"Address to a (Vegetarian) Haggis" September 16th 2010 27th August to 5th September 2010
It was the culmination of a childhood dream. Planned on and off for over 4 years, yearned for many a time before that, I was finally going to get to go to.... Scotland.
Yes, I know it's an odd country to dream about going to. It's right in my back yard after all, and hardly most people's idea of vacation bliss, but blame it on too many adolescent wa ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » The Highlands » Glenshiel Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
This blog started, as do so many others, with an attempt to let parents and friends know what I was up to during my first ever trip outside of Western Europe: four months in India. Unfortunately, after a near miss with the bombs in Mumbai in November 2008 my mother refused to read any more blogs as they kept giving her panic attacks...
My biggest joys in travel are awe-inspiring scenery, and what I would love to term 'comparative anthropology', but really ... full info