26 May
Days adrift.  Click here to see our best and worst experiences so far.
Number of flights.  Click here to go to the itinerary page.
Bus, train and taxi rides.  Click here to see all posts relating to transport. (56 posts)
Miles walked.  Click here to see all posts relating to walking and trekking. (43 posts)
Countries visited.  Click here to see what we think of them. (14 posts)
Number of species spotted.  Click here to go to our wildlife page.
Photos taken.  Click here to go to the photo gallery. (105 posts)
Rainy days.  Click here to find posts relating to the weather. (50 posts)
Number of times scammed.  Click here to read all about it!  (2 posts)
Otters spotted.  Click here to go to our website about otters: amblonyx.com
...two travellers in search of the world's wildlife

Archive for October, 2018

30 October 2018

In the tropics

27 October 2018 It always takes a few days to settle into the tropics; to physically get used to the heat and humidity, and to mentally get used to various discomforts. Insects are everywhere. You dine with tiny ants, sleep with confused moths, take strolls with attendant sweat bees or mosquitoes. Buildings are impermanent and » » »

30 October 2018

All over the place

24-26 October 2018 So when we left Heathrow it was 16:45 in the UK on a nice sunny afternoon. A bit late leaving, apparently due to the nature of middle aged Middle Eastern women. They tend to come well dressed, extremely sedate and deliberately oblivious to other people. So each specimen would take her own » » »

30 October 2018

Six weeks in SE Asia

24 October 2018 We’re off on a six week trip to SE Asia. The plan is to visit the Philippines, north Thailand, Laos and Vietnam. The Philippines is a nation of scattered islands, so it looks like lots of internal flights are on the cards. We’re aiming to visit Bohol, a rural backwater island where » » »