Georgia - Vardzia Cave Town

Ever wondered what can be an alternative design solution to modern skyscrapers? Here is an option to consider: a multi-storey cave town...

England - Folkestone

My acquaintance with Folkestone was inspired by the UK lockdown situation in summer 2020. Not quite the French Riviera, but wait...

Scotland - Orkney

Orkney was on the bucket list for long... As expected, the islands do strike with their breathtaking views and unique Nordic nature.

Scotland - Shetland

In the middle of August, I escaped the heat of what happened to be probably one of the hottest weeks in London on record, with...

Tajikistan - Khujand

This is a short intro to Tajjikistan via its northernmost region of Sughd and the second-largest city that is 2,500 years old - Khujand.

Uzbekistan - Tashkent

I had two days to stroll around the streets of Tashkent to get a glimpse of what was once at the heart of one of the greatest empires.

Snowdonia - Wales

During my stay in the UK this summer I chose one of the weekends – the long weekend, thanks to banking holidays – and headed off to Snowdoni

South India in monsoon season

In July 2014 I set out to explore the south of India and travelled around its two southern states Karnataka and Kerala. To get a general...