Toprak Kala, Qaraqalpaqstan 2
Toprak Kala, like all the kalas (desert fortresses) of ancient Khorezm, is slowly turning to dust. Rain is transforming the fortress walls into shapeless mud. Wind […]

Toprak Kala & Qyzyl Kala, Qaraqalpaqstan


Humpback Whale Watching, Fafa Island, Tonga 2
Living in Sydney, Australia, gives you no end of whale watching opportunities. Want to see a whale? Just walk along any of Sydney’s coastal headlands during whale migration season […]

Humpback whale watching, Fafa Island, Tonga








Ostrich, De Hoop NR, South Africa 2
I’d always wanted to do a self-drive safari. I’d been to plenty of big game parks, the likes of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania, […]

De Hoop Nature Reserve, South Africa