Malekula Island – An overview

When I was researching places to visit in Vanuatu, the island of Malekula stood out as…

Glasgow Smiles Better

See, I grew up in Liverpool in the 1980s. Hard times in a rough city; it…

Hostels in Review –”Where Have All The Tourists Gone” (Part Three – Coastal Benin, Togo, & Ghana)

Reviews of the places I stayed in during my time in West Africa, in November-December 2014.…

Hostels in Review –”Where Have All The Tourists Gone” (Part Two – Burkina Faso & Inland Benin)

Reviews of the places I stayed in during my time in West Africa, in November-December 2014.…

Hostels in Review –”Where Have All The Tourists Gone” (Part One – Ghana)

Reviews of the places I stayed in during my time in West Africa, in November-December 2014.…

Hostels in Review – “The Great Game” (Uzbekistan)

The ho(s)tel reviews from my time in Uzbekistan, in September 2014. I don’t seem to have…

Hostels in Review – “The Great Game” (Kyrgyzstan & Kazakhstan)

Some reviews from my time in Central Asia. I don’t seem to have written anything about…

Hostels in Australia, Dili, and Bali

More reviews from ho(s)tels on my journey in Australia, Timor-Leste, and Bali in May/June 2014. As…

Hostels in Review – “1001 Empenadas”

These are reviews of backpacker hostels I stayed in during my trip to Chile in May…

Hostels in Review – “Back in the USSR Parts One & Two”

(that rhymed, serendipitously …) These are reviews of backpacker hostels I stayed in during my two…