The Hafod Hotel, Devil’s Bridge, Ceredigion: review

Reached by heritage steam train and sitting above a waterfall, this historic former hunting lodge inland from Aberystwyth is being smartened up by its new owners There can be few more satisfying ways of arriving at a hotel than on a tiny steam train, huffing and puffing up the side of a sumptuous Welsh valley. […]

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World-traveling professor studies culture in India – Kokomo Perspective

 Where in the world is J.R. Pico? During the school year, he can be found teaching Spanish language and culture at Indiana University Kokomo. But when classes are not in session, the globe trotting teacher is more difficult to find — he’s more than likely exploring new places, camera in hand. “Besides teaching and languages, traveling […]

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Notes from Sri Lanka – The Hindu

In the time that it took me to drive to the New Delhi airport from my home in the mountains to catch my flight to Colombo, I could have driven across Sri Lanka from north to south. There couldn’t have been a better introduction to the island by my Sinhalese chauffeur cum Man Friday, S.E. […]

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