I had a dream last night whereby my son was older and he said to me
‘Dad I want to go see the world’
A feeling of elation and pride came over me…
‘Where should I go?’
An incredible flood of memories hit me all at once, my mind started to race – so much so that it actually woke me up! … More ‘Where should I go?’
It used to be simple – I’d rather be travelling … More Creating New Adventures
Hi – we haven’t met yet, but I am going to be your father.
Thats sounds so strange and so grown up – it’s actually quite a scary thing to say.
The inevitable realisation that we will soon meet has recently dawned on me, and as such I wanted to write you a few words.
You’re about to enter a family full of support and love. … More Note to our Unborn
For my first Video blog I wanted to set the scene for my next Diving post which will be following shortly.
This was the unforgettable Wandering Memory moment where I met a true giant of the ocean… … More Meeting an Ocean Giant – Ningaloo Reef
I was recently asked what does travel mean to me? My mind instantly populated with lots of ideas: … More Travel Is…
It occurred to me that I have only blogged once about Thailand and haven’t yet shared my thought on some of the incredible places we have visited. One such place is that of the Koh Phi Phi Islands on the western coast of Thailand. These islands, usually reached by either ferry from Phuket or Krabi, were thrown into the international limelight when a certain Leonardo di Caprio, used one for the location of ‘The Beach’. Since this the island in question Phi Phi Lea has become a mecca for travelers, holidays and backpackers galore… … More The Truth about the Phi Phi Islands – Thailand.
Whilst traveling, it is inevitable that you will meet new people (even if you don’t particularly want to). Some, you will have an instant connection with, and some you won’t. Some you will keep in touch with for years to come and some will become a fading memory. … More Connections
Continuing on my Extreme Sports collection I will now touch upon something even more stupid! Night Kayaking!
Our first stop on a trip up the East Coast of Australia was a remote camping site called Barrington Tops which is literally only about 4 hours north of Sydney. Read it all here! … More Real Extreme Sports – Part 6 – Night Kayaking
It can be really challenging returning home from a trip, especially so if that trip has been for a considerable amount of time, or somewhere that has a dramatic impact on you.
Actually I think challenging is not descriptive enough, it can literally be harrowing! … More The End of the Adventure? – King Arthurs Camelot – Cornwall
During my travels I have been subjected to numerous different types of accommodation from the 5 star luxury resorts in Thailand, to a damp and dingy box in Africa, and let’s not forget the 100 bed dorm in the Fijian islands. I have never been adverse to dorm rooms, they are cheap they do the … More A Dormitory Story – Sydney