Excerpt from my thriller: Kolony.

           Chapter 4             Handforth descended to the ocean floor with the silken embrace of its tepid waters coursing beneath the membrane of his dive-suit. Visibility was very good, excellent even; something he was coming to take for granted from the Indian Ocean.              As he began to orientate himself, a familiar tightness began to grip his […]

South African Safari

   HAZEY VIEW- BOUND: Safari with the Passets.    We left home in Beaulieu just after 9 am, gliding past industrial estates and the ever-widening highways constructed to realise the promise and potential unleashed by the recent FIFA World Cup. Giant, silver SUV’s seem glued in place on what looks like a conveyor belt to the horizon […]

‘Voices’ by Glynn Burridge: Around the World – page by page

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London -Tehran trek part 2

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My first published work, retreived: 1972 account of my overland trek, London-Tehran part 1.

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Convoy!

Convoy!

Seychelles on an EAST3ROUTE convoy through Southern Africa By Glynn Burridge Recently, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, Sherin Naiken, joined myself and another 200 delegates from the African continent in a 50-vehicle convoy on a 6-day, overland expedition through Mozambique, Swaziland and Kwazulu Natal to promote cross-border tourism and tourism investment among these […]

The little circus with a BIG Heart

The little circus with a BIG Heart

The Little Circus with a BIG Heart by Glynn Burridge An orange sun sets, its rays caressing the taut fabric of a dark blue tent set at one end of Freedom Square in central Victoria where a phalanx of cars has formed, passengers slowly snaking into a line heading for the vestibule.   In the […]

The Seychelles Islands: Jewels in an azure sea

The Seychelles Islands: Jewels in an azure sea

Seychelles: Island Jewels in an Azure Sea by Glynn Burridge The 115 islands of the Seychelles Archipelago lie scattered across their secret corner of the western Indian Ocean like precious gemstones set in a universe of azure water – stepping stones to the east coast of Africa, some thousand miles away, and natural gateway to […]

Seychelles Tourism: an overview of 20 years

Seychelles Tourism: an overview of 20 years

Seychelles Tourism: 20 years on Seychelles’ tourism industry has evolved much over the last twenty years. Two decades ago tourism was in the hands of the government’s Ministry of Tourism and the landscape, both internal and external, was very different to what it is today. Up to that point (and for some time still to […]

Investing in Seychelles: an overview

Investing in Seychelles: an overview

Why Seychelles? Investing in ‘another world.’ Seychelles has long been fabled for the sublime beauty of her islands many of which continue to slumber the sleep of ages and remain wonderfully untouched since the dawn of time. However, somewhat inevitably, in our mushrooming world of the internet, super-fast connectivity and seemingly endless platforms of social […]