Hi, I am the Wise Eagle. I hail from London. I love to travel and share
my experiences and advice to others.
My recent travels include Italy, France, Egypt, Israel/Palestine, India, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam,
Laos and the amazing Philippines, as well as a few others along the way.
Countries I'm desperate to visit:
Turkey & Georgia
And 193 others.
- Best overall country: Italy
- Best scenery : Vietnam, Philippines.
- Best city : New York
- Most beautiful city : Florence
- Craziest city : Cairo, with Ho Chi Minh a close second.
- Most beards : Tied between Jerusalem and Amritsar, India.
- Worst city : Hurghada, Egypt- what a s**thole, so says everyone that goes too.
- Friendliest locals : Philippines
- Most annoying locals: Luxor, Egypt
- Best food : Naples, Italy. With Indian and Thai food rating highly
- Worst food : Philippines outside Manila.
- Best hotel : Jolly frog, Kanchanaburi
- Worst hotel : Nefertiti Hotel, Aswan, unless you like sleeping with cockroaches.
- Closest shave : Being on a train behind the one that blew up in London in 2005
- Worst bus journey : Puskar-Agra sleeper.
- Temple count : Over 150
- Best place for a date: Venice
- Worst place for a date: Picket's Lock industrial estate and gas storage facility, UK