panorama of northern Mongolian mountains

Wandering Danny - travelogues

Oxford Blog
documenting my stay in the UK (2010-2016)
Bali, Corfu, Naxos + Santorini, Saint Malo + Bayeux, Amsterdam
Prague + Jelenia Gora, Paris, Kyoto
Naples, Venice, Berlin
Ireland, Normandy, Seoul, Thailand
East Africa: Kenya + Tanzania
Masai Mara, Nakuru, Serengeti, Ngorongoro (2011)
Switzerland
Mont Blanc, Geneva, Interlaken, Lucerne, Basel (2010)
Western Turkey
Istanbul, Bergama, Selcuk, Konya, Goreme, Ankara (2010)
Vietnam and Cambodia
the Mekong Delta, Phnom Penh, Angkor (2009)
Hong Kong, Brittany
food, architecture, megaliths (2007)
Kaikoura to Kahurangi
New Zealand's Marlborough + Nelson (2006)
Mongolia and Beijing
from the steppes to the metropolis (2005)
North Island New Zealand
Coromandel, Tongariro, Waikato (2005)
South Iceland + Scotland/England
walks, birds, buildings (2003)
Otago, Southland, Fiordland
New Zealand travelogue (2003)
New Zealand South Island
Westland + Southern Alps (2002)
North Pakistan & Western China
Chitral, Gilgit + Kashgar (1999)
India (Maharashtra & Rajasthan)
with an Oxfam study tour (1998)
England, Catalonia, and France
London, Barcelona, Toulouse, Paris (1997)
Java + Bali, California + Arizona
volcanos and deep valleys (1994)
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travel links

the other side of Hong Kong: poverty in old age - Guardian
Barcelona creates "superblocks" to get human-friendly streets - Vox
Barcelona has the most densely populated 1km square in Europe - Guardian
"point and call" safety on Japan's railways - AtlasObscura
A Language Spotter's Guide to Europe - Lingo
cities for children: Tirana, Rotterdam, Bogota, Lexington, Vancouver - Guardian
"walk south on Cornmarket St towards Queen St" - Google Maps
Finland - Guardian
the Sydney Opera House car park is architecturally as interesting as the opera house itself - ABC
Cape Town (population four million) is going to run out of water in April - NYT

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