BOOK OUT NOW

Travel Escapades: Adventures and upsets around the world was published yesterday and is available to buy on Amazon and at other retailers, check it out here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Travel-Escapades-Upsets-adventures-around/dp/191606910X/ref=zg_bs_279911_3?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=F759Y3YE5YAGHD5496DP. The book is about some of my adventures around the world which didn't quite go to plan and how I managed to work my way out of the … Continue reading BOOK OUT NOW

I HAVE WRITTEN A BOOK

In less than a week my book called 'Travel Escapades: Upsets and adventures around the world' will be available to purchase, you can currently place pre-orders on amazon at: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Travel-Escapades-Upsets-adventures-around/dp/191606910X/ref=sr_1_2?keywords=travel+escapades&qid=1562826338&s=gateway&sr=8-2. The book itself is a collection of 13 of my travel experiences which didn't quite go to plan and how I muddled my way through … Continue reading I HAVE WRITTEN A BOOK

Exploring Cairo

​Having slept like logs and not set an alarm to wake us up we started the day at a leisurely 0830 with a complimentary breakfast. Breakfast was two rolls with jam and spreadable cheese and an egg, a slimed down version of the one we had in Iraq. Although not the top tourist attraction in … Continue reading Exploring Cairo

Nuweiba to Cairo

​Having arrived in Newiba just after 0100 (Egyptian time) we (the 8 tourists) were escorted off the ferry first albeit without our passports we were then walked across to the arrivals terminal, shepherded through security to the visa desk. Unfortunately Emily and I had taken the word of a Jordanian travel rep who said we … Continue reading Nuweiba to Cairo

Crossing into the Sinai

​I had a sleepless night as I frequently had to dash from my bed to be sick outside, I wasn't the only one who was suffering as I overheard someone else throwing up in the early hours, clearly a few pieces of chicken weren't properly cooked.  Breakfast was served from 0600 but not feeling like … Continue reading Crossing into the Sinai

Seven Pillars of Wisdom

​Another morning began before 0600, today we were getting a bus to Wadi Rum at 0620. We briefly used the WiFi before jumping on board and joining half a dozen other tourists heading to the land of T.E. Lawrence of Lawrence of Arabia fame.  On the 2 hour journey we organised a trip round Wadi … Continue reading Seven Pillars of Wisdom

Petra

​As per today started early, this time at 0530 to get a bus to Petra at 0630. It was just under 4 hours long so we arrived just after 10. We got a taxi up to our hotel and dropped our bags before heading back the way we had just come, picking up some snacks … Continue reading Petra