Isla de Ometepe, or, why I travel

Every so often a place comes along, or more accurately, I come along to a place, that reminds me of why I travel. Nicaragua’s Isla de Ometepe is one of those places.


Arrival in Dibrugarh, Assam, Tea Capital of India

Arrival at a colonial-era chang (raised) bungalow in Dibrugarh, Assam, India’s tea capital.

Ananda: a destination spa in the Himalayas

A visit to a top-of-the-range spa isn’t usually top of an overland traveller’s to-do list, but this overland traveller decided to make an exception for Ananda. After the chaos and sweat of Delhi, a four-hour train ride to Haridwar took me and Craig to the welcoming bosom of Ananda’s air-conditioned care.