September 29, 2017
Dealing with a market trader or hawker in the UK is easy. He or she stands on a corner or behind a stall and shouts. If you aren’t interested, you just ignore him and he will shout at someone else.
But what about elsewhere in the world.
Brazil is really laid back. Th...
March 23, 2017
There is something about taking a flight that causes some normally intelligent and rational people to lose all senses when it comes to luggage.
What exactly does the average person need on a flight lasting perhaps 8 hours, maybe 10. (I am not talking here about the buck...
One of the great joys of travel, and indeed the culture of others whether abroad or at home, is food.
Whether it is the beautiful smell of garlic, basil and fresh bread emanating from a restaurant in Rome; local bread, cheese and wine in a street cafe in France; the hu...
It is impossible to travel without people watching. The funny, irritating or simply absurd