Asia

Temple Hopping in Thailand

Temple Hopping in Thailand

Nothing says Thailand more like a spectacular, jaw-dropping temple. Thailand was a country that had always been on my bucket list. I remember watching documentaries and history shows on television with my dad when I was younger and being in total awe at how different the […]

An Afternoon Down in the Cu Chi Tunnels, Vietnam

An Afternoon Down in the Cu Chi Tunnels, Vietnam

Our trip to Vietnam was actually shorter than I had hoped, but fortunately I got to fulfill one of the craziest experiences of my life so far: I went down into the Cu Chi tunnels deep inside the Vietnamese jungle.

Silence in the Killing Fields, Cambodia

Silence in the Killing Fields, Cambodia

I contemplated not writing this post. Then I thought about why the The Killing Fields is actually open to the public, yes maybe it brings in tourists and generates revenue for the country, but it also keeps the memories alive of those affected my the […]

Travelling Mistakes: Stuck at the Malaysian Border

Travelling Mistakes: Stuck at the Malaysian Border

I’ve made a few fair mistakes in my travels (here), but this one takes the biscuit. The furthest I had travelled without my parents was New York, but it was pretty straight forward, we booked wtih a travel agent and we filled out our visa […]

You Only Hate The Road When You’re Missing Home

You Only Hate The Road When You’re Missing Home

Passenger got it right with this one. I’ve only been blogging for about four months now, but already I’ve noticed that blogs are showing the transparency that outlets such as Instagram seek to manipulate. With a strong interest in travel, it’s no surprise I see […]

Photo Diary: 24 Hours on The Phi Phi Islands

Photo Diary: 24 Hours on The Phi Phi Islands

Before heading across to Cambodia we had a whirlwind tour of the Phi Pi Islands just a short boat journey from Phuket. One of the most amazing things we did was go snorkeling in the crystal clear waters just off of the Island – breathtaking […]

What I Learned From Attending a Foreign Event: The Malaysian Grand Prix

What I Learned From Attending a Foreign Event: The Malaysian Grand Prix

As part of our journey through Singapore and Malaysia we thought it was a great idea to squeeze in a weekend of sport and attend the Grand Prix in Sepang. 

Why You Should Put Bangkok Zoo on Your Itinerary: The Strange Things We Witnessed

Why You Should Put Bangkok Zoo on Your Itinerary: The Strange Things We Witnessed

I love Thailand, and once again it delivered! Visiting Bangkok Zoo wasn’t originally on our Thailand itinerary but we had a few hours to spare before catching a quick flight down to Phuket, so rather than sitting in the hotel relaxing on the rooftop pool […]

5 Singapore Laws You Might Not Know About

5 Singapore Laws You Might Not Know About

Often dubbed a ‘fine’ country, and that it is. The Singapore streets are well-known for being clean and tidy, I even remember telling family when I returned “It’s like New York but cleaner.” And the reason for its flawlessness is the many laws that are […]

My First Hostel Experience & How It Made Me Want To Travel More

My First Hostel Experience & How It Made Me Want To Travel More

For my first post of 2016, I thought I would share a first experience: hosteling. Up until 2012 I had never stayed in a hostel before, and quite frankly never really knew what it involved, the etiquette, prices, room/sleeping arrangements etc. All I knew (or […]