Dishoom: a corner of Bombay in London

Dishoom Bombay Cafe, Covent Garden, London (C) Emma Field

Dishoom was created by some seriously homesick Bombayites.

DISHOOM /dishu:m/ n.
1. The old Bollywood sound effect produced when a hero lands a good punch, or when a bullet flies through the air
2. Similar to popular slang usage of the expression “Mojo”; e.g. “He’s got that Dishoom”

The week that was: sea kayaking the Sea of Cortez, Mexico

Resting kayaks C Craig Fast

This time last year I was pootling around in a kayak in the Sea of Cortez, tucked between Baja and the Mexican mainland. My photos from this week are nothing special but I do have this short video of a pod of dolphins swimming close to our kayak.

The week that was: Belize and Mexico City

Graffiti, Mexico City © Emma Field

My top ten photos from Belize and Mexico City, 12th-18th March 2010

Post-trip tip 3: Relive those memories

Make a point of going through your travel photos and videos regularly. It will bring back all those old memories and remind you of sunnier climes and good times.