The Pittock Mansion located in the wooded West Hills overlooking Portland was originally built in 1909 as a private home for London-born Oregonian publisher Henry Pittock and his wife, Georgiana. Today it is owned by the City of Portland and open to the public.
We spent 3 wonderful days based at the Wanderlust Hotel in Singapore. A quirky but fun boutique hotel located in the Little India district in Singapore. Perfect accommodation for short stay in this vibrant city.
I was listening to a feature on BBC World Service about the devastating depletion of fish stocks off West Africa that is not only threatening the livelihood of the fisherman of countries such as Senegal, but the health of the people living in the area