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
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