Entries by Amy Waters

Franz Josef Heli Hike

Franz Josef Heli-hike

I wake up hoping for blue skies outside and no wind. Today is the day I am booked in to take a heli-hike on Franz Josef Glacier. Knowing how frequently these can cancel due to weather, I have already prepared myself for the disappointment of cancellation during the small window of opportunity I have in […]

A First Time Visit to Egypt

A First Time Visit to Egypt

I was lucky enough to take my mum with me on a recent work trip to Egypt. She had never been to Egypt before and here is what she had to say: “I must admit that, after all I had heard and read in the media about Egypt, I was quite apprehensive leading up to […]

Angkor from the East

Angkor from the East

04:30 and the alarm goes off, I wake with the excitement of knowing we are going to watch the sunrise at Angkor Wat. As we drive in the pitch black I have no idea what to expect, we are taken down a dirt track, no one else in sight. How can this be that this, the […]