Langkawi, Malaysia: Well, we all have to have the cheesy 'jumping in the sunset' picture, and this was mine.

5 reasons travelling alone is the best

1. You get to go where you want Seriously, whether you wanna go visit a local festival or the local McDonald's - you can do anything and everything your heart desires! (Budget and time-constraint dependant of course!) 2. You get to talk to and hang out with who you want This is a biggie, for me … Continue reading 5 reasons travelling alone is the best

Koh Phi Phi, Thailand: A day at sea and on stunning beaches (The Beach beach anyone?), and we hopped back on our boat to to go and do some night-swimming in the ocean. But before that, this dramatic sunset happened. It's not half bad, eh?

Favourite photos of sunsets

As with many travellers, sunset is a time to sit and ponder the beauty all around, bathed in a warm glow, whilst the heat of the day has lessened slightly. So here are my favourite photos from my trip in Asia, and a couple from my recent holiday in Croatia thrown in for good measure. … Continue reading Favourite photos of sunsets

One of the 2 buildings Baba cafe had

Top Five places I stayed in Asia

I travelled 8 countries in 4 months, and these were the top 5 places I stayed and why. All had free wifi in the communal areas and in some of the dorms - always good to know! Some did food, some didn't.  Mad Monkey - Siem Reap, Kampot, Koh Rong Samloem, Phnom Penh, Cambodia This … Continue reading Top Five places I stayed in Asia

Travelling – 60 things I did for the first time ever

The tan may be fading, but the memories aren't... So, during the 4 months I was away travelling through Asia I obviously had the most fantastic time (although, I didn't meet anyone having a consistently BAD time travelling to be fair!), and now I'm back in 'the real world' - I thought it would be a … Continue reading Travelling – 60 things I did for the first time ever

On the boat from Samui to Phangan

Travel Blog: Thailand Islands – Hangovers and Holidays

Written 17th Feb, Haad Rin, Koh Pangan, Thailand The Koh Samui part... After the 30 hour journey from Langkawi in Malaysia to Koh Samui (Via Satun and Hatyai, a number of boats, buses, minibuses, taxi's and songthews), I was pretty desperate for a few things - namely a shower, a beach, some sun and some … Continue reading Travel Blog: Thailand Islands – Hangovers and Holidays

A view of the beach as the party was kicking off

Travel Blog: The Full Moon Party – Thailand, February 2014

30,000 people. Neon everything. Uncountable levels of alcohol. 1 beach. 1 moon. 1 sunrise. 1 Full Moon Party. This is one of, if not the biggest regular beach rave in the world, and Oh My! was it an experience! Every month on the full moon, beaches around Asia prepare for the partygoers to decend - … Continue reading Travel Blog: The Full Moon Party – Thailand, February 2014

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Travel Blog: Malaysia – Beaches, Butterflies and Bartering

Written 8th February, Satun, Thailand The second we got out of the airport in Kuala Lumpur, I loved Malaysia - everywhere people smiled at us and were happy to help, and the place was beautiful! A bus ride from the airport into KL central took around an hour and a half, costing 20 Ringitt (around £4) … Continue reading Travel Blog: Malaysia – Beaches, Butterflies and Bartering