A week on a Raja Ampat diving liveaboard

What an incredible week we just spent living on the Blue Manta, a diving liveaboard that is currently sailing the waters of Raja Ampat, from the Dampier Strait to Misool and back. A pod of at least two dozen spinner dolphins accompanying our sail to Dampier Strait Life underwater there is so rich, teeming with …

The day I discovered unlicensed use of my photograph

On Wednesday, Laura, whose kayaking business, Sydney by Kayak, I'd guided and taken photographs for, tagged me in an article that made the front page of the Sydney Morning Herald. Render from Zaha Hadid Architects of the Western Sydney Airport On the rendering of the spiffy new Western Sydney Airport was a familiar picture: of three …

Exploring Copenhagen on foot, on bike, and by kayak

The requisite and immediately recognizable view of Copenhagen We flew to and from Greenland via Copenhagen, and so took advantage of the journey by spending a few days there to explore the city, and let's be honest, check another new country off our list. Haha. Crazy high standards of living aside, we love this city, …

Catching the Northern Lights in Greenland

We're from our epic trip kayaking and camping in Greenland (plus a few days' stopover in Copenhagen, where we got to meet with old Sydney-sider friends and feast in some of the best restaurants in the world. Anyway, I've finally downloaded the photos to the large screen and I'm starting to look through some now. …