Whatever you seek on your travels in Thailand I’m sure this Asian gem will fulfil your wanderlust.
From Sigiriya I headed north east by tuk-tuk to the town of Polonnaruwa located in the North Central Province. Polonnaruwa is part of the cultural triangle but is often overlooked by tourists short on time as it is over 6 hours away from Colombo by car; although it is also reachable by a lengthy train … Continue reading The Ancient City of Polonnaruwa – Sri Lanka
Sigiriya's second large rock to break through the lush jungle landscape is Pidurangula Rock. The lesser known rock is favoured by backpackers for its low 500-RS entrance fee, which is a mere bargain compared to the hefty fee that Lion Rock demands. Some may argue that the view from the top of Pidurangula is superior … Continue reading Pidurangula Rock – Sri Lanka
From Kandy I headed north in search of a new wonder to explore. Kandy had left me a little down trodden and I required something to reignite my wanderlust. My new wonder would come in the form of the small town of Sigiriya located in the Northern Matale District in the central province, some three … Continue reading Sigiriya – Sri Lanka
We headed back around the twisty orange dirt tracks, still at a fairly break neck speed as the 6pm deadline loomed, when suddenly my guide hit the brakes slamming the jeep into reverse, and then I saw what he saw….
And just like that you are reminded why you have driven north to the little, seemingly quiet town of Belogradchik, which lies just east of the Serbia border in the foothills of the Balkan Mountains; for the Belogradchik Rocks are screaming out to be visited.
When I visited Costa Rica I discovered something rather special, a place that would steal my heart and set my senses on fire, for this Central American country offers to those who dare seek it, the discovery of any traveller’s paradise – a vista unseen by other’s eyes. For me there was one particular place … Continue reading Flashback to Carate – Costa Rica
I’m one of those types of people that have never been overly enthusiastic about the thought of visiting places in the UK. I don’t deny there are certainly beautiful and interesting places, but I’d rather spend my money on exploring the great wide world. However a few years ago a photo of the Durdle Door … Continue reading Day Trip to the Durdle Door
One of the biggest highlights about travelling for me (apart from the obvious excitement and curiosity of exploring new places) is being able to capture those magical moments with a camera.