Upon my return from discovering only some of what Malaysia has to offer, I wanted to share with you what I experienced, the places I visited and give you some travel recommendations for this beautiful unique country. First stop, Island Life. After over 24 hours of travelling we eventually arrived in Kota Bharu, a small city… Continue reading Discovering Malaysia – The Island of Turtles
As most of my friends know, I have a very special place in my heart for lions. I aspire to work with and for them, researching and monitoring their remaining vulnerable populations. For those that are not aware of the threats they face, this is the post for you! I am focusing on African lions… Continue reading African Lion Conservation – The Mane Issues
As I prepare for my first ever venture to Malaysia starting next week, I wanted to tell you what I'll be doing, where I'll be going and what you might be seeing from me (if I get good wifi 😉 ) My first 5 days will be spent in the Perhentian Islands, just off the… Continue reading Malaysia bound – What to Expect
“Holy crap!” is what most people are thinking these days with all the current environmental news. Either forests are burning down because of the demand for palm oil, or crazy weather is occurring more often because of climate change. But how do we, let alone one person, make a difference in this big world that… Continue reading The Effect Of An Individual – By Torie Hilley
When you think of the word 'City', what image comes to mind? High rise buildings? Bustling streets? Rushing commuters? Wildlife....? Not so much. Half the world's population now live in cities, entirely shaped and created by humans consequently separating them from the natural world. Currently, urban areas cover around 2% of the planet’s land area,… Continue reading Getting close to nature in the most unexpected places
Hi! I'm Lorna, 'The New Blogologist' So I have to confess I don't have much experience writing blogs so I am a bit unsure on how to start. As a pretty good safety net I thought I would tell you who ‘The New Blogologist’ is and I hope to keep you all entertained and interested… Continue reading Who is doing all the typing?