Destinations

Cost of Travel in Laos

11/03/2017

7 Ways to be a good tourist at Alms Giving in Luang Prabang

7 Ways to be a good tourist at Alms Giving in Luang Prabang

05/03/2017

To western visitors, monks in Asia are a source of fascination. In Luang Prabang tourist enthusiasm threatens to ruin the tradition of alms giving.


Hoi An Travel Guide

Hoi An Travel Guide

21/01/2017

Hoi An is unquestionably beautiful, but there are some negatives to the city. Here's what you'll love about historic Hoi An... and what you won't!


Learning about Buddhism and meditation at Wat Suan Dok

Learning about Buddhism and meditation at Wat Suan Dok

18/01/2017

Buddhism and meditation are important aspects of Thai culture, and while in Chiang Mai we decided to put aside some time to learning about them.


Bai Tu Long Bay Cruise: Halong Bay Without The Crowds!

Bai Tu Long Bay Cruise: Halong Bay Without The Crowds!

14/01/2017

Bai Tu Long Bay is a beautiful area of protected national park, part of the world-renowned Halong Bay. However, it is still a well kept secret.


Tailoring in Hoi An: Miss Forget Me Not

Tailoring in Hoi An: Miss Forget Me Not

12/01/2017

Tailoring in Hoi An is very famous, and every other shop you pass will be a tailor. But how do you actually get something tailored?


Rock climbing in Thakhek, Laos

Rock climbing in Thakhek, Laos

19/12/2016

The climbing in Thakhek is full of features, challenging routes, and a place to stay within a stone’s throw of the crag.


Cost of travelling in north Thailand

Cost of travelling in north Thailand

13/12/2016

Thinking of travelling in North Thailand for two weeks but not sure what it will cost?


Accommodation for North Thailand - Summary

Accommodation for North Thailand - Summary

12/12/2016

For less than £7 a night (£3.50 each) we stayed in en suite doubles in northern Thailand. Here's our summary of the rooms, and what we spent!


Getting From Thonburi Station to Hua Lamphong Station in Bangkok by bus

Getting From Thonburi Station to Hua Lamphong Station in Bangkok by bus

11/12/2016

Getting from Thonburi Station to Hua Lamphong Station in Bangkok is easily done using bus number 40.


Visiting the Sticky Falls in Chiang Mai

Visiting the Sticky Falls in Chiang Mai

10/12/2016

The name Sticky Waterfall is actually referring to the fact that the rock over which the water is flowing is unusually grippy making it easy to climb.


Elephants World in Kanchanaburi

Elephants World in Kanchanaburi

09/12/2016

Elephants World’s slogan is ‘we work for the elephants’ and they’re true to their word!


Mae Ngat Dam floating houses

Mae Ngat Dam floating houses

08/12/2016

Mae Ngat Dam’s floating houses are essentially raft houses anchored out in the middle of a large lake in Si Lanna National Park.