Being a lifeguard in Goa must get a bit tedious. These guys (and they are all male here) have to watch the water even in the rainy season when no-one is there. Now the beaches are teeming with bikini clad holiday makers they have come up with this idea: – a ladies only swimming zone. […]
Asian Golden Sands Holiday Let – Building Front View. Benaulim, Goa We’ve been renting one of the 24 apartments at the Asian Golden Sands in Benaulim for 11 months and have received many enquiries from passing holiday makers about it. Here is some information for those planning to stay at this new development. Great Location It is close to the […]
This photograph was taken in the afternoon on 22 June 2012 with a Nikon D60. You may use this image for your own projects (including commercial ones) under a Creative Commons Licence. Lumbini is now considered to be the birth place of Siddhārtha Gautama Buddha. Recently it has become a World Heritage Centre featuring various temples built by […]
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a charming British film about a group of pensioners retiring to a “luxury” hotel in India. It is beautifully acted, warm-hearted and deserves the international success it’s had this year. Sadly, it is also misleading its target audience. India does not issue retirement or permanent residency visas. In most cases non-nationals will only be allowed to […]
This photograph of Fewa Lake (Pokhara, Nepal) was taken on 30th June 2012 at 5.45pm with a Nikon D60. All that was added at editing was a little vignetting and noise reduction. You can see a higher resolution version by clicking on this image. Fewer Lake is also known as Phewa Lake or Phewa Tal and covers […]
Some photos from our February holiday in Bali and Lombok. The Bali bird and reptile park was on route as we were travelling from Ubud to Sanur. We were pleasantly surprised how well maintained the park was. A pleasant way to spend a couple of hours, although by Indonesian standards the entry prices was expensive at about £18 per adult. Photo Gallery Click on […]
A first outing for our new JVC (Everio 3CCD) camcorder. A video of our 3 day tour of Lombok and Gili Trawangan in March. I mainly made this as I’m making a website for our tour guide Yus. We would certainly recommend him. Next up our photos of Bali.