Round up 2015 takes a look back at a hectic year and the surprising amount of travel I managed to do with just 18 days of leave
A short getaway to paradise – I spend a long weekend snorkelling, scuba diving and otherwise lounging on the beach in Club Med Kani Maldives
Don’t judge the selfie taking traveller – here’s why you should take a couple of selfie shots on your next trip whether you are solo or not.
Taking the Sony Action Cam HDR AS-15 out for a test run on my scuba diving trip in the Maldives. Read on to see my thoughts on this little camcorder.
A look back at all the places around the world that I visited in 2013 as an occasional traveller, and where I hope to visit in 2014.
So the other highlight of my Maldives dive trip besides the whale sharks was being able to see the majestic manta rays up close for the first time. I’d miss them previously in Malapascua, and I have seen various types of sting rays before this, but nothing is quite like the experience of having a huge manta ray (or a whole school) just swoop by you, flapping their large wings and ‘flying’ through the water. Photos don’t quite do manta rays justice because you have to see them in action to truly appreciate them. Check out my video below on …
I finally got to go underwater with these gentle giants of the sea. It was amazing to dive with whale sharks!
There’s a surprising amount of noise that you encounter in everyday life that you don’t notice until it’s taken away from you. That’s what the Bose QuietComfort® 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® (QC20) headphones made me realize with its awesome noise-cancelling function. I had already seen it in action when I was invited down to the launch event previously, so I was really keen to see how effective they would be on the road. The nice thing about earphones is their compact size, especially when compared to bulky headphones. These QC20s came in a convenient padded carrying pack, though they take up …
How I spent a week living and diving on a boat in the paradise islands of the Maldives and all the amazing things I saw.