A wandering bird's-eye overview of most things even vaguely related to travel, and an opportunity for writers, artists and photographers to contribute the historical, the hysterical, the quirky and quixotic... anything with heart.

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Varanasi sleeping

I find Raj fast asleep and snoring, call out and wait for him to stir. The ghats smell of mould a...read more

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3 years ago
An Ubud vignette

All three of us ladies are cool and comfortable in a large air-conditioned car.  We are bein...read more

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3 years ago
What path would we have chosen had we known what we know today?

Destination = Where your heart and soul takes you - A beautifully crafted but haunte...read more

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3 years ago
Soaring eagles and racing camels

Destination= Mongolia -  A captivating, succinctly-shot insight into a fast-disappea...read more

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4 years ago
From prayer flags to emails

Lifelines - An uplifting tale from the top of the world, of one man's dream come true....read more

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4 years ago
Detonation - heeding Hiroshima

The tram takes The Excellent Husband and I out from the centre of Kyoto, where we are staying, th...read more

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4 years ago
Here we go, China, here we go

The big day is finally here, me sitting in the business class lounge at Toronto airport.&nbs...read more

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4 years ago
My brothers' keeper

Closer to the river, a woman in a full green sari balances a small grotty-nosed child under ...read more

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4 years ago
Far out, Man

I've been lucky Man, having traveled quite a lot in my life, for business and pleasure. G...read more

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4 years ago
Naughty but nice

A Tibetan baby is born during the 8th cycle of the Year of the Pig. The year is 1455 and his name...read more

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4 years ago