Cobá, Ancient Mayan City of Sacrifice

Surprising revelation of the day; a ball game which results in a beheading. This was the unfortunate fate which awaited some competitors in an ancient sport played at the Mayan site in Quintana Roo, Mexico. The archeological site sited around two lagoons is reached in less than a one hour drive from Riviera Maya. Taking a bike tour around the ancient …

Postcard from the Pyramids, Egypt’s Icons of Travel

This is one of my favourite images from Egypt apart from the obvious great Pyramid of Cheops, the character of the camel makes it special. Both are icons of travel and the Pyramids of Giza are the only survivors from the original Seven Wonders of the World. Located on the edge of the Nile and the outskirts of Cairo the …