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 Japanese are starting to renovate instead of knock-down old houses - Guardian
a week in Brittany + Normandy - Saint Malo + Bayeux
An Introduction to Language and Linguistics - How Languages Work
Sydney tops world's worst cities for cycling - WeLoveCycling
the Houses of Parliament are falling down - Guardian
the 11 nations of the United States - BusinessInsider
a brief history of free movement in Europe - MigrationPolicy
Amsterdam first impressions (mostly about transport) - OxfordBlog
Leiden's Panji tales collection makes it onto the UNESCO Memory of the World Register - UniLeiden
what no one told me about the Netherlands - RobertWeetman
"In Amsterdam I could hear my children talking to me."

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