The 5 most overrated things from my travels so far…

Don’t hate me but… 1. Manhattan Controversial, I know, but as a fleeting tourist, the core of the Big Apple just doesn’t do anything for me (Paris coming a close second). It’s one of those places you’ve got to go just because, but let’s be honest; much of it is the same as any other… Continue reading The 5 most overrated things from my travels so far…

I like… Phi Phi Sunset Bay Resort

The best way to travel between Phuket and Krabi is by ferry – it might not be the quickest means of getting from A to B, but it’s dirt cheap, super simple, and the black and green islands jutting out of turquoise water make some seriously stunning views. Sit up on the top deck, catch… Continue reading I like… Phi Phi Sunset Bay Resort

11 unfortunate events that have happened to me on my travels so far.

Travel accounts always make everything look so perfect, so simple. Beautiful people in beautiful hotel rooms by beautiful beaches eating beautiful food. But I’ve quickly discovered this is all bollocks, and as wonderful, exciting, and life-changing as travelling is, it also comes with its difficulties. Things will go wrong, mistakes will be made, you’ll make… Continue reading 11 unfortunate events that have happened to me on my travels so far.

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

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