Travel Tips

Life Beyond Pad Thai

It’s that time of year again. That’s right, awards season is upon us. BAFTA, Golden Globes, People’s Choice, Oscars, and the list goes on. I figure there are simply not enough awards to go around, so, dear readers, for this...

Rome By Numbers

Long distance runners and cyclists sometimes talk about “hitting the wall”, a sudden onset of extreme fatigue, sometimes accompanied by confusion and the desire to simply stop, sit and not move. This usually happens towards the end of a marathon...

Amman for the Senses

After the unbeatable highlight that was Petra, it was hard to find motivation for more exploring around Amman, the ancient capital of the Biblical Ammonites. However, I present you Amman for the Senses. Sights: The first thing I noticed is...

(Greek) Islands in the Sea

Who hasn’t dreamed of lazing around on a Greek island somewhere, small yacht anchored in a picturesque bay, a place to see and be seen amidst crystalline green waters, whitewashed houses gleaming against a cloudless blue sky? That’s just how...