Travel in search of legends

Monday, January 14th, 2013
Fountain of legends in Portugal

What is modern travel if it cannot illuminate your imagination Legendary travel quests are nothing new. From Gengis Khan and Alexander the Great’s global conquests to The Holy Roman Empire and Marco Polo’s quests of expansion of one means or another. All the way to todays Great Modern Travelers we’ve witnessed men and women who’ve pushed travel to… Continue reading more »

For better or worse: tourists, hashish and hard drugs in Kathmandu Nepal

Monday, January 7th, 2013
Drug sellers in Kathmandu

Buying drugs in Kathmandu was legal in the 1960’s … walk the streets today & you might think it still is Anyone who has visited the tourist zone of Thamel in Kathmandu after dark can attest to the lone scruffy men who will brush eerily close by your face and loudly whisper the words – “Smoke? …… Continue reading more »

Is it right to travel in Tibet?

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012
Yamdrok Lake in Tibet

Travel in Tibet and get a nice welcome A man in a hand-washed cheap black suit lurched towards me. Ahead another man pointed and yelled at a tourist. Beside me a local pushed my hand down and waved the other man away. “No photos, put your phone away before they take it.” I was crossing the friendship… Continue reading more »

Chinese tank corners Tibetans beside two burning buildings during the 2008 riots in Lhasa

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012
The riots in Lhasa, Tibet - Tank cornering Tibetans

The March 14th 2008 Riots in Lhasa, Tibet It was a defining time in my journey, and a defining moment for Tibet. On March 14th 2008, years of resentment and hatred spewed out into violent riots for freedom that saw Tibet’s capital city turn into a war zone. Facts about the riots in Tibet: The riots are also known as… Continue reading more »

Stark sentry post in Auschwitz concentration camp

Saturday, November 26th, 2011
Sentry post in Auschwitz concentration camp

A super large format photograph of a sentry post post in Auschwitz concentration camp Poland. Go behind the lens and read more about it’s story.

Afghan Refugee Girl in Pakistan

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011
Afghan refugee girl in Pakistan

An Afghan refugee girl whose photograph will dramatically fill your screen. Then read about the story behind this photograph

Windcatchers from an Iranian ghost town

Saturday, October 15th, 2011
Wind Chimneys from an Iranian ghost town

A huge photograph of the unique and unusual windcatchers from Iran. Read more about them and their influence in this feature that goes behind the lens.