Category Archive: Europe

Fun with Friends

New York | Lake Michigan | Atlanta | Bonaire | San Diego | Madrid | Vienna 4th July was coming up soon after I left Turkey and where better to celebrate than the… Continue reading

Going walkabout again

Turkey | Last month on the 19th June, exactly seven years to the day since I moved to Kenya, I set out on another walkabout.       Going walkabout again in 2021 was something I… Continue reading

The Farewell Tour and Grand Finale

US | Canada | Austria | London | The end of January saw me embark on what was fondly named “The Farewell Tour” of North America – so called because I’m not planning… Continue reading

Bikes, Wine and Cheetahs

Malawi | South Africa | Qatar | London |   I have never been a cyclist.  So, I’m not quite sure why then, I agreed to mountain bike across Malawi with my friend… Continue reading

Diving and Dining

PNG | Oz | Shanghai | Switzerland | UK | Looking for an insider’s perspective on Papua New Guinea, I took advantage of the fact that my friend Peter was there (he grew… Continue reading

Kaiserschmarrn and Kalishnikovs

Austria | London | Djibouti | Somaliland |   Only a couple of days after leaving West Africa it was quite surreal to find myself skiing in the midst of the Austrian Alps. … Continue reading

The Gang Together in the Gulf

Dubai | Oman | London | Late October saw me on a plane to Dubai for a mini-reunion with great ex-Toronto friends affectionately known as “The Gang”.  Germans Dani and Robert had moved… Continue reading