Memoirs of a memorable hike up to the summit of Mount Batur in Bali, complete with incredible views and some of my favourite people.
As part of my trip around Thailand I headed to Koh Lanta which is home to Lanta Animal Welfare; a non-profit organisation that relies on volunteers and donations to help, rescue and sterilise stray animals. Thailand is full of stray cats and dogs and if like me, you're an animal lover and immediately drawn to … Continue reading Koh Lanta: Lanta Animal Welfare
Singapore was our last major city stop in Asia and now it's up there alongside Hong Kong as one of my favourite cities in the world. Singapore is way ahead of the crowds. In no way is it your average, run-of-the-mill place. This island city-state is filled with creativity, innovation, modernity and interesting architecture which gives … Continue reading Travel Journal: Singapore
With its beaches and islands voted some of the best in the world, the Philippines has been a country high on my bucket list for a while. The Philippines is made up of over 7000 dream-like islands and Joe and I decided to add a few to our South-East Asian itinerary. We narrowed our choices … Continue reading Travel Journal: The Philippines
Look back at one of my posts at the beginning of the year and you'll discover that one of my New Years Resolutions was to do some volunteering. Whilst travelling around the Philippines I fulfilled this resolution by volunteering for Rise Above Foundation in Cebu. I had been looking out for volunteering opportunities for a … Continue reading Volunteering in the Philippines
What is the best bag to take backpacking? If you're confused or unsure about what bag to take backpacking, then hopefully this blog post will help you make that all-important decision!
A summary of some of my favourite eateries on Siargao Island, the Philippines
After an amazing few days in Malaysia's capital city Kuala Lumpur, our next stop was Hong Kong. Just a short train ride away from the shoppings malls & skyscrapers will deliver you to the foot of some amazing hikes with beautiful views & soft sandy beaches, which makes you feel like you're a world away … Continue reading Travel Journal: Hong Kong Highlights
I adore a city break and after spending nearly a month hopping from island to island in south Thailand, it's safe to say I was really looking forward to spending a few days seeing what Malaysia's capital, Kuala Lumpur, had to offer. Discovering new cities is one of my favourite things about travel. I love … Continue reading Travel Journal: 3 days in Kuala Lumpur
South Thailand is a backpackers paradise. It offers an easy introduction to island-hopping & is the perfect place for any first-time or solo traveller because there are heaps of other people backpacking too, meaning you will never be stuck with what to do or where to go. For the most part, our 30 days travelling … Continue reading Travel Journal: South Thailand