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A Friend to All the Camels in Mongolia

“People ask me: ‘What’s like then, Mongolia?’” said The Captain, in his best Ray Winston voice “And I’ll say, ‘It’s cold. Cold. Oh, it’s fucking cold. Too cold? Not for me, I love it.’”

Mongolian Scrubland

We’d left Ulaan Baator three days earlier. We’d been spending around eight hours a […]


Total Hotel Review: IBIS in Central Amsterdam

Corridor from lift towards my room

This is just a quick one, just wanted to point out the lunacy that is the IBIS, billed as being near Amsterdam Central station. I needed a place to stay for one evening in Amsterdam in order to make a connecting flight to South America. I was meeting […]


Review: Francofolies at La Rochelle

Hello travellers, this is a special heads up for any francophones out there. We’re officially on the countdown for the next insertion of Francofolies music fest, which takes place every year in France. I highly recommend going to La Rochelle during this time (the fest starts 10th July in 2009). Even if you […]


Mini Rough Guide to Wales Beach Attack Shame

I attended the TNT Travel show here in London this weekend; by all accounts a pretty drab and predictable event with booth after booth of crappy keyrings and email spam schemes poorly disguised as ‘competitions’. However, there was one ray of ill humoured sunshine when an enthusiastic Welshman thrust a gem of a free guidebook […]


Racist Lonely Planet Pictures

Have you ever noticed that the pictures in the Lonely Planet are sometimes a tad, well… stereotypical and offensive? Well we have, so this is the first in the series of racist Lonely Planet photos; feel free to send in your own favourites.

We begin at the beginning, that is when […]