Category Archives: Travelling

Rocking the Kasbah trail in Morocco

Day 1: Flight To Casablanca Arrived at Casablanca airport after a surprisingly short flight, an intriguing plane meal of beef and prunes followed by a long wait through passport control , we finally met our guide Moha and our group; … Continue reading

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Mammal Monitoring Nova Scotia with PTES and Oxford University

Whilst studying my Masters degree in Manchester I was trying to keep up to date with the goings on at the PTES as I was no longer able to volunteer there, and on their Facebook page I came across and … Continue reading

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Vancouver & The Rocky Mountains

Firstly arriving from US into Vancouver airport was wonderful, the views out of the window of the Rocky Mountains as we flew over were spectacular and the airport itself was like a museum with totem poles and aboriginal art and … Continue reading

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Highlights of the Eastern US & Canada

Arriving the first day in New York I was so hot, 30 degrees or more. I waited to meet my tour group in the evening, 4 Austrians, 3 Germans, 2 Russians and 3 Australians – very surprised I was the … Continue reading

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Interailing around Italy – Part 4: Rome then Home

Luckily our B&B wasn’t too far from the station to lug our cases, although unfortunately our room was on the 6thfloor, which with a broken lift was a task indeed.  The place was similar to that of Florence, with its … Continue reading

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Interailing around Italy – Part 3: Florence and Pisa

We arrived in Florence in the late afternoon and immediately went in search of our B&B, which to our astonishment was the best located place I think I have ever stayed.  As we approached the main square in Florence, Piazza … Continue reading

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Interailing around Italy – Part 2: Verona and Milan

The following morning we grabbed a train from central Venice to Verona.  The weather couldn’t have been better, and although we had to drag our suitcases around the entire city for the several hours we made sure we did and … Continue reading

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Interailing around Italy – Part 1: Venice

Since travelling in 2010 I have become somewhat addicted to making new trips and exploring the world.  I had an idea in mind to interail across Europe, to see the many cities I had never visited before, in Germany, Italy … Continue reading

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African Adventures: Part 4 – Serengeti National Park and Home

The final instalment of my trip began with us leaving the crater and heading to the Serengeti.  Before leaving the area we stopped at the Oldupai Gorge, made famous for its archaeological discoveries of various hominid species from 130mya.  We … Continue reading

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African Adventures: Part 3 – Ngorongoro Conservation Area

The next part of the adventure began on our travels to the Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area.  A vast array of habitats in one area, with lush and forest covered crater rim with a savannah and grassland area on the crater … Continue reading

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