This autumn I spent a month in northern India on an itinerary that took me via trains, planes and automobiles from Delhi to McLeod Ganj, Rishikesh, Varanasi, Agra, Jaipur, Jodhpur, […]
I recently visited the Middle East for the first time
On a recent visit to Porto, I hopped over the Douro to the neighbouring city of Vila Nova de Gaia whose smart riverfront is defined by port money.
Last month I spent a glorious weekend in sodden Somerset, which at time time was still knee-deep in flood-water in some places.
I’ve been slowly and somewhat unwittingly accumulating Herb Lester’s catalogue of quirky travel guides and paraphernalia.