Lists 2023-04-16T21:18:16+02:00

Hugo has an unhealthy obsession with lists. When travelling we don’t run around ticking off things from lists of things to see or do, but afterwards it is nice to keep record of where we’ve been and what we’ve done.

UNESCO World Heritage sites visited

Click on Unesco site name for more information from Unesco website.

Country UNESCO Site
Ethiopia Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela
Ethiopia Simien National Park
Ethiopia Fasil Ghebbi, Gondar Region
India Red Fort Complex
India Hill Forts of Rajasthan
Kenya Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest
Kenya Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley
Mozambique Island of Mozambique
Namibia Twyfelfontein or /Ui-//aes
Nepal Kathmandu Valley
South Africa iSimangaliso Wetland Park
South Africa Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape
South Africa Cape Floral Region Protected Areas
Sri Lanka Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
Tanzania Kilimanjaro National Park
Tanzania Stone Town of Zanzibar
Turkey Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia
Turkey Historic Areas of Istanbul
Turkey Hierapolis-Pamukkale
Turkey Ephesus
Uganda Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Vietnam Complex of Hué Monuments
Vietnam Ha Long Bay
Vietnam Hoi An Ancient Town
Vietnam My Son Sanctuary
Zambia Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls
Zimbabwe Great Zimbabwe National Monument
India Elephanta Caves
India Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)
India Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensembles of Mumbai
Sri Lanka Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
Sri Lanka Ancient City of Sigiriya
Sri Lanka Sacred City of Kandy

Airlines flown with

  • Emirates
  • Ethihad
  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • Indigo
  • Jet Airways
  • Malawian Airlines
  • Malaysian Airlines
  • Nepal Airlines
  • Qatar Airways
  • SriLankan Airlines
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Vietjet

Exotic fruits tasted

Click on fruit name to view Wikipedia entry

Fruit Country first experienced
Durian fruit Sri Lanka
Jack fruit Vietnam
Rambutan Vietnam
Mangosteen Maldives
Dragon Fruit Vietnam
Cherimoya (custard apple) Vietnam
Wood apple Sri Lanka
Passion fruit South Africa

Days spent in each country

Country Days
Ethiopia 10
India 43
Kenya 34
Lesotho 3
Malawi 16
Maldives 10
Mozambique 21
Namibia 30
Nepal 12
Rwanda 10
Sri Lanka 20
Swaziland 3
Tanzania 46
Turkey 21
Uganda 17
United Arab Emirates 1
Vietnam 21
Zambia 29
Zimbabwe 6

Movies watched in foreign cinemas


Country City Movie Cinema
Uganda Kampala Transformers: The Last Knight Century Cinemax Acacia Mall
Turkey Istanbul The BFG Cinemaximum Kanyon
Rwanda Kigali Spider-Man: Homecoming Century Cinemas, Kigali City Tower
Kenya Nairobi Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Imax Kenya Century
Tanzania Dar Es Salaam The Fate of the Furious Century Cinemax, Mlimani City Shopping Mall
Swaziland Ezulwini Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Movie Zone
Vietnam Hanoi Jurassic World Vincom Mega Mall Royal City
Sri Lanka Colombo Mission Impossible 6 Majestic Cinema
India Udaipur Deadpool 2 Inox Lake City Mall
Nepal Pokhara Incredibles 2 QFX Cineplex
United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Dora and the Lost City of Gold VOX Cinemas Marina Mall
Thailand Patong Hobbs vs Shaw SF Cinema City
Cambodia Phnom Penh Maleficent 2 Major Cineplex Sorya
Laos Vientiane Ford vs Ferrari Major Cineplex Vientiane
Myanmar Yangon Spies in Disguise Nay Pyi Taw Cinema
France Lille Dungeons and Dragons UGC Ciné Cité Lille