Arctic Expedition – Preparation for Polar explorations!
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Arctic Expedition – Preparation for Polar explorations!

ARCTIC EXPEDITION (Photo courtesy of G Adventures) In a few days’ time, I will be journeying to the ‘Top of the World’ – The Arctic! I’ll be searching for polar bears, walrus, seals, Arctic fox, Beluga whales and more, across glaciers, fjords, ice tundra and through the Arctic seas. In prelude to the Arctic expedition, … Continue reading

WINTER WONDERLAND: SNOW IN ZURICH
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WINTER WONDERLAND: SNOW IN ZURICH

SNOWY SCENES IN ZURICH Christmas isn’t Christmas unless it snows. It just isn’t the same. In London, it rarely snows on Christmas Day. So December is the perfect time to visit Zurich if, like me, you adore classic Christmas scenes: lakes, mountains and beautiful buildings; all clasically and elegantly decorated. Waking up one morning to large gentle … Continue reading

DIZZYING SNOW-CAPPED PEAKS OF MANALI
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DIZZYING SNOW-CAPPED PEAKS OF MANALI

DESOLATE MOUNTAIN MAGNIFICENCE The finest snowy scenes are reserved for Manali. A treacherous mountain drive leaves me disorientated &delirious, but to be graced by spectacular rugged peaks &snowy ridges. Snowfall is so heavy that many roads are deemed unsafe and more are closed, such as the infamous ‘Rohtang Pass’. Literally translated from Hindi, it means … Continue reading