Socotra: Greatest island on earth

This little island off the coast of Somalia is only 100km by 40 yet hosts the most diverse terrain and plant life. The debate over whether life exists on other planets seems pretty inconsequential knowing I will likely never set foot on this island.







Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Socotra: Greatest island on earth

  1. I wonder if I were to jump on the top of one of those mushroom tree things, would coins pop up into the air for me to collect?

  2. I am completely with you on Socotra. In fact, I have spent roughly the past three years ‘working on’ convincing my sceptical (and probably correct) wife about a quick hop over from London. Most of all, I want, nay, need to see the wonderfully broccoli-like Dracaena cinnabari, a marvellous wonder of nature. Maybe this year…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s