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 …

Laos – The Best Treehouse In The World

Andy Parkinson Website: www.thetravelmaverick.com Bio: Andy Parkinson is thetravelmaverick. Andy is a writer, photographer and travel specialist, originally from the UK but now based in Sydney, Australia. Andy has travelled widely and independently throughout Europe, and in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Java and Australia. I love taking photographs and this is my current favourite image. TravelMind: 1.       How did …

Cambodia to Vietnam – An Overland Adventure

Cambodia to Vietnam holidays can be easily arranged. After the must-see temples of Angkor, make your way to Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh. Compelling Cambodian history Of great importance, although harrowing, is a trip to the Killing Fields and Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. You will see a monument made of the skulls of those slaughtered by the Khmer Rouge under Pol …