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Trekking in Nepal
All you need to know about trekking in Nepal. Our detailed guides include Marks personal accounts of his experience hiking in Nepal.
ITINERARY SUMMARY Essaouira – Marrakesh – Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes – Moulay Idriss – Fez – Chefchaouen – Tetouan – Asilah – Tangier Situated on the Atlantic Coast, Essaouira is a good place to get your Morocco bearings - it’s small and relatively hassle-free. We...read more
History and politics in Kosovo are complicated and it doesn’t get much more complicated than Mitrovica, a small city in the north of the country. Read about our visit to the divided city of Serbian North Mitrovica and Kosovan Mitrovica.read more
The 1999 NATO bombing of the Serbian capital is well documented. It’s hard to miss the bombed-out shell of the former Yugoslav Ministry of Defence building on Nemanjina Street in the heart of the city and if you head round the back of St. Mark’s Church in Tasmajdan...read more
Ukraine Travel Inspiration from A to Z Last weekend we got back from Ukraine. It was our fourth trip to this eastern European gem in three years and this time we spent six weeks travelling to 18 towns and cities (15 that were new to us). At a very rough estimate, we...read more
ITINERARY SUMMARY (Poland) Warsaw - Lodz - Poznan - Wroclaw - Kłodzko - Kudowa-Zdroj (Czech Republic) - Brno - Olomouc - Ostrava - Cesky Tesin (Poland) - Cieszyn (Slovakia) - Kosice After a few days in Warsaw, we opted for the Polski Bus to get us to Lodz, but there...read more
Girona’s airport is served by several low-cost carriers these days so quite a few people use it as a means of getting to nearby Barcelona and other places along the Spanish coast. It was a couple of cheap flights from Morocco to Malta via Spain that took us via...read more
ITINERARY SUMMARY (Montenegro) Podgorica - Kotor - Ulcinj (Albania) - Shkoder (Shkodra) - Tirana (Kosovo) - Prizren - Decani - Pristina (Macedonia) - Skopje - Bitola - Ohrid (Albania) - Berat - Gjirokastra - Saranda (Greece) -Corfu Town The Montenegro capital of...read more
A Photo Essay from one of London's Historical Graveyards Apparently, if you like visiting graveyards, and we do, then you are known as a ‘tombstone tourist’. I like the expression and personally, I don't think there is anything macabre about visiting cemeteries. On...read more
ITINERARY SUMMARY Phnom Penh - Kompong Cham - Kratie - Sen Monorom - Ban Lung - Stung Treng - Preah Vihear City - Sra Em - Anlong Veng - Siem Reap After a few days in Phnom Penh, we began our journey to Cambodia’s eastern provinces with a few days in Kompong Cham, a...read more