I was at an Iftar buffet on the first day of Ramadan, when a lady on the next table struck up conversation. She had wandered into the buffet area with [ ... ]
This is my ninth National Day living in the UAE, and every year the celebrations have gotten more and more impressive, from classic car displays, fireworks and parades through to [ ... ]
Nine days of self driving and navigating a tuk tuk over 1,000km, with daily challenges and tests along the way? It’s certainly not a break for those looking for some [ ... ]
The fast-paced nature of modern working life means that our holidays are now more important than ever. Unfortunately, most of us don’t get the chance to go on a two-week [ ... ]
The Philippines had never featured on my travel bucket list, and I’m not sure why. I guess that the promotional messages for other idyllic island destinations in the region have [ ... ]
I have a pretty strong stomach, and consider myself to be pretty adventurous when it comes to trying anything new, particularly when it comes to foods, having tried all manner [ ... ]
Tulips? Man, they weren’t kidding about the tulips.
Sri Lanka is one of my favourite countries, and if you follow my updates, you’ll know I am a great fan of adventures, so imagine my delight when I received [ ... ]