12 Years Of Travel: Jawfish With Eggs, Derawan, Indonesia

Indonesian Borneo has several islands with some great scuba diving – there are plenty of surprises waiting underwater

12 Years Of Travel: Newquay Cliffs, Cornwall, UK

Famous for its burgeoning surfing scene, Newquay also has some stunningly beautiful scenic walks along its cliffs too.

12 Years Of Travel: To The Lighthouse, Exmouth, Australia

The tiny town of Exmouth in West Australia is most famous for being the home of whale sharks, but the surrounding bush country is just as rewarding

12 Years Of Travel: Port Eliot, Cornwall, UK

Living abroad means being a tourist in your own country when you go home – and seeing everything again with new eyes

12 Years Of Travel: Banda Islands, Indonesia

It’s hard to imagine the sleepy Banda Islands were once the cause of decades of bloody conflict between warring colonial nations

12 Years Of Travel: Model Shoot, Bangkok, Thailand

Mastering taking photos of fish underwater is one thing – trying to take decent portraits of people on land is quite another

Kuda Giri Shipwreck, South Male Atoll, Maldives

A nameless boat lies at the bottom of the ocean making a new home for hundreds of fish Kuda Giri Shipwreck, Maldives

12 Years Of Travel: Angry Whopper, Singapore

A classic moment of travel WTF Angry Whopper, Singapore

12 Years Of Travel: Koh Haa, Thailand

Looking like a James Bond supervillain lair, Koh Haa is a group of five islands that form a beautiful lagoon in the middle of the Andaman Ocean

12 Years Of Travel: A View With A Room, Bangkok Tree House

Bangkok is always full of surprises, and this jungle treehouse near the centre of the city typifies Thai creativity and playfulness

12 Years Of Travel: Octopus, Hin Daeng, Thailand

You may not be able to step into the same river twice, but revisiting a place can be even more rewarding than the original visit

12 Years Of Travel: Schwezigon Paya Temple, Bagan, Myanmar

Solitude in the Magic Hour at one of Myanmar’s most sacred temples Schwezigon Paya Temple, Bagan, Myanmar

12 Years Of Travel: Night Diving At Maaya Thila, Maldives

The aquatic incident of the curious turtle in the night-time

12 Weeks Of Travel: Failing To Climb Mount Kinabalu

Many travellers will tell you effusive stories about climbing Mount Kinabalu in Malaysian Borneo. I am not one of them.

12 Years Of Travel: Beng Mealea Temple, Angkor, Cambodia

One of Angkor’s most ruined temples is also one of my favourites, despite it basically being a pile of rubble with some trees growing out of it