A second life
A second life
Travel, photography and life


Shall we play a game?
Playing global thermonuclear war in Pervomaysk missile base
Ukraine, March 2018

Nuclear winter
Exploring the winter wonderland of Chernobyl
Ukraine, March 2018

The English way
Walking the camino Ingles from Ferrol to Santiago de Compostela
Spain, September 2018

In search of suffering
1,012km of walking El Camino de Santiago in winter
France and Spain, February 2017


The man who went up a hill but came down a mountain
Climbing a very icy Mount Kilimanjaro
Tanzania, August 2018



Welcome to hell
Staring into the gates of hell in Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan, August 2018

The art of education
Taking the TESOL course in Bangkok
Thailand, December 2017

Terms of engagement
Trying to teach English in Bangkok
Thailand, December 2017

Eat, pray, sleep
Having a go at yoga on the 200 hour teacher training course in Rishikesh, India
India, September 2017

Eye of the tiger
Training at Tiger Muay Thai, Phuket, Thailand
Thailand, December 2016

The happiest place on earth (part one)
An eye-opening visit to the hermit kingdom of North Korea
North Korea, October 2016

The happiest place on earth (part two)
An eye-opening visit to the hermit kingdom of North Korea
North Korea, October 2016

Zen and the art of cricket fighting
Exploring China — kung fu, donkey burgers, Confucius and a big wall
China, October 2016

Sitting on top of the world
Trekking to Everest base camp in Nepal
Nepal, December 2015

Middle East

Friendly foes
A week in Iran with the friendliest people I’ve ever met
Iran, October 2018

Tuk tuks and Taliban
Afghanistan. Not your usual travel destination
Afghanistan, April 2017

Seedy bars, theme parks and war in Iraqi Kurdistan
Iraqi Kurdistan, May 2017

Death on the Nile
A few days too many in Cairo
Egypt, April 2017