Lots of Places You Absolutely Want to Go
Inspired by Wallace's book The Malay Archipelago, and enticed by the Spice Islands and the chance of adventure, I'm travelling to Ternate and nearby Bacan and Halmahera.
A family holiday, with strong birding - and photography - elements, in Yunnan, sw China.
After a holiday in Wallacea – northeast Sulawesi and the north Moluccas – in August, I’ve written an article on travels and some of the wildlife for the Alfred Russel Wallace blog. Now posted, with plenty of photos, at:
It’s a scintillating morning in north Botswana, and I’m privileged to be standing within touching distance of an African savannah elephant
The Ijen volcano complex dominates the landscape of easternmost Java. Active craters include Ijen, which for decades has been mined for its sulphur.
Even though Scarborough is my hometown, winter may seem a strange, even crazy time for a holiday on the coast of northeast England.
Exploring two outstanding national parks that are close to Jakarta, yet take time to reach - well rewarding the effort with splendid forests, scenery and wildlife watching.
A swift tour round Hong Kong bars, pubs n discos
Scenes of the wilder side of Cheung Chau – an island in southwest Hong Kong, during spring 2010.
Video I shot of the Bun Festival, which is like an carnival cum exorcism. See also Cheung Chau Photo Gallery.
Here’s part 1 of a video I shot, on a trip to the Sundarbans mangrove forest in October 2009: and here is part 2: