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Japan in pictures

Seamlessly blending past and present (and even future, with its innovative use of technology), Japan can feel both comfortably familiar and endlessly surprising at the same time. It is this ‘surprise’ element that makes it all the more captivating for photographers – amateur or otherwise. Stepping out in search of one of the beautiful temples more »

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Rajasthan in pictures

Rajasthan in pictures

With its rich colours, friendly people, over-populated cities and stunning countryside, India is a photographer’s paradise, and nowhere more so than Rajasthan. As you wander through the state’s pastel-coloured cities and labyrinthine bazaars you’ll be presented with endless photo opportunities, whilst the wonderful rural villages provide an opportunity to meet the locals and experience a more »

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Tiger tiger

Tiger safaris explained

India’s size, landscape and fantastic national parks and tiger reserves all play a part in offering travellers an enchanting wildlife experience. This is by far the best place to spot the elusive Bengal tiger in the wild, with half of the world’s population of wild tigers found in India. Here, our specialist Ric shares his experience of more »

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Ric’s Top 10 photos of the Indian Subcontinent

I love taking photos and to me, there is no better place to take photos than around the Indian Subcontinent. The rich colours, friendly people, varied landscapes, over-populated cities and stunning countryside mean it is a haven for taking great pictures. Here are my top 10 photos from my travels around the Subcontinent. If you are more »

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My Journey to The Golden Temple

  I like Islands. There is something thrilling about heading out to a little piece of isolation. I revel in the importance of a piece of the planet completely cut off from the laws of the land. You feel like anything just might happen. One place I never expected to find such departure from what more »

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Ric’s encounter with Mahale’s Chimps

Recently returned chimp enthusiast, and Africa specialist, Ric has just returned from Western Tanzania. He describes his experience while at the Mahale Mountains in search of a community of  habituated Chimpanzees within this blog.

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