Travel

2016
Netherlands: Den Burg … Haarlem
2015
Argentina and Chile: Pucón … Volcano star trails … Mountain protest … Lago Lácar … Boat across Lago Nahuel Huapi … Lago Todos los Santos … Clear skies … Osorno view … Puerto Varas
Hawaii: Waikiki … Hale Pohaku … Stars and lava … Halema'uma'u … Milky Way over the caldera … Long Mountain … Mauna Kea climb … Tallest mountain in the world … Ka Lae … Kealakekua Bay … Flight over the volcano … Kilauea Iki … Pu'u O'o … Eating the forest … Pahoa … The Hell Itch … Thunderstorms over Nicaragua
Brazil: Carrasqueira … Descent from Pedra da Gavea … Corcovado … Cristo Redentor … Pão de Açúcar … Across the Andes
Puerto Varas: Volcano chasing fail
2014
Argentina and Uruguay: Colonia del Sacramento … Río de la Plata … Faro
New Zealand: Auckland view from Mount Victoria … Piha … Approaching White Island … Mud geyser … Fumaroles … Crater Lake … Sulphur factory ruins … Whakarewarewa … Mount Ngauruhoe … Tongariro Crossing … Red Crater … Heading downhill … Tongariro and Ngauruhoe
Vanuatu: Volcanic campsite … 5am at the volcano … At the crater's edge … Dawn eruptions … The plume … Evening explosions … Lava trails … Tourists on the edge … Air Vanuatu … Approaching Efate … The jungles of Ambrym … Marum … Ulei airport … Volcanoes of Vanuatu video
Australia: Over Antarctica … The bridge … Milsons Point … Coffs Harbour … Rainy night at Circular Quay
Brazil: On the beach at São Miguel do Gostoso … Familiar stars … Mexico v. Cameroon … Baía de Todos os Santos … Germany v. Portugal … Ferry across the bay … Brazil v. Mexico … Sunset
Canada: Lake Huron
2013
Taiwan: Transglobal journey … Over Siberia … Guandu … Yeliu … Keelung night market … Xinyi nights … Rainy night in Taipei … Penghu … Wai'an war relics … Tianxiang … Zhuilu Old Trail … Longshan Temple … Arctic night … A day in Amsterdam
Chile: Boat journey to Isla Navarino … Down the Beagle Channel … Cape Horn … War relics … Flight back to the mainland … The hardy migrants … Cordillera de la Sal … Lagunas … El Tatio again … Puncture in the desert … Clouds over Paranal
Easter Island: Easter Island … Rano Kau … Moai faceplant … Tongariki dawn … Maunga Terevaka … Akivi night … Rano Raraku … Sunset at Tahai
Patagonia: Return to Torres del Paine … Hike to Lago Grey … Valle Frances … Morning hike back to Pehoé
2012
UK: En route to Europe again … Edinburgh
UK and Switzerland: Re-return to London … Over Switzerland … Autumn at Lago Maggiore … Bellinzona
UK and Canada: Back to London … Via Toronto
Pucón: Chasing volcanoes … Drizzle … A glimpse
Mendoza: Mendoza … Villavicencio … Across the Andes
Falkland Islands: Time for a holiday … Thermal shock … Volunteer Beach … The war … Flight to Saunders Island … Saunders Island … Chilling with the penguins … East Falkland Road Trip … Lafonian skies … The cemetery … Bleaker Island … Moonrise over penguins … Flight back to Stanley … In the hills … The war memorial
2011
Atacama: ALMA … Penitentes … Touring the lagunas … The road to Calama
Canada: CN Tower … City Hall … Toronto Islands … Sunday in Toronto … Niagara … Stormy weather
Luxembourg: Luxembourg … City twilight … MUDAM … Foggy morning
2010
Tenerife: Terminal 3 … La Laguna … Observatorio del Teide
Santiago de Compostela: Santiago de Compostela … Río Ulla … A Coruña
France: Durban-Corbières … Millau
Microstates: Liechtenstein … Vaduz … Monaco … By the harbour
Vienna: Vienna … Danube
Norway: Back to Norway … Midnight sun … Journey to Skjervøy … New furthest north … Hurtigruten … Storsteinen … Fløya
Paris: Notre Dame … Pompidou … Villette Sonique
Scotland: Bute Hall … Goat Fell … Down the valley … Back to the mainland
Iceland: A sudden return … South coast journey … Glacier convoy … Higher and higher … At the volcano … Icing on the cake
Barcelona: Parc de la Ciutadella … Font Màgica … Tarragona
Balkans: Zagreb … Novi Beograd … St. Sava … Rammstein III
2009
Chile and Peru: Santiago … La Silla … Rotation … Control room … Still trailing … Strange Christmas … On the beach … Vicuña … Atacama cycling … Dessication … El Tatio … Iquique … El Morro … Tacna … Poconchile cemetary … Lago Chungará … La Silla alternative view … Plaza de Armas
Belgium: Leuven again
Portugal: Lisbon … Belém … Rammstein II
Greenland and Iceland: Arctic nostalgia tour … Kulusuk … Exploring Tasiilaq … Blomsterdalen … Greenlandic football game … Ammassalik circumnavigation … Sømandsfjeldet … Bassisøen … Accidental trip to Sermiligaaq … Back to Kulusuk … Back in Reykjavík … Unfinished business … Better already … Over the pass … Wild parts … On the trail … Nearing Þórsmörk … Hveravellir … Midnight geyser … Þingvellir … Last day … Still calling
Madrid: Madrid … Plaza de España … ESAC … Rastro
United States: Flight to Chicago … Chicago … Sears Tower … Chiricahua … Willcox
Grenoble: Grenoble
Belgium: Leuven … Brussels … St. Pancras
Tenerife: La Laguna … La Orotava … Puerto de la Cruz … Teide … Across the caldera … Roques de García
2008
Czech Republic: Prague … Escaping the crowds … Wenceslas Square … Sedlec … Kutna Hora … TV Tower
Estonia: Tallinn … KUMU … Toompea … Back home
Slovakia: Bratislava … Castle views … Slavín
Balkans: Back to Budapest … Train to Belgrade … Belgrade … Bus to Sarajevo … Sarajevo … Bobsleigh run … Mostar … Kotor … Black Lake … Priština … Peja … Prizren … Train to Skopje … Ohrid … Tirana … Bus to Gjirokastra … Gjirokastra … Vikos gorge … Ioannina … Pindus
Berlin: Potsdam … Back in Berlin … Holocaust memorial … Hamburger Bahnhof … Hauptbahnhof … Treptow … East Side Gallery
Sevilla: Sevilla … Guadalquivir … Moon river
Northern Ireland: Ireland overland … Dublin … Belfast … The Falls Road … Stranraer
Budapest: Budapest … Castle Hill … Margaret Island … Danube … Gellért Hill … Városliget … Nyugati
Sweden and Denmark: Malmö … Lund … Helsingborg … Helsingør … Halmstad … Gothenburg … Canals
2007
Malta: Sliema … Marsamxett … Valletta … Mdina … Dingli Cliffs … Valletta again
Eastern Europe: Return to Warsaw … To the East … L'viv … Radioactivity … Rodina Mat … Babin Yar … St. Sofia's Cathedral … Odesa … On the beach … Bribery and corruption … Tiraspol … Into Moldova … Chişinău … Night train to Bucharest … Transylvania … Bran … Sinaia … Bucharest … Palace of the Parliament … Bulevardul Unirii
Barcelona: Parc Güell … Sagrada Familia … Girona
Portugal: Vila Nova de Gaia … Matosinhos … Porto
La Palma: Boat to La Palma … The volcanoes … West coast … La Cumbrecita … San Andrés … Los Tilos … Wild road … Up to the top … Boat back to Tenerife
China: Return to Beijing … Nanjing … Train to Shanghai … Train to Hong Kong … Hong Kong … Macau … Man Mo … The Peak … Stanley
Granada: Granada … Mirador de San Nicolás … Alhambra
2006
Finland: To the north … In the Arctic … Rovaniemi
La Palma: La Palma … Wet nights … Boredom … Seeing stars … Santa Cruz … Down south
Santiago de Compostela: Santiago … Museo do Pobo Galego … Up a hill
Denmark and Sweden: Copenhagen … Louisiana … Øresund
Bulgaria and Turkey: Sofia … Night train to Istanbul … Istanbul … Side … Eclipse … Pamukkale … Back to Europe … Aya Sofia … Üsküdar … Plovdiv … Old Town
2005
South America: Beginnings … Good Airs … A forgotten country … Dodgy deals … Brazil, briefly … Across the Río de la Plata … Into Patagonia … Land of Fire … The southernmost … Torres del Paine … Glaciar Gray … Middle of the W … Leaving Las Torres … Moreno Glacier … El Chaltén … Laguna Torre … Ruta 40 … Carretera Austral … Pumalín … Sailing up the coast … Close to the heat … Santiago … Valparaíso … Into the Atacama … Desert heat … Geysers … Higher and higher … Breathless heights … Altiplano crossing … Days of salt … Train cemetery … Bolivian steam train … In the mines … The two capitals … Christmas by the lake … The most dangerous road in the world … Island of the Sun … Machu Picchu … El Misti … Such great heights … Back down to sea level … Ruins of the north … Journey to Ecuador … Trapped in Loja … One last volcano … Quito … Ends
Santiago de Compostela: Santiago de Compostela
Faroe Islands: Story of a crazy day … Gjógv … Eiði … North-eastern islands … Boat jouney to Fugloy … Suðuroy … Tórshavn … Nólsoy
Latvia and Lithuania: Riga … Vilnius … Suburb tour … Back to Riga … Dārziņi … Sigulda … Gauja
2004
Berlin: Berlin winter sunset … East Side Gallery … Dom … Hamburger Bahnhof … Gedächtniskirche
Stockholm: Return to Stockholm … Kaknästornet … Walk to Skansen
2003
Pisa: A day in Pisa … By the Arno … Flight home
Helsinki: Uspensky Cathedral … Kiasma … Suomenlinna
Hamburg: Hamburg … Lübeck
Florence: Florence
La Palma: La Palma … Observing … Dawn at the Roque
Italy: Como … Rome … Vatican … Florence … Perugia
Denmark and Sweden: Malmö … Rundetårn … Spiders of Copenhagen … Christiania … Back to Sweden
Dublin: Guinness factory II … St. Stephen's Green … Four Courts
Netherlands: CPC Loop … Amsterdam
Brussels: Brussels
Balkans: Trieste … Zagreb … Upper town … Train to Ljubljana … Ljubljana … Back to Trieste
2002
Sweden: Västerås … Gothenburg … Canals … Stockholm … Katarinahiss … Nyår
Dublin: Guinness factory … Monument
Salzburg: Salzburg … Fortress … Flight home
Beijing to London: The easy way … Tiananmen Square … University … Great Wall: Simatai … Qinhuangdao … Summer palace … CCTV Tower … Old Summer Palace … Tiantan Park … Mao … Tiananmen Square again … Great Wall: Huanghua … Hot, humid … Fragrant Hills … Last day … Out of China … Across Mongolia … Around Baikal … Through the steppes … Over the Urals … Into Moscow … Red Square … Lenin … VDNKh … Metro tour … Through Belarus … Warsaw … East side gallery … Reichstag … Alexanderplatz … Paris … Home shores
Norway: Oslo … Vigeland Park … Bergen … Mount Ulrik … Down the fjords … Flåmsbana … The ice planet Hoth … Holmenkollen … Akershus Slott
2001
Australia: Return to Sydney … Canberra … Sydney again … Train to Adelaide … Adelaide … The Coorong … Great Ocean Road … Melbourne … Blue Mountains … Sydney again … Tokyo
La Palma: Madrid by mistake … La Palma … Kalima … Roque … Moonlight … Last dawn
Southern Africa: From the big city to the bush … Zambian bus odyssey … Lazy day in Zambezi … Bridge over the River Zambezi … Eclipse! … Down the river … The dullest town in the world … Escape from Lukulu … Going to Ngonye … From one falls to another … The smoke that thunders … Lions and zebras and elephants … Oop north … Down in the Rift Valley … Up the Rift Valley escarpment … Bringing in the catch … Unexpected visit to Tanzania … Return to the Rift Valley … From highlands to islands … Between the islands … In the middle of the lake … The deep south … The highest man in Central Africa … Respect to the Mulanje Massif
OHP: Return to OHP … First night … Star trails … Sunrise … Photo experiment … Avignon
2000
Central America: Do you know the way to San José? … Up to Poás … Irazú (ovavu) … In the jungle … Crazy exploding volcanoes … Onwards and upwards … Around the mountain … Into Nicaragua … Ometepe … Concepción … Raindrops keep falling on my head … Granada … Returning to Masaya … Through the volcanoes … Silent cyclists and snakes … Border nightmare … Across Honduras … Copán … Bad driving … Antigua … We climb our first volcano … Down to the lake … Quite high … Evil saints … Highlands … Very high … Best sunrise ever seen … Market madness … Towering temples at Tikal … The end of everything
London to Munich: London to Paris … Paris to Munich … Munich to Paris … Notre Dame … The Louvre … Eiffel Tower … Paris to London
1999
Iceland: Iceland Expedition … It's a long way to Akureyri … Midges... … Krafla … Where? … Back at the lake … Onward and upward … Mad Viking berserker bus driver … Blowing hot and cold … A spot of intense rigour … Dodgy geysers … A spring in my step … The road to Hella … Goin' down south … Red hill over yonder … Up above the streets and houses … Quite high … Back to the mainland … Homeward bound … Epilogue
OHP: Observatory by day … Observatory by night … Sunrises … Gorges du Verdon … Return home … Reports
1998
Australia: Perth … The Pinnacles … Indian-Pacific … Uluru … Flight over Uluru … Uluru sunset … Night skies over Uluru … Kata Tjuta … Alice Springs … Sydney … Sydney Tower … Harbour bridge … Opera house
Sicily: Journey to Zafferana … Long walk in filthy weather … Cable car to Montagnola … Another long walk