On the Trail of The Old Breed August 23rd 2012 Now fully recovered from a serious illness during my overseas holidays at the end of 2011, I eased back into the world of exploration with a short and necessary break to the Solomon Islands. It was with a greater deal of excitement than normal, for this marked not only my return to travelling, but also affirmed that my experience with scrub typhus had not dissuaded me from “exotic” destination ... read more
Oceania » Solomon Islands » Guadalcanal The UK established a protectorate over the Solomon Islands in the 1890s. Some of the bitterest fighting of World War II occurred on these islands. Self-government was achieved in 1976 and independence two years later. Ethnic violence, government malf... ... read more
Passionate about travelling and discovering the world, especially destinations that many consider to be dangerous. With redundancy payout in hand and with no itinerary and no destination - I wonder where the road will lead.
Current Location: Crossing the Atlantic
In collaboration with the The World Explorers Bureau I'm delivering three presentations aboard a Celebrity Cruises Transatlantic Voyage... full info