The Pros and Cons of Travelling Solo

Whenever I meet people whilst I’m away, the same thing always crops up in conversation: “Why do you travel alone?”, “Don’t you get, like, lonely?”, “Aren’t you scared?”, “No, I could never do that.” Going away on your own isn’t for everyone, and some people do make the perfect travel partnership, but I think there’s… Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Travelling Solo

Siem Reap, Cambodia

If you just want to see some pretty pictures, scroll ⇓ to the gallery. A few weeks ago, I flew from Bangkok into Siem Reap in northwest Cambodia. As the closest city to Angkor Wat, it’s super popular with tourists, and on my first day exploring, I wasn’t really sure what to make of it. … Continue reading Siem Reap, Cambodia

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

Having not planned anything before I landed in Bangkok, and, to be honest, being pretty clueless about the majority of things to do whilst there – I decided an excursion might be a good idea, so as to make sure I actually got out and learnt something. Sure, they can be hit and miss, but… Continue reading Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

Heading to Bangkok

When I first told be people I was going to Bangkok, I got a mixed reaction. Those who hadn’t been thought it was cool, and seemed excited by the prospect. Those who had, generally posessed a pretty negative view: “I wasn’t a fan”, “It’s just like any other big city in Asia”, “Well I wouldn’t… Continue reading Heading to Bangkok

Hello!

After much umming and ahh-ing, procrastinating, and excuse-making, I’ve given in, and decided to write a blog/ random musings/ stream of thought/ anxious internal monologue about my travels. Another travel blogger – just what the world needs! Primarily a self-indulgent project, so I don’t forget all the stuff I’ve done (my memory is terrible), with… Continue reading Hello!