The Medina of Fes

The ancient cobbled streets of the Medina in Fes, Morocco, with it’s whirlwind of people, scooters, wheel barrows and donkey carts running up and down narrow streets, is a fascinating … Read More

You Watch Me Run

There is a brief scene in Star Wars where Luke Skywalker gazes longingly at the two setting suns of Tatooine; dreaming of adventures and venturing to the stars escaping his … Read More

Monument Valley

“Yá’át’ééh”. Pronounced yaateh it is ‘hello’ in Navajo explains my Navajo guide Tom. I am such a huge Star Wars nerd I immediately think ‘cool that is what Princess Leia … Read More

Los Angeles Spaceport

“Los Angeles spaceport. You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy. We must be cautious.” No prizes for guessing this is slightly rewritten but from Star … Read More

One desert for me please!

I travelled in Oz years ago with a Swiss woman who always got the words “desert” and “dessert” mixed up. So in a restaurant we would be having “desert” and … Read More