Ben Wyvis Ski Tour

Posted by on Feb 15, 2012 in Northwest Highlands, Ski | 3 Comments

Ben Wyvis from the Culloden Battlefield Ben Wyvis is prominent in the view northwards from Inverness, but it is nowhere near as close as it looks. Despite being over 30 miles away by road it is still the local Munro for residents of Inverness and one that I have been up on quite a few occasions. […]

Time travel using Google Earth: Kudle Beach

Posted by on Feb 11, 2012 in India, Travel | One Comment

  Google Earth image of the beaches of Karnataka, Southern India. Anticlockwise from top left: Gokarna Beach; Kudle Beach; Om Beach It is tempting to regard travel in terms of physical movement, but when one travels it is through both space and time. One does not merely visit a place, rather one experiences a unique […]