Something was in the air when I arrived in Zanzibar and it wasn’t just the aromatic smell of cloves in April. Continue reading Zanzibar — Stepping back in Time
I had an extra long flight, so to break up the hours in the air, I decided to stop off in Hong Kong for a week. Continue reading A Hong Kong landing
The Chilkoot Pass at the Linderman Lake end, looked easy enough but from Skagway it involved a steep climb. Fine if you had nothing to carry, but prospectors lugged all their heavy supplies. While I explored the area, three hikers took off for the three-day trek. Continue reading Chilkoot and White Pass Trails
Photo courtesy: Terence Ong — Wikimedia Commons
This was a year when my three daughters were off on a trip with their dad and I decided that six weeks sitting at home would be down right depressing. To break up the long stretch without them, I flew to Singapore and crossed over into Johor Bahru because I could catch a cheaper flight from JB over to Kuching in Malaysia’s Sarawak, rather than from Singapore. Continue reading Hey, I’m not done with Malaysia
Gateway to India — Photo courtesy: Rhaessner — Wikimedia Commons
I didn’t realise the trouble with India until the day after I left.
I landed in Thailand – a country I’d dreamed about visiting ever since Continue reading The trouble with India
Reflecting back on some of the choices I made in my youth, I wonder, what was I thinking?
Here’s an example: Continue reading A journey to I’m not sure where