Parallel Worlds

[two pro travel journalists turn amateur bloggers]

Desert storm

[words and photograph © Mark Eveleigh] For two days we had been driving towards the desert and then suddenly, one sunny afternoon in a Moroccan market town, the desert came to us…in … Continue reading

October 31, 2012 · 29 Comments

Behind the lens: The shadowland of Marrakech

[words and photograph © Narina Exelby] I’ve always been fascinated by shadows, and have often thought that they can be more interesting than the object or person they’re attached to.  … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · 3 Comments

One day in the life of Morocco

[words by Narina Exelby / photograph © Mark Eveleigh] “Allahu akbar, Allahu akbar . . . Ashhadu an la Illah ila Allah . . . Ashhadu an Mohammedan rasul Allah … Continue reading

April 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

10 travel scams around the world – and how to avoid them

McDonalds deny rumours that Ronald McDonald has been implicated in scams and is under arrest in Panama.  [words and photograph © Mark Eveleigh] Brazil doesn’t have a monopoly on scams … Continue reading

April 4, 2012 · 5 Comments

Simple ways to improve your travel photographs

[photograph © Steve Davey, The WideAngle] What’s the secret to great travel photography? Is there one? Or is it luck – does being in the right place at the right … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · 5 Comments

iPhoneography: why it’s almost a superpower

[words and photographs © Narina Exelby] If I were to choose a superpower it would be this: to capture photographs with my eyes. To be able, with a blink, to … Continue reading

March 1, 2012 · 7 Comments

Caravan of time

[words and photograph © Lucie Debelkova, The WideAngle] Watching the sun rise or set over the sand dunes of Merzouga may be the most spectacular experience you have on your … Continue reading

February 23, 2012 · 6 Comments

“The best way to start people”

  [photographs by The Wide Angle] We were inspired by a friend who tweeted about “cute kids” to upload a gallery of children from all walks of life and from … Continue reading

November 25, 2011 · 1 Comment