The Fort

This is the view from inside the Tower of Belem in Lisbon, Portugal. The tower was built as a protective fort for the city (or, more realistically as the symbol of fortification), built in the ...

Dubai Boat

You can find all sorts of boats running up and down the coast in Dubai, from huge, expensive yachts to these tiny wooden vessels. The flag sat over the top of this boat is the ...

The Red Rocks of Sedona

And so our slightly erratic month-long tour of America comes to an end, and where do we stop? In the somewhat mystical town of Sedona, Arizona. This small town is surrounded by a lot of ...

The Wise Elder

This wooden carving stands on the streets of Sedona, a town in the heart of Arizona. Sedona is town known for its spiritual vortexes (vortices?) – more on that tomorrow!

San Diego Skyline

I managed to snap this quite shot of the sky over San Diego several years ago. I really enjoyed my time in San Diego, down by the water. I definitely need to go back, one ...

Calico Shack

This run down, ramshackled old shack stands near the Calico & Odessa historic railway, in Calico the long-abandoned silver mine, out in the Mojave desert. My research leads me to believe that this particular hut ...

The Old Silver Mine

This rickety structure still stands in Calico, an old, long-abandoned silver mine town in the Mojave desert. At the height of its mining days (which, admittedly, didn’t last too long) between 1883 – 1885, the ...