No Woman Allowed!, Yazd, Iran

Australia to Africa

Jameh Mosque, Yazd

Fresh Bread And Two Awesome Guides

Iran |

Squinting as I look up into the deep blue sky to the cooling towers and minarets that extrude into the skyline, I drag my fingers along the narrow alleyway walls, feeling the warmth from the mud and straw texture under my tips, absent minded I follow the smell of fresh bread wafting into the air. Read more...

Ateshkadeh - Fire Temple, Yazd

Midnight Sniffs

Iran |

I wake to the sounds of sniffing around my tent. I wished then I hadn’t read the short story in my guide book just before I feel asleep, about an Iranian girl too scared to camp in the mountains because wolves might eat her. Read more...

Police Escort, Pakistan

GoodBye Pakistan

Pakistan |

Riding across Pakistan, I couldn’t help wishing I was back in Gilgit. I was excited to be entering Iran and seeing new things but super scared to cross the most dangerous part of Pakistan and Iran, the most risky part of my whole trip to date. Read more...

Shandur Polo Tournament

Shandur Polo Tournament

Pakistan |

Dust clogged sweat drips down my face as I stare through my lens at the two teams upon their mounts pounding towards me. I feel space opening up behind me as the crowd scrambles backwards and over the white painted half height stone wall, hoping it might give some protection from the heaving beasts bearing down on us. Read more...