Travel inspiration for gloomy days; Wakatobi dive resort in the Republic of Indonesia on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel Iain Mallory_Indo-1-56

Travel porn; Inspiration for Gloomy Days

After an early winter, which surprised most of us with clear, sunny days throughout the usually dismal months of November and December, the wet, winter weather we’re more accustomed to in the United Kingdom has finally landed. Landed with a vengeance, since the turn of the year, apart from an inch of snow which remained in the garden for less …

Wanderlust; Sunset on Padar Island in Komodo Islands National Park, Republic of Indonesia on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel iain_mallory_indo148302

Wanderlust – Excited by Travel

On a recent trip, a colleague stated “I’ve seen plenty of dolphins”. The reasoning behind their confession was, it wasn’t worth an early start to see a few more. I’ve also seen my fair share of dolphins, yet getting up early to see more seemed a worthwhile sacrifice. However, everybody has their own motivation, and is entitled to choose what …

Dream ride; A hot air balloon in La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park (Parque Natural Zona Volcánica de la Garrotxa) in Costa Brava in the Catalonian Pyrenees, Spain on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel Iain_Mallory_067701

Daring to Dream

How many times have you heard the term ‘dreamer‘ used as in a derogatory sense? It’s often ascribed to those that day dream, considered to have their ‘head in the clouds‘ and unlikely to amount to anything by those with more practical and industrious attitudes to life. I wonder if Neil Armstrong was ever told to keep his feet on …

My Travel Inspiration – Inspired from within

There is never any shortage of travel inspiration, it is everywhere, we are bombarded by it on a daily basis. Magazine articles, high street billboards, television, the internet, travel agency deals, films, friends, overheard conversations even inflight literature can have us planning the next holiday before the current one is even started! The choices are almost limitless, however it is …