Why keep travelling? I spent some time thinking the other day about the travellers among us who take to the road and just keep on going. Off they go with their very few personal essentials rolled carefully into their trusted bag. Swapping material wealth for spiritual health, they keep going, never looking back. When […]Read More Why do some travellers take to the road and never look back?
What to do and see with 5 days free in GozoRead More Go-Go-Gozo!
What to do on Malta and Gozo for an awesome and inspiring day out!Read More The Ggantija, Hagar Qim and Mnajdra Temples of Malta and Gozo
August 21, 2016 The sound of the tzitzikia is so loud, I comment to a friend as we sit beneath a lemon tree in Maroussi, Athens. I notice as I chat away that the stridulation is sporadic – one moment the cicadas are humming in full swing, the next stopping before the next chorus inevitably reaches a crescendo […]Read More Underneath the Lemon Tree
An account of a circular tour of Gozo by boat, from Mgarr harbour, Gozo. The account features highlights of the beautiful emerald green bays and the timeless, special beauty spots of this paradise-like island that is Gozo.
If you can – go!Read More Round the Island of Gozo
It is not surprising that Valletta is the European capital of culture, 2018. Valletta, a fortress and world heritage city is the capital of Malta, There is an immense wealth of culture to see including archaeological sights, Art, Design, and History. Take time there to do justice to its beauty, splendour and majesty . Valletta is predominantly a medieval city of […]Read More Valletta, European Capital of Culture, 2018
When the occasion arose to be a guide for the blind and partially sighted, I jumped at the chance. As an avid explorer, and Rambler, and curious by heart and nature – I’m glad I did.
As well as being a fun and rewarding volunteering experience, we also walked five miles, made many more friends and soaked up all that this part of the world has to offer! This travel narrative highlights a section of the journey along the river Lea Navigation route from Hertford Town to Ware on a sunny day in August.Read More Rambling Blind