly rickety train. The views [...]