Like sands through the hour glass....... October 3rd 2006 In February this year I was sitting in a lecture room on a big red boat crossing the Drake passage and one of the first questions we were asked was this... "How many people here are visiting Antarctica because it is your seventh continent?"
Well, I suddenly realised that during all my previous trips it was something I had never actually considered, and later that evening in our cabin, myself and ... read more
Africa » Tunisia » Tataouine Following independence from France in 1956, President Habib BOURGUIBA established a strict one-party state. He dominated the country for 31 years, repressing Islamic fundamentalism and establishing rights for women unmatched by any other Arab nation.... ... read more
2006 Year of the super trip. Yes, i'm off until around Novemberish as long as I don't spend too much before then. This is to help keep family and friends up to date, and myself too as most of the time I no idea where to next and also likely to forget where i've been!... full info