Reports from Beyond is made up of 52 reports from some of the world’s most inaccessible places, and includes 120 beautiful colour photographs and 14 detailed colour maps. Extracts from 20 of these reports, accompanied by local soundscapes, can be viewed on this website by clicking on the links below or by clicking on the country on the map above. To find out how to see the rest of them, please click on HOW TO BUY tab.

Introduction: Glimpses into the formative Years

Chapter One: Latin America

Argentina: Borges
Ecuador: The Valley of Volcanoes
Colombia: The Llanos Oriental and Bogotá
Peru: The Amazon River
    Los Aquáticos

Chapter Two: Africa

Zaïre (Democratic Republic of Congo): The Congo River
    The Dogon Country
    The Niger River and Timbuktu
    Lake Tana
    The Simiens
    Aksum: The Ark of the Covenant
    Harar: Rimbaud

Chapter Three: Europe

Iceland: The Far Northwest
The Faroes
Scotland: Barra
France: The Pyrenees

Chapter Four: Asia

Yemen: The Empty Quarter
Russia: The Trans-Siberian Express
Burma (Myanmar): The Irrawaddy River
Nepal: Mount Everest

Chapter Four: Asia (cont.)

India: Kashmir and Ladakh
Japan: Nagano-Ken
    Lijiang and Dr Ho
    Emei Shan
    The Yangtze River
    The Silk Road: Yining
    The Silk Road: The Taklimakan Desert
Pakistan: The Karakoram Highway
    The Eagle-hunters of Bayan-Ölgii
    The Throat-singer of Chandmani
    Mount Kailash
    The Kingdom of Guge
India: Rishikesh

Chapter Five: The Pacific

French Polynesia: Huahine
The Cook Islands:
    The Yasawas
Tonga: The Mutiny on the Bounty
Vanuatu: Tanna and the Jon Frum Cargo Cult
Papua New Guinea: The Trobriand Islands and Malinowski
The Solomon Islands:
    Marovo Lagoon and Head-hunting
    Malaita and Shark-worshipping
Samoa: Upolu and Savai’i
Kiribati: Tarawa, Butaritari and Tikurere
Easter Island