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

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

How To Make Friends in a Hostel

If you are traveling alone or with others, it's likely that you will, at some point, become friendly with others along the way. For some, this is easy, for others - particularly at the start of a trip - not so much. So here are some tips you can use to help 'break the ice' … Continue reading How To Make Friends in a Hostel

Full Moon and Half Moon parties - nothing quite like it!

Things I wish I’d known before…Backpacking/Travel Tips

After having done my blog post all about temples earlier this week, I got thinking about things I wish I'd done more of (or less of!) during my trip - which turned into a list of sorts - so I thought I may as well share it. I think if you are off on holiday, … Continue reading Things I wish I’d known before…Backpacking/Travel Tips

Top 10 temples from my Asian Adventure

It appears I've not blogged for a very long time - apologies for that...! I found myself reminiscing (again...) about my travelling, and found myself (as I do) thinking about all of the different religious sites I saw, and how different they were to each other - even within the same country and religion. So … Continue reading Top 10 temples from my Asian Adventure

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