Tortuguero – A Hidden Paradise

Steam rises from the river and jungle undergrowth as the heat of the day rises. The water is still and peaceful, flowing gently through the thick jungle. Shards of sunlight illuminate the murky brown water in patches, revealing the maze of roots and leaf litter intwined within the muddy riverbed. The jungle is alive with…

Sahara – Desert of Dreams or Nightmares?

As far as the eye can see the lone and level sands stretch to infinity. A desolate landscape; the ghost of a great ocean floor, turned tropical savannah; now just reduced to rock and dust… The sun has been up for barely an hour and already it’s punishing glare has brought the temperature well in…

Atlas Nights

A low harmonic voice begins reverberating around the valley, soon joined in unison by others; echoing off the mountain sides, a dozen mosques call their followers to prayer and the Imlil valley is temporarily brought to life. The first time we experienced this we were sat out on the roof terrace of Dar Adrar dining on a…

Wanderlust…

It’s an all too familiar feeling; you leave the house in the dark, feel your hands turn numb as you de-frost your car with the only tool you can find… usually an old card from your wallet. Having got the car off your drive, you then join the hundreds of others as you all make…