Monthly Archive: January 2014

Costa Rica – A Wildlife Contradiction? 1

Costa Rica – A Wildlife Contradiction?

After only a couple of weeks in Costa Rica our wildlife viewing stats have gone through the roof! Everywhere we look, there are sloths, monkeys, parrots, caimans, Jesus-Christ lizards and much much more. Indeed,...

Wildlife Photography Primer 0

Wildlife Photography Primer

A few years ago we did a wildlife photography course to help us capture Attenborough-worthy shots. Not sure we’ve achieved that zenith yet (and we may never get there), but a few tips definitely...

Packing 101 – What do you need for a RTW trip? 2

Packing 101 – What do you need for a RTW trip?

Inspired by others (particularly Simon & Erin at Never Ending Voyage) we decided early to travel hand luggage only (in theory). Everyone writing a travel blog seems eventually to reach the same conclusion: less is...