• DSC_0178-3 Fancy a wilderness trek in Dolpo in the autumn of this year? (1/29/2013) -     I’m organising a 19-day trek to Dolpo for October of this year. This beautiful and remote corner of Nepal is tucked behind the Annapurnas and was the setting for Peter Matthiessen’s impenetrable classic, The Snow Leopard. The region … Continued
  • Arrival of a brilliant new toy. (12/4/2012) - Last week I took delivery of a shiny, new, whistles-and-bells Nikon D800 camera. It has been bought to replace my ageing D2X, which has given sterling service for the past seven years. The old guy has been carted all over … Continued
  • everest-sunset The doors are open. Come on in. (1/22/2012) - Big news is that at last the web site is ready to be launched. Seems to have taken an age, but now I’m finally here I’m determined to not go away. Sorry, that makes me sound a bit like a … Continued