The aim of this site is to promote and encourage independent
With this in mind, the following pages contain a selection of
trip highlights, photographs and trip dossiers from some of
the countries that I have had the privilege to visit.
"Life is what happens while you're busy making other plans" -
"Before I travel I cover myself with salt, pepper, spices, and
herbs - I like to think of myself as a well seasoned traveller" -
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the
things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off
the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbour...Explore.
Dream. Discover" - Mark Twain
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to
live forever" - Gandhi
"You only live once, but if you work it right, once is enough,
and, in the end, it's not the years in your life it's the life in your
years" - Anon