I just submitted an article about Kiev, and was reminded of my first journey there a couple of years ago. Uzbekistan came to mind. Why? Well, as I was waiting in transit at Riga airport, I noticed an Ilyushin from Uzbekistan Airways on the tarmac. I remember staring dreamily at it while sipping a so-so [...]
After gazing at the destination board at Dubai’s terminal 2, Kish piqued my interest. Kish beach, photo by Emdadi In case you don’t know – I certainly didn’t – Kish is an island in Iran, easily accessible from Dubai. Not only does Kish Air and Queshm Air fly regularly and frequently, but there’s also a [...]
My latest travel dream is St Helena. How to get there? I’d like a slow, dreamy boat journey, perhaps aboard the Royal Mail ship.