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Last days of Boney; Napoleon in St Helena

Stuck for something to do on a rainy day in Paris? The Musée de l’Armée Les Invalides may have the answer; Napoleon in St Helena. Conquering Memory. A fascinating exhibition detailing the last days of Napoleon, while in exile on remote St Helena. In fact, for those that have run out of museums to visit in London, it’s even a …

Oman – Muscat Festival of Faces

A recent visit to the Muscat Festival provided a great opportunity to capture some portraits and experience the culture of the Sultanate. Festivals or carnivals are my favourite events, some people may prefer concerts or night clubs, but I find the pageantry of a carnival preferable. There is usually so much happening, with colour and sometimes spectacular events. They are …

Travel Bloggers Unite Conference – Spring 2011

To be totally honest, being a poor travel blogger I had a few misgivings prior to attending this get together and commented on this quite publically on twitter. With hindsight this was ill advised, especially as the weekend turned out to be such a great success! There were a huge number of interesting topics covered, usually in both an extremely …