Five destinations I’d like to revisit

Some travellers like to check places off a list and never return. I actually love returning to places that I've been before: it's interesting to see what has changed, to compare it to my memories, to catch up with people I met there. I also love visiting brand new places, of course - that's how … [Read more...]

Meandering the Mekong Delta, Vietnam

This week, by some strange coincidence, not one, and not two, but three of my friends - none of who know each other - are exploring Vietnam. Two of them are heading to a boat cruise on the Mekong Delta today which got me thinking about a wonderful day I had there a few years back. Backpacking … [Read more...]

Picture pirouette: Jellyfish in Singapore

I wasn't exactly blown away with Singapore's Underwater World when we visited on a stopover from Europe. But I do rather like this photograph I took of their jellyfish collection. Very strange creatures! (And a nice background colour.) If you want to go to an aquarium on your travels, I still … [Read more...]