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  • 12 captivating pictures of Egypt

    12 captivating pictures of Egypt

    March 16th, 2015Anthon Jackson
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    Rough Guides author and photographer Anthon Jackson has travelled to over eighty countries, from Morocco to Indonesia and Ethiopia to India, capturing many of his experiences through photography. Here, he shares some of his favourite pictures of Egypt. “I’d been to Egypt a few times before getting into photography, including one stint studying Arabic, so I wasn’t completely…

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  • 11 pictures of Morocco at its most magical

    11 pictures of Morocco at its most magical

    January 12th, 2015Anthon Jackson
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    Our roaming author and photographer Anthon Jackson has travelled to over eighty countries, from journeying across Iran and Egypt to researching for Rough Guides in Indonesia and India. Here he shares some of his favourite images of Morocco, a country with “plenty of dreamy spots to wander around with a camera.” “On my first visit to Morocco it…

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  • Iran: the time to go is now

    Iran: the time to go is now

    December 15th, 2014Anthon Jackson
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    Our editors and authors have named Iran as one of the top countries to visit in 2015. Here, Anthon Jackson explains why now is the time to travel to Iran. The word is out: as far as off-the-beaten-path destinations go, Iran is an absolute gem. More than ever since 1979, intrepid travellers are making their…

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  • Camel trekking into the depths of the Danakil Depression, Ethiopia

    Camel trekking into the depths of the Danakil Depression, Ethiopia

    August 27th, 2014Anthon Jackson
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    Following in the footsteps of the late explorer and travel writer Sir Wilfred Thesiger, Rough Guides writer Anthon Jackson takes to the back of a camel across the Danakil Depression, in pursuit of Lake Abhe Bad on the Ethiopia-Djibouti border.  Just after dawn on our fourth day in the dusty frontier town of Asaita, Go’obo,…

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  • Funeral season in Sulawesi, Indonesia

    Funeral season in Sulawesi, Indonesia

    August 15th, 2014Anthon Jackson
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    Motorbiking around Sulawesi in search of one of the island’s famed funerals, Anthon Jackson attends an intense and bloody ceremony to bid farewell to the deceased. Leashed to a stake in the ground, the buffalo’s entire body squirmed as its broad throat was slit, its knees buckling and its huge torso collapsing onto the grass.…

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