Lisbon, Portugal

Posted Posted in Europe, Real World Travels

  I couldn’t believe my eyes when, a few days before I was planning to fly to Lisbon from Australia, I saw on Twitter that a freak hurricane was heading towards the Atlantic coast of Portugal and northern Spain, before heading to Ireland. Hurricane Ophelia was yet another in the series of devastating tropical storms […]

Photo London 2017

If you can’t make it in real life, experience Photo London 2016 in 3D on a Virtual Tour.

Tétouan, Morocco

Posted Posted in Africa, Virtual Travel Tales

The result of 800 years of migrations from north Africa and the Iberian Peninsula, Tétouan in northern Morocco was Leroy’s pick for today’s virtual trip. Off the main tourist route, the distinctive whitewashed buildings spill down the foothills of the Rif Mountains towards the Mediterranean, not quite reaching the sea. Cypresses and cork trees, along […]

Estonia

Posted 1 CommentPosted in Europe, Virtual Travel Tales

Unbelievable. We finally seem to have made a virtual breakthrough with Leroy’s youngest sister, Stephanie. Perhaps it was all the postcards Solange and Leroy have sent her over the last few months, or maybe we just wore her down with our endless travel stories. She and her 10-year-old son Valentin agreed to meet us at […]