Ankgor Wat Sunrise ~ Cambodia

Ankgor Wat Sunrise ~ Cambodia

Watching the sunrise over the ancient temple of Angkor Wat in Cambodia is something that sits firmly at the top of many seasoned travelers bucket lists. I am lucky enough to be able to say that the first sunrise I saw in 2014, that big glowing ball of fire, slowly rising into the sky, was at Angkor … [Read more...]

Asia’s Largest Bird Park

Asia’s Largest Bird Park

After a few days in KL I was running out of sights to see and activities to do. I had heard about the Bird Park but wasn't sure if I was that bothered forking out 40 Rinngit to see some birds in cages. In the end I teamed up with another traveller from Prague and we set off to the Botanical Gardens. … [Read more...]

Portraits of Calcutta

Portraits of Calcutta

Just thought I would share some photos I took while visiting Calcutta (now known as Kolkata) in March. Nearly everyone I photographed had such striking beauty, such big, beautiful eyes and were dressed in a rainbow of colour that would brighten up the dullest day. Many of their circumstances were … [Read more...]

Colourful Calcutta – Celebrating Holi

Colourful Calcutta – Celebrating Holi

On my recent, and first ever, trip to India I had the amazing opportunity to celebrate Holi (Festival of Colours) in Calcutta. Attending Holi Festival is something that has always been a dream of mine and was most definitely a top priority item on my never-ending bucket list!! I guess when I … [Read more...]

Sand, Smiles and Sore Feet

Sand, Smiles and Sore Feet

Sorry I have been missing in action from my blog for a few months now, but I have been VERY busy and still am. I am working full-time for an amazing organization called 'The Hope Foundation" and have also been working hard to get my Masters thesis finished. I also managed to fit in a weekend away in … [Read more...]

The Deck of Cards

The Deck of Cards

Last weekend I had 3 friends visiting from Holland and brought them to colorful Cobh for the day. On of my favorite things about Cobh is the 'Deck of Cards', a row of beautifully painting houses stacked up on a hill overlooking the town below. With the stunning St Colman's Cathedral perched on a … [Read more...]