Unfortunately, despite coining Gross Domestic Happiness and living traffic-light-free, Bhutan does exist in a bit of a flight path black hole.
Listen up, solo travellers. This is what paradise looks like…
Finally, someone has done Japan justice on film. If this doesn’t make you want to see the Land of the Rising Sun, nothing ever will.
Travellers keen to experience a truly authentic Naadam Festival shouldn’t be discouraged. They just need to know where to look.
There aren’t many things left in the world that can be called a genuine Adventure, but this is one of them.
Nepal’s message is loud and clear; it’s open, it’s safe, it’s beautiful, and it’s as welcoming as ever. The only thing missing is you.
On the day the quake hit Everest we were having a late breakfast in one of the tents, planning our move back up the slope the next day. It was a normal morning. Like any other on the mountain.
We trawled the net and found the photos travellers are taking right now, right this minute, one year after the quake.
Trekking to Everest Base Camp had always been one of my life time dreams. Running a full marathon is another.
It’s only a few hours after midnight and I’m hiking in complete darkness, the path illuminated by nothing more than our flashlights.