Afghanistan – outside the capital.


I didn't see as much of Afghanistan as I would have liked, but the parts I did see were unbelievably, and majestically, ...

Kelly’s Courtyard Hotel, Beijing


I came across Kelly’s Courtyard Hotel in Beijing purely by accident – and what a happy accident it turned out to ...

A Tourist in Kabul


I must admit that Kabul in Afghanistan, would probably not be at the top of most people’s holiday destination list, ...

My TV debut!


I never, in a million years, ever thought I would write a title like this one! But it really did happen, and this is ...

My Top Must Sees

My Top Must Sees

I found this piece, written seven years ago, buried and unpublished! My Top Must Sees. (Written 2009)

Looking back at 2015

Looking back at 2015

2015 was quite a year! Five totally new countries, but one on my bucket list which was initially planned didn't happen! ...