A long time ago, in a country far, far away – Episode 1

All the way back in 2003, I took a 10 month sabbatical to travel to Europe, Latin America and South East Asia. This was a time before blogs, so I kept everyone up to date with my travels via email. I’ve included all of these emails in this blog as I sent them, complete with bad spelling and poor grammar. I’ve also added in a few photos I took on the trip. I’ve split the emails into 6 separate blogs to make it easier to read.


Under a midnight sun

Anne and I head pretty much as far north as is possible without being a polar explorer in search of polar bears! A wonderful week exploring Svalbard on a Wild-Eye photographic expedition on board the M/S Stockholm.

Up close and personal

For our last few days in Botswana we had decided to head to Tuli, on the border of Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa. However, to break up the long journey from the Okavango we spent a few nights at the Khama Rhino Sanctuary (http://www.khamarhinosanctuary.org.bw) near the town of Serowe. Khama is a small private community…… Continue reading Up close and personal