Gather round, here are my expert tips on how to take New York on the cheap! Continue reading The budget traveller’s guide to New York City
Guatape is a little town about 1.5 hours outside of Medellin that’s become kind of Instagram famous for its rainbow coloured streets and unique buildings. Continue reading Why Guatape, Colombia is worth more than just a day trip!
Why I think you should avoid Pattaya – Thailand’s sex tourism hotspot… Continue reading Pattaya, Thailand – why I wish I avoided
The Gilis are three tiny islands, reachable by boat in about two hours from mainland Bali. They consist of: Gili Trawangan (or Gili T), Gili Air, and Gili Meno. Continue reading The Gili island guide
Ubud was my favourite place in Bali – it’s where the book Eat, Pray, Love was set and is like Mecca for yogis, a far cry from hedonistic Kuta just an hour and a half away. Continue reading Eating, praying and loving in Ubud
Koh Chang wasn’t an island we originally intended to visit, but because all of the islands further south were being battered by a tropical storm we went in search of the sun. There isn’t heaps to do here, but it’s perfect to recuperate for a few days. Continue reading Unexpected paradise on Koh Chang
Visually Ho Chi Minh was quite different to what I had imagined. I don’t know what exactly I pictured, but after spending a few weeks travelling down Vietnam I didn’t expect to see a skyline dominated by skyscrapers in a city so modern and developed, more so than Hanoi and rivalling even Bangkok. Continue reading Backpacking Vietnam: last stop, Ho Chi Minh City