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The Dobi Wallah of Cochin…… the story behind the photograph!

So many times we admire photos of something taken s8mewhere in the world. Sometimes the story behind the photograph is obvious and sometimes it isn’t. As a photographer, I would like to think that my images tell the story in their own right. The photograph of the Dobi Wallah was taken in Cochin in Kerala,…

New England and Canada in the Fall season..

Choosing the right dates to see New England and Canada in the Fall foliage season is not an exact science.  It really can be a fine line between witnessing the colours at their peak and doing a tour of the twigs. However, if you manage to time it right, there is probably no other natural…

G’dday…. from Sydney

It’s now Day 22 and our last day in Sydney. Sydney has proved a respite from the soaring temperatures in Asia and India. However, here is actually now mid winter and quite cold and wet. In true Global Explorer spirit, we have embraced the contrast of weathers and cultures along the way but I don’t…

Seoul, South Korea

This was my first visit to Seoul and, like the rest of the group, I really didn’t know what to expect. So what is South Korea like? Well, the first thing I noticed on Saturday evening when we arrived was just how young everybody was. On the streets of Seoul on a Saturday night, there…