“Slowly, slowly” – our experience trekking with a porter in Nepal
When you go trekking in Nepal, should you use a porter to bring your luggage or carry everything yourself? In this post I share my experience of hiking with a…
Cuba’s new revolution – on the edge of time
Cuba - a country which immediately evokes images of an island frozen in time, its streets a time capsule containing all the elements of the world as it must have…
How to hike safely and sustainably in Nepal
Nine tips to make your trek in Nepal's mountains safe but also environmentally and socially sustainable.
Tracking gorillas in Bwindi, Uganda
Eye to eye with gentle giants: seeing wild gorillas in Uganda is an experience like no other. Read this travel story about my unforgettable encounter in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Exploring Seoul’s Bukchon neighbourhood
Bukchon is a traditional neighbourhood in Seoul where you can still find winding alleys and old traditional style homes. It is developing rapidly however, so you may want to go…
Wine and lemons – friendly encounters in Albania
During our trip through Albania we met many friendly locals who were eager to show us that Albania is a prime destination for travel in Europe.