City of Infinite Barriers: A Pilgrimage to Jerusalem

‘Welcome to prison without a roof’, sighed my driver as we crossed into the West Bank. Continue reading

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Big Fish: Swimming with Whale Sharks in Donsol

As travellers, we suffer a relentless assault on our sensibilities. Long days followed by sleepless nights, cold showers absent water pressure, travellers diarrhea, unsanitary toilets, overnight buses, impossibly long layovers, exhaustion bordering on the brink of hysteria and the seemingly unending quest for wifi. All washed down with a potent cocktail of travel medications. Continue reading