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What we did in Chiang Mai

What we did in Chiang Mai

28/01/2017

Our time in Chiang Mai was a mixed bag of day trips, festivals, markets, day classes, and an enormous amount of food! Here's what we got up to...


Getting hospitalised in Hanoi

Getting hospitalised in Hanoi

26/01/2017

Unfortunately on a 6 month trip it was fairly inevitable that we were going to get ill at some point and for me this struck in Hanoi, Vietnam.


Five reasons not to mutilate your hand in a ceiling fan

Five reasons not to mutilate your hand in a ceiling fan

25/01/2017

I went to take off my t-shirt and buried the blade of the fan a centimetre or so into my wrist.


A week in Hanoi, Vietnam

A week in Hanoi, Vietnam

24/01/2017

Our time in Hanoi included visited Halong Bay, learning about the Vietnam War, recovering from food poisoning and much more.


One month in Vietnam

One month in Vietnam

10/01/2017

After a month in Vietnam, our time in the country has come to an end. I’m writing this sat about half an hour from the Cambodia/Vietnam border.


Minibus from Pakse to Danang

Minibus from Pakse to Danang

16/12/2016

If you are thinking of travelling from Pakse to Danang by minibus, don’t. Fly, cycle, skip Vietnam and go to Cambodia instead!


Motorbike repair costs in Laos

Motorbike repair costs in Laos

15/12/2016

I was hoping I wasn’t going to have to write this article, but last week I crashed a motorbike in Laos.


3 weeks in Laos

3 weeks in Laos

14/12/2016

Our time in Laos has just come to an end, so here’s a summary of what we've been up to!


Visiting Kanchanaburi in Thailand

Visiting Kanchanaburi in Thailand

06/12/2016

Kanchanaburi is an enjoyable couple of hours by train to the West of Bangkok and definitely worth a visit.


First timers guide to Thai massage

First timers guide to Thai massage

12/11/2016

I’d never paid to have a professional massage before and wasn’t even sure what a Thai massage was. All I knew was a few basic points Emma had told me.


Arriving in Bangkok

Arriving in Bangkok

11/11/2016

I suppose it's apt that our first blog post for our six month Asian adventure should start with us getting lost.


The Washing Machine Incident / Our AirBnB in Prague

The Washing Machine Incident / Our AirBnB in Prague

26/10/2016

Did you ever find yourself shorting out an entire apartment building in Eastern Europe, while half-dressed and sodden? I did. Here's how it happened..