Category Archives: Travel

Ramster Gardens

These are a few images showing parts of Ramster Gardens, a place with links to Japanese plants and design dating back to the 1890’s. Spring reveals the biggest display of rhododendron and azalea blossom and good colours on the old … Continue reading

Posted in Discover, iphone, Japanese, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Kyoto temple

Jikkoin Temple in Kyoto,  Japan is a popular place for people to see the autumn colours and take pictures of the trees, but is less visited by tourists because it is a bit off the beaten track. It has a very … Continue reading

Posted in Japan, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , ,

Col. John Blashford-Snell

These are some photographs I took of the explorer Col. John Blashford-Snell who is famous for making the first descent of the Blue Nile with a team of 60 people in 1968, and crossing the Darien Gap completed in 1972. … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Travel | Tagged , , , , , ,

Kyoto monkeys

In Arishiyama, north west Kyoto, there is a park where the wild macaque monkeys come for monkey nuts. It is worth visiting as they are pretty oblivious to people which makes it an interesting place to study their behaviour. Further up the … Continue reading

Posted in Japan, Travel | Tagged , , , ,

a day on the tube in Kyoto

Posted in Japan, Travel | Tagged , , , ,