Category Archives: Travel

Searching for Treasure in The Seychelles

A holiday in The Seychelles suggests languid white beaches, lapping blue seas and nothing more taxing than an airport novella to occupy you. But life on this tiny stretch of paradise hasn’t always been plain sailing. This summer I took … Continue reading

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Tribal elders parlee for peace 

Wildlife conservationists in northern Kenya have brokered a temporary peace agreement with tribal elders following a spate of armed incursions in the region.  The move comes as the British High Commission issued a travel warning to tourists visiting the Laikipia … Continue reading

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Armed herdsmen attack Kenyan tourist camps

Unrest in northern Kenya has spread to cattle ranches that support sustainable wildlife tourist camps. Armed herdsmen have been marauding through this region in their 1,000s, burning property, shooting at farmers and tourists, raiding cattle and slaughtering elephant and zebra. … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Post Saturday Magazine

Treasure Island Revisited A holiday in the Seychelles suggests languid white beaches, lapping blue seas and nothing more taxing than an airport novella to occupy you. But life on this tiny stretch of paradise hasn’t always been plain sailing……., The … Continue reading

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