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  1. Dynasties
  2. The Wider Earth
  3. Fram Museum, Oslo
  4. A tree-kangeroo?
  5. We're on Facebook!
  6. Home from deepest, darkest Peru
  7. Ollantaytambo
  8. Moray, Maras, Paso Horses!
  9. Machu Picchu
  10. Via Pisac to Sacred Valley
  11. Sacsayhuaman
  12. Folk dancing and chocolate!
  13. Flags in Cusco
  14. Across the Andean Plateau
  15. Puno
  16. Sailing Lake Titicaca
  17. Empanadas at Juliaca Airport
  18. Meeting Alpacas
  19. Dancing along the pavement
  20. Snow capped mountains
  21. Lima City Tour
  22. We're Off
  23. Peru Adventure Imminent!
  24. Reichsburg Castle
  25. Converging Rivers
  26. Singing Sea Shanties
  27. Dutch Masters
  28. To Amsterdam!
  29. Halifax, Nova Scotia
  30. Eastport USA
  31. Captain David & Ann
  32. Boston Day Three
  33. Boston Day Two
  34. Boston Day One
  35. Stormy weather
  36. The Highline
  37. Junior's Cheesecake Breakfast
  38. New York City Tour
  39. New York, New York
  40. Guayaquil Historic Park
  41. Bachas Beach
  42. Bartolome Island
  43. Genovesa
  44. Puerto Ayora
  45. Urbina Bay / Punta Vicente Roca
  46. Isabela & Fernandina
  47. Rabida Island
  48. To Galápagos
  49. Guayaquil City Tour
  50. El Cajas National Park
  51. Ceramics and textiles
  52. Ingapirca
  53. Cuenca City Tour
  54. Quito to Cuenca
  55. Cotopaxi
  56. Quito City Tour
  57. We've arrived in Ecuador!
  58. Reluctantly homebound
  59. Secret sundowner
  60. Leopards and cheetahs
  61. Magnums at noon!
  62. 70 Elephants!
  63. Visiting the Etosha Pan
  64. The Argentine Tango!
  65. Etosha National Park
  66. Termite mound Q&A!
  67. Touring Henties Bay
  68. Oysters and bubbly!
  69. The Tropic of Capricorn
  70. Exploring Sossuvlei
  71. The weekly shop!
  72. Namibia here we come!
  73. Bucharest to UK
  74. To Bucharest
  75. We're now in Bulgaria!
  76. Farewell, already?
  77. Iron Gate Gorge
  78. Belgrade
  79. Osijek
  80. Kalocsa
  81. Embarkation
  82. City tour and dinner
  83. Arrived in Budapest
  84. Dawn chats up the Chileans!
  85. Petermann Island
  86. Bongrain Point
  87. Camping in Antarctica?
  88. Furthest South
  89. Rothera Station
  90. Far south!
  91. Port Lockroy
  92. Wilhelmina Bay
  93. Yankee Harbour
  94. Half Moon Island
  95. Drake Lake
  96. Ushuaia
  97. Steak Night
  98. Arriving B.A.
  99. Farewell Myanmar
  100. Indein
  101. Inle Lake / Sagar
  102. Mandalay to Inle Lake
  103. U Bein Bridge
  104. Nyaung U Market
  105. Hot air balloons and a sandbank dinner!
  106. Mount Popa
  107. Pakokku
  108. Ox-cart ride
  109. The Road to Mandalay?
  110. Yangon Free Day
  111. Shwedagon Pagoda
  112. Hello Myanmar
  113. We're off to Burma
  114. Guayaquil Historic Park
  115. Bachas Beach / Baltra
  116. Bartolome
  117. Genovesa
  118. Puerto Ayora
  119. Urbina Bay / Punta Vicente Roca
  120. Isabela & Fernandina
  121. Rabida Island
  122. To Galápagos!
  123. Guayaquil city tour
  124. El Cajas National Park
  125. Ceramics and textiles
  126. Ingapirca
  127. Cuenca city tour
  128. Quito to Cuenca
  129. Cotopaxi on a good day
  130. Quito city tour
  131. We've arrived!
  132. We did as the locals do!
  133. Venetian Islands
  134. Mussel harvesting
  135. Exploring Padua, Bologna and Ferrara
  136. Susan and Louisa
  137. Venice!
  138. Libourne
  139. St Emilion
  140. Remy Martin Cognac
  141. Exploring the Medoc
  142. Exploring Sauternes
  143. Arriving Bordeaux
  144. Close up with a pangolin!
  145. AfriCat Foundation
  146. Leaving Etosha
  147. Morning .v. Afternoon
  148. Via Halali
  149. Exploring Etosha
  150. Outjo Cafe
  151. Termites at 11 o'clock
  152. Skeleton Coast
  153. Walvis Bay Cruise
  154. To Swakopmund
  155. Namib Naukluft Park
  156. Moose MacGregor
  157. Windhoek
  158. Namibia is ready and waiting!
  159. Homebound
  160. Walking with Cheetahs
  161. Leopards and AfriCat
  162. Otjiwarongo and Warthogs
  163. Namutoni game drives
  164. Walking on the Etosha Pan
  165. Okaukuejo game viewing
  166. Towards Etosha
  167. Vingerklip Termites
  168. Skeleton Coast
  169. Sailing in Walvis Bay
  170. Heading for the sea
  171. The tallest sand dunes
  172. Apple crumble and starry skies
  173. Hello Namibia
  174. Dawn's suitcases ready to go
  175. If in doubt, it's a finch!
  176. Genovesa
  177. Sombrero Chino
  178. Land Iguanas
  179. Giant Tortoises
  180. Flamingos
  181. Galápagos Waved Albatross
  182. Off to Galápagos
  183. Magnums on the waterfront!
  184. Cuenca to Guayaquil by road
  185. Textiles and ceramics
  186. It's all in the timing!
  187. Cuenca City Tour
  188. Quito to Cuenca
  189. Approaching Cotopaxi
  190. The Equator
  191. Exploring Quito
  192. We're off to Ecuador!
  193. Welcome to the New Website
  194. Richard and Dawn launch a new travel agency service!
  195. Meet us at the Luxury Travel Fair
  196. The Custard Tart Tour
  197. Cascais, Sintra & Lots of Wine!
  198. Fado dinner show
  199. Porto to Lisbon via Coimbra
  200. Exploring Porto
  201. Remember Mateus Rose?
  202. Dining with Mr Bean
  203. We’re in Spain!
  204. Ice Cream Party
  205. Exploring Sandeman
  206. All aboard
  207. Skudeneshavn
  208. Balestrand
  209. Flam train
  210. Hardangerfjord
  211. Waterfall 182 metres deep
  212. Stavanger
  213. All at sea
  214. The White Cliffs
  215. Our grand finale!
  216. South to Okonjima
  217. Etosha Days
  218. Via Outjo
  219. Internet or no Internet
  220. A Free Day
  221. Cafe to rent
  222. Oysters and champagne
  223. No traffic for 140kms
  224. Walking across sand dunes
  225. Across a river
  226. Dining with VIPs
  227. Waffles at Joburg Airport
  228. Customs inspection of flip flops
  229. Grand Finale
  230. Miraflores Locks Visitor Centre
  231. Time to chill out
  232. Visiting the Embera Indians
  233. Panama Canal
  234. We've started our transit!
  235. Watch us in the Panama Canal
  236. Coiba Panama
  237. Visiting Golfo Dulce
  238. Manuel Antonio National Park
  239. Curu Nature Reserve
  240. Embarking Variety Voyager
  241. Milking cows at Villa Blanca
  242. A day at Villa Blanca
  243. Water pipes and volcanic eruptions
  244. Volcano erupts in Costa Rica
  245. Avoiding excessive public displays of affection
  246. Michael Fish strikes again
  247. Costa Rica here we come
  248. The Seven Sisters
  249. Touring the Lofoten Islands
  250. Music at midnight
  251. The search is over!
  252. Approaching the Russian border (with care)
  253. North Cape
  254. Snowy Arctic Capital
  255. Blown across the Arctic Circle
  256. Trondheim
  257. Alesund
  258. The Oslo Dash
  259. Farwell Burma
  260. Pizza in Burma?
  261. Plan B swings into action
  262. Next stop Heho!
  263. Champagne at U Bein Bridge
  264. Balloons over Bagan
  265. Some teak wood, anyone?
  266. A dinner to remember
  267. Available in all sizes and colours
  268. Stuck in a bell
  269. On the road to Mandalay
  270. Happy New Year
  271. New Year's Eve, Burma Style!
  272. We're off to Burma!
  273. Homeward bound
  274. Seabirds galore
  275. Penguins and Orcas!
  276. South Plazas
  277. Giant Tortoises
  278. Floreana
  279. Seeking Albatross on Espanola
  280. Galapagos!
  281. Walking along the Malecon
  282. Lunch above the clouds
  283. Ceramics, textiles and lots of wine
  284. Ingapirca
  285. Cuenca City Tour
  286. Sprint race at 8,000 feet
  287. Bananas and more bananas
  288. The yellow line
  289. Quito City Tour
  290. Welcome to Quito
  291. Thankfully, no buffalo in Ecuador!
  292. Genovesa
  293. Sombrero Chino
  294. South Plazas
  295. Santa Cruz
  296. Floreana
  297. Waved Albatross
  298. Welcome to Galapagos!
  299. Guayaquil city tour
  300. Through the cloud forest
  301. Ceramics and textiles
  302. Ingapirca
  303. Cuenca city tour
  304. A short hop
  305. Cyclists and Cotopaxi
  306. Standing on the Equator line
  307. Quito city tour
  308. Welcome to Ecuador!
  309. Ollantaytambo
  310. Circles, salt ponds and horses!
  311. Machu Picchu
  312. Via Pisac to the Sacred Valley
  313. Silver Jewellery
  314. Walking around Cusco
  315. We are on strike!
  316. Puno Market
  317. Sailing Lake Titicaca
  318. Snow or Hail?
  319. Llamas and Alpacas
  320. Arequipa city tour
  321. Lima to Arequipa
  322. Exploring Lima
  323. Heading for deepest, darkest Peru
  324. Galapagos Affair: Satan Came To Eden
  325. The last Warthog
  326. AC/DC or The Wurzels?
  327. Leopard tracking at Okonjima
  328. Magnums in Otavi?
  329. Yet more elephants!
  330. Okaukuejo to Namutoni
  331. Exploring Etosha
  332. Forty Elephants
  333. Heading for Etosha
  334. Visiting Vingerklip
  335. Damaraland
  336. Noah's Ark
  337. To the coast!
  338. Sand dunes and bubbly
  339. Lucky Friday 13th
  340. Wine in Windhoek
  341. Back to the future!
  342. Olafur in Seydisfjordur
  343. Whales and Puffins!
  344. 44 ice creams please
  345. Intermittent Internet
  346. One hundred thousand seabirds!
  347. Exploring Isafjordur
  348. Fjords, Flowers and Paradise Island
  349. Wet and Windy!
  350. The Blue Lagoon
  351. Iceland Golden Circle Tour
  352. Arriving in Reykjavik
  353. Heading south
  354. Namutoni game drives
  355. East to Namutoni
  356. Exploring Etosha
  357. Record takings for souvenir shop
  358. Visiting Vingerklip
  359. Damaraland
  360. Oysters and bubbly
  361. Across the Namib
  362. Visiting the Namib Desert
  363. On the road!
  364. Welcome to Namibia!
  365. Arles
  366. Truffle hunting with Amy
  367. Ghosts in Viviers
  368. Exploring Vienne by train
  369. Wine tasting at 10am
  370. Lyon city tour
  371. Visiting Lyon, France
  372. Homebound from Oslo
  373. Cod liver oil anyone?
  374. Light show in the Lofoten
  375. Polar Bears, a Midnight Concert and the Northern Lights!
  376. Husky Adventure
  377. Giant King Crabs
  378. Visiting the Arctic Capital
  379. King Neptune and fishcakes
  380. The lights are on!
  381. Art Nouveau Alesund
  382. London to Bergen
  383. Sleeping with Lenny Henry
  384. Julia Bradbury pops in!
  385. The Argentinian Falls
  386. The Brazilian Falls
  387. From Antarctica to a subtropical jungle
  388. Tango Time
  389. Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
  390. Asleep on the Drake
  391. Port Lockroy
  392. Half Moon Island
  393. Whales! Whales! Whales!
  394. Antarctic Sound
  395. South Shetland Islands
  396. Across the Drake
  397. Always have a Plan B
  398. Discovering Buenos Aires
  399. London to Buenos Aires
  400. We're off to Antarctica
  401. Following in Prince Phillip's steps
  402. Galapagos penguins and lava flows
  403. Book with Furlongs for reliability!
  404. Charles Darwin and Giant Tortoises
  405. Post without stamps
  406. Waved Albatross
  407. Galapagos!
  408. Dinosaurs and Magnums?
  409. Driving above the clouds
  410. The lost market
  411. Ingapirca
  412. Tour leader stressed?
  413. Quito to Cuenca
  414. Cotopaxi National Park
  415. Latitude 0°
  416. Walking in Quito
  417. Welcome to Ecuador
  418. Homeward bound
  419. Ollantaytambo
  420. Paso Horse Show
  421. Machu Picchu
  422. To the Sacred Vallley
  423. Buying up Cusco
  424. Exploring Cusco
  425. Across the Peruvian Altiplano
  426. A day in Puno
  427. Lake Titicaca
  428. Is that the time?
  429. Alpaca takings up
  430. What snow?
  431. Demonstrations and wine
  432. Sniffer dog finds apple
  433. Exploring Lima
  434. Let's float down to Peru
  435. Homeward bound
  436. Walking with cheetahs
  437. AfriCat and leopard tracking
  438. 37 Magnums Ice Creams please
  439. Audience participation?!
  440. Elephants at one o'clock!
  441. Game drives from Okaukuejo
  442. Heading for Etosha National Park
  443. The Vingerklip Walk
  444. Via the Skeleton Coast to Damaraland
  445. Walvis Bay Harbour Cruise
  446. Heading for the coast
  447. Walking on sand dunes
  448. On the road!
  449. We've arrived in Namibia!
  450. Homebound
  451. Meeting our Captain
  452. Valentine's Day
  453. The Lofoten Islands
  454. Midnight Concert
  455. Near the Russian border!
  456. North Cape
  457. Visiting the Arctic Capital
  458. The lights are on, again!
  459. The lights are on!
  460. Marching through Trondheim
  461. Visiting Alesund
  462. Reporting from Norway
  463. Postman from Galapagos
  464. Financial Protection
  465. Afternoon tea and boarding cards
  466. We don't want to go!
  467. Red footed boobies!
  468. Chinese Hat
  469. South Plaza and Sante Fe
  470. Meeting Super Diego
  471. No stamps at the Post Office
  472. Waved Albatross
  473. Arriving in Galapagos
  474. Guayaquil City Tour
  475. El Cajas National Park
  476. Ikat Weaving and Hosteria Uzhupud
  477. Ingapirca
  478. Quito to Cuenca
  479. Cotopaxi National Park
  480. Standing on the Equator
  481. Getting to know Quito
  482. Off to Ecuador
  483. Homebound from China
  484. Shopping at 268 mph?
  485. Old Shanghai - New Acrobats
  486. Nanjing to Shanghai
  487. Gold Buddhas and more
  488. Don't break the ceramics!
  489. Wuhan bells and line dancing?
  490. Dongting Lake
  491. Going back to school
  492. Three Gorges Dam
  493. Lesser Three Gorges
  494. Climbing a 12-storey pagoda
  495. Welcome to the Yangtze!
  496. The Terra-Cotta Army
  497. Visiting the Bird Nest Stadium in Beijing
  498. The Great Wall of China
  499. Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Summer Palace!
  500. The Regent Hotel, Beijing
  501. Beijing next stop
  502. Returning from the North Pole!
  503. Isfjorden and Alkehornet
  504. Hornsund and the South National Park
  505. Visiting Edgeøya
  506. Cruising the Hinlopen Strait
  507. Approaching the North Pole?!
  508. Svalbard National Park
  509. Exploring Longyearbyen
  510. Heading North
  511. We're off to circumnavigate the world
  512. Anyone fancy Namibia in 2013?
  513. Goodbye Namibia, Hello London.
  514. Learning about AfriCat
  515. Leopards and Cheetahs
  516. Off to AfriCAT!
  517. Game Drives from Namutoni
  518. Rhino poo
  519. From Vingerklip to Etosha
  520. Blog editor goes on strike?
  521. Stars at Vingerklip
  522. Diesel at 90p per litre
  523. Wildlife Harbour Cruise
  524. From Sossusvlei to the Atlantic
  525. Dead trees and bubbly?
  526. Zebra Crossing?
  527. We've arrived!
  528. Tour operator luggage museum?
  529. Back in the UK
  530. Leaving Namibia
  531. Bushmen omelette
  532. Leopards and Cheetahs
  533. From Namutoni to Okonjima
  534. Game Drives from Namutoni
  535. Game Drives from Okuakuejo
  536. Vingerklip to Etosha!
  537. Vingerklip and Bushmen Rock Art
  538. Via the Skeleton Coast to Damaraland
  539. Walvis Bay Harbour Cruise
  540. Naked ambition
  541. Exploring Namib Naukluft Park
  542. Apple Pie with Moose McGregor
  543. Arrived safely in Namibia!
  544. NEW Northern Lights tour launched
  545. Getting ready for Namibia!
  546. Leaving Panama, arriving London
  547. Guitars and Dancers!
  548. Old Panama
  549. Old Panama
  550. Watch us on the Panama Canal Webcam
  551. Watch us on the Panama Canal Webcam
  552. Entering the Panama Canal
  553. Golfo Dulce
  554. Golfo Dulce
  555. From the cloud forest to the Pacific Ocean!
  556. From the cloud forest to the Pacific Ocean!
  557. Enjoying Villa Blanca
  558. Seeking the elusive Quetzal
  559. Seeking the elusive Quetzal
  560. Villa Blanca Cloud Forest
  561. Villa Blanca Cloud Forest
  562. Exploring the Orosi Valley
  563. Looking into Volcan Poas
  564. Looking into Volcan Poas
  565. Arriving in Costa Rica!
  566. Not those suitcases again?!
  567. Not those suitcases again?!
  568. The White Cliffs of Dover!
  569. The White Cliffs of Dover!
  570. Homeward Bound
  571. Homeward Bound
  572. Midnight Concert in Tromso
  573. Midnight Concert in Tromso
  574. Windy at North Cape
  575. Windy at North Cape
  576. Northern Lights and Fish Cakes!
  577. Northern Lights and Fish Cakes!
  578. Richard avoids major expenditure!
  579. Richard avoids major expenditure!
  580. Visiting Alesund
  581. Visiting Alesund
  582. From Arctic London to Arctic Norway!
  583. From Arctic London to Arctic Norway!
  584. Our last day in Ecuador
  585. Our last day in Ecuador
  586. Goodbye Galapagos
  587. Goodbye Galapagos
  588. Red Footed Boobies
  589. Red Footed Boobies
  590. Sombrero Chino