There are hundreds of statues in London- some more famous than others. But how many do you think are dedicated to women?You can almost count them on the fingers of your hand. It all began when I was sitting in a meeting in Central London which had a park outside. During lunch a colleague and…
Boiling the milk is an integral part of Sri Lankan new Year celebrations
Watching people at work is one of the best ways to get to know Sri Lanka
There are so many things to see and do in Colombia. Here are my top ten.
Santiago is 17 years old and taking me on a tour of his neighbourhood in Medellin. St Javier or Comuna 13 was once the most dangerous district in Medellin where violence was the norm and no tourist in their right mind would visit. 10 per cent of all murders took place here and the area…
Sunday morning is one of the best times to explore Bogota.
I haven’t written on this blog for several weeks. The truth is, life changed in an instant through the spring and summer. When i wrote my list of things to do this year one was to spend more time with family. How true that turned out to be. Mum became really ill this year. Some…
The Khaju Bridge in Isfahan is a bridge of friendship.
The House of Strength is one of Iran’s oldest traditions.
The hospitality in Iran is legendary and a highlight of any journey to the country.