Monthly Archives: December 2010

Hua Hin

My favorite Thai beach resort destination by far. There is an authenticity to this place which I think is largely missing from Phuket or Pattaya which have been largely shaped by international tourism. Hua Hin “Stone Head” remains an extremely … Continue reading

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The Gilis

The Gilis are an archipelago of three small islands off the northwest coast of Lombok. They comprise Gili Air, Gili Meno and Gili Trawangan. They really are a string of pearls. By the way try not to refer to them … Continue reading

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This is the most famous of the Torridon hills. If I have a favorite Munro out of those I’ve climbed then this would be it. It is a truly spectacular mountain and affords wonderful images not least when driving along … Continue reading

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