Entries by Steve Jacobs


Kanchanaburi Night Market

Our second night in Kanchanaburi. I’d busted my foot jumping from a height to catch sight of the train looming down the death railway, so I decided to stay put. Himself was itching to get out – probably away from me, if the truth be told – so he went wandering. He did what he […]


The Blue Lagoon Wasn’t Blue

The Blue Lagoon is the most famous of Iceland’s many thermal swimming baths and pools. It has a wide range of facilities, including a number of therapies, massage and treatment areas, facial masks, and other amenities that you associate with a relaxing spa experience. However our experience wasn’t exactly relaxing.