The Dark Tourism of the Death Railway

The Dark Tourism of the Death Railway

The rise of dark tourism has been noticeable the last few years even more so now it has a name. By definition it means tourism to places historically associated with death and tragedy (Wikipedia) and these days it is big business. The ethics of whether countries and...
Trekking the Annapurna Circuit

Trekking the Annapurna Circuit

“It’s the best hike in the Himalayas, you have to do it!” “It should be on everyones bucket list!” “Forget Everest, do the Annapurna Circuit!” These days there are so many Annapurna groupies that it has become just as popular as the Everest Base Camp trek (which says...
Making Mistakes Travelling Nepal

Making Mistakes Travelling Nepal

Each week I usually write a story from one of my travels or dispense handy travel advice learned from my wanderings. This week I thought I would tell you about the beginning. About how a much younger and naive version of me decided that, despite having never left...
Vietnam – 3 reasons not to go

Vietnam – 3 reasons not to go

As I look to the future and think about what I want and where I want to be I couldn’t help but find it easier to write a list of places I didn’t want to be instead. I’ve traveled my fair share of this globe and visited a few countries in my time most of...