Category Archives: Nepal

Sometimes you need a montage…

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Sometimes you need a montage…

You know the other day when you were saying “I wish I could watch a montage of Tim and Gemma in Nepal’s Chitwan jungle to a backing track of an unknown Nepalese street band”? Well today’s your lucky day… Read the rest of this entry

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In the jungle, in the in the jungle

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In the jungle, in the in the jungle

Relaxing with a couple of drinks looking out over Nepal’s Chitwan National Park gives you a feeling of tranquility. Nothing can go wrong – it’s just you and the moment. And man eating crocodiles. And blind, charging rhinos, wasps the size of testicles and I’m pretty sure I heard someone mention a tiger. But other than that. Carefree bliss. Read the rest of this entry

Flying high… a little too close to the sun.

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Flying high… a little too close to the sun.

It was the best of times. It was the worst of times. Hey that’s a really good beginning!

Ok so I realise Charles Dickens thought of it first, but I’m using it to refer to my recent paragliding experience, Charlie just used it to describe something so trivial as the French Revolution… Read the rest of this entry

I’m British, lets talk football… (Pokhara)

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I’m British, lets talk football… (Pokhara)

“Where you from?”
“England”
“England?, David Beckham.”
“Yep.”
And with that the conversation dwindled. I’m not very good at football talk but this I can handle… If only when I’d been with my football loving mates back home they’d sat in the pub going ‘England?, David Beckham’, I’d have been a proper football boffin. Because I know another two English players! Read the rest of this entry