My big trip is coming up in a couple of weeks. It’ll be the first time since working out in India. Todays pictures are from Sri Lanka, which was the where I spent a week to decompress before flying home. Part of my trip will be visiting the Addas National Park, so I’ll be hoping […]Read More Photograph of the Week: Sri Lankan Wetlands
Herman Melville’s Captain Ahab had legendarily obsession to seek out the white whale Moby-Dick. I’ve had a similar obsession to seek out a whale. Any whale. Whereas Ahab’s obsession was driven by revenge, mine was driven by something much more mundane. Killer, Minke, Humpback, Sperm, Blue… I didn’t mind which I just wanted to find […]Read More The Tale of the Whale.
Blink and you’ll miss it. I’d literally travelled to the the opposite ends of the Earth in search of sighting a whale. Iceland, New Zealand and finally the latest attempt in Sri Lanka. Hours and hours in choppy seas with people throwing up all around me when finally it happened.Read More OK, I’ll finally admit they exist
I was looking through some video that I took when I was in Sri Lanka When something caught my eye.Read More A surprise discovery
I’d never seen so many sick people in one place as when I went whale watching.There must have been 40 people on the boat. Of those I’d say that there were about 6 of us that weren’t throwing up all over the place.Seriously, it was bad. I got absolutely soaked through as I had to […]Read More Rock the boat, don’t rock the boat baby!
OK, so whilst this technically isn’t the end, by all reasonable measures it is as the next few days are going to be spent either waiting in an airport or on a flight with a couple of sleep stops on the way. I’ve liked Sri Lanka a lot. It’s a great place and if you […]Read More This is the end, my only friend, the end…