In the Norwegian winter, north of the Arctic Circle, daylight fading, a group of orca enthusiasts and I snorkelled with orcas and humpback whales. We also happened to see the Northern Lights.
On my first full day in Norway, seeing the sun became an important mission because of the long night. So I hiked up the nearest mountain.
Getting to Raja Ampat in Indonesia was a task, but it provided exceptional wildlife sightings and experiences.
The Swiss Alps offer not just breathtaking beauty, but also danger of a domestic kind???
Coasteering is the sport where you find a rocky coastline and stay as close to it as possible, either on the rock, or swimming in the water! This is part 4 of my Hiking in Hong Kong series. Read part 1 on the best-known hikes, part 2 on another bunch of good hikes and part […]
Pitiless Traveller: Stream hiking is a really fun adventure activity in Hong Kong which extends your hiking horizons.
Pitiless Traveller: More amazing stuff that you can see if you hike in Hong Kong.
The first of a series of blog posts on Hong Kong’s amazing hiking options!
I was having a stressful business trip in Jakarta. The client was pushing back meetings; meetings that were not pushed back were getting delayed with alarming regularity; my work outside of Jakarta was getting negatively affected. I had to extend my trip into the next week so I decided to check out the nearby Thousand […]
I have been to Indonesia so many times that I have lost count. It started with the disastrous “Lost Christmas”, many years ago. Indonesia has provided me with a variety of travel stories, being the country where I learned to scuba dive; checked out a bunch of volcanoes; tried a hand at surfing and saw […]