Travel C.V. Dineke ten Hove

About me: My main hobby is traveling and getting to know different cultures. I am interested in wildlife and conservation. I have retired and am looking at ways of spending a proportion of my time traveling and working / volunteering abroad.
Location: Leicester
Member since: 21st May 2014
Last trip: Madeira
Next trip: Brazil
Destinations visited: 59
Experiences: 10
Galleries: 0
Videos: 0
Posts: 2

The world according to Dineke ten Hove

Mountain/Desert/Ocean/Jungle... which one are you?
I find it difficult to make a choice, but if pushed I would go for jungle. Purely because of the diversity of animals, plants and trees

What was your first great travel experience?
Visiting Rome on a school trip at 17. I missed the Colosseum as I went shopping with my friends. We had seen so many churches already.....

What has been your favourite journey?
From Ushuaia to The Falklands, to South Georgia and The Antarctic peninsula. It was a magical trip

What are your Top 5 places worldwide?
South Georgia, Uzbekistan, Galapagos, Madagascar, Svalbard

Recommend a special place to stay
The Beagle, the boat I stayed on when visiting the Galapagos islands

Which three items do you always pack?
My 'travel clothes', kindle, credit card

Which passport stamp are you proudest of?

Which passport stamp would you most like to have?

Where or what is your guilty travel pleasure?
Spending time shopping after a period traveling in inaccessible areas. I don't even like shopping at home.

Window or aisle?
Window always

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