My Top 10 of Everything: Why Jordan should be on your Bucket List

I just can’t say enough about Jordan – it’s one of those dream destinations for anyone who enjoys travelling. It’s impossible not to fall in love with the place and it makes for a wonderful introduction to the Middle East. Everyone has passed through here so, as well as being littered with ancient cities and […]

Read More

LIGHT

This week’s theme from Debbie for One Word Sunday is LIGHT An unsavoury gathering one thinks – a single torch in all that blackness… suspicious indeed! We’re on the beach at Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve in Oman, observing the astonishing ritual of egg laying.    The turtle works through the night, burying her soft eggs in the […]

Read More

My Top 10 of Everything: The Wonders of Sri Lanka

What’s your thing? – beach? wildlife? ancient civilization? jungle? mountain? natural wonders? hiking? photography? food? friendly people? UNESCO sites? This gem has experienced an incredible rise in tourism over the past decade or so – and with very good reason. Located in the Indian Ocean, barely 100 miles from the equator, the idyllic tropical island […]

Read More

My Top 10 of Everything: What you’ll enjoy in Newfoundland

It sounds like the edge of the world doesn’t it. I know its not a place that pops in to mind when planning a road trip but, with its rugged landscapes, varied wildlife and renowned hospitality, it makes for an unforgettable experience. (My Top 10 has been selected from a 2011 trip. All photos from […]

Read More

An Epic US Road Trip: On the Road in the West / Mid West

I love road trips – especially in the US. I think its all that space – driving for days and days without falling into the sea! Well, here is a trip that is nowhere near the sea but will tick a lot of amazing iconic sites (and sights!) off your wish list…. I’m so guilty […]

Read More