Monthly Archives: September 2014

Amsterdam Revisited

I held Joe’s hand, tight, but it didn’t stop me slipping into the darkness. Down down down I tumbled, sick to the pit of my stomach and desperate to cry out to him for help. He was right there next … Continue reading

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Singapore Stop-over

Orchard Road in the rain[/caption] Originally published at http://www.exploration-online.com Singapore’s skyline, dominated by shiny, towering bank-buildings casts a shadow over the ramshackle colonial history at the heart of the city. It is, more often than not, seen as a clean … Continue reading

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Work in the Forties

This year I was one of the ‘best of the long short-list’ in the Bradt/Independent on Sunday travel writing competition. This is my entry on the theme of ‘Meeting the Challange’. Next year I hope for highly commended… The only … Continue reading

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