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  • Island Hopping – The Best Beaches in Thailand  

    There is much to love about Thailand – it’s diverse culture and history; the friendly locals; not to forget the amazing food! However what draws many travellers here time and time…

  • Where Is...Sarah from Sunkissed Suitcase?

    Where Is…Sarah from Sunkissed Suitcase?

    It has been a little while since I last interviewed anyone for my “Where Is…?” guest interview series, so I am thrilled to be able to get this show back on the road…

  • My Travel Itinerary for 1 Month in Vietnam

    My Travel Itinerary for 1 Month in Vietnam

    One of the most common questions other travellers ask me is “I’ve got X amount of time in X country – what should I see and do?” Most recently I’ve been asked…

  • Life’s a Beach! My Top 5 Island Getaways 

    Anyone who knows me well will know that I am somewhat of a beach-bum at heart. There is nothing that makes me happier than sitting on a deserted island, cocktail in…

  • Asia

    A Photo Guide to Exploring Angkor Wat in One Day

    The Angkor Kingdom is a series of Hindu and Buddhist complexes stretching over 400sq kilometres, making it the largest religious site in the world. The whole site features hundreds of temples…

  • 10 Things I Love (and Hate) About Bangkok

    A bit like marmite, generally most backpackers seem to have a “you either love it or you hate it” attitude towards Bangkok – but I just can’t seem to make up…

  • Hostel Highlights - My Top Three in Vietnam

    Hostel Highlights – My Top Three in Vietnam

    In one of my previous posts, I touched on eight things that made me fall for Vietnam. The history, the people, the culture, the coffee, the food….oh the foooood. But one of…

  • 8 Things That Will Make You Fall For Vietnam

    Noisy, polluted, scams, robberies, aggressive touts – these were all words I’d heard describing Vietnam before going there. When I touched down in Hanoi, I was beginning to wonder whether I had made…

  • Three Days in Kuala Lumpur

    Three Days in Kuala Lumpur

    I loved Kuala Lumpur! Admittedly when I first arrived it was strangely a bit of a reverse culture shock being in a city that was so much more developed than other…

  • Watching the Sunrise at Angkor Wat

    Watching the Sunrise at Angkor Wat

    After a lazy week in Koh Rong, I then made my way to Siem Reap, where I completely fell in love with Cambodia. I was only meant to stay two days…

  • Paradise Perfection in Koh Rong - Cambodia

    Paradise Perfection in Koh Rong – Cambodia

    After a couple of days in Phnom Penh, I made my way to the island of Koh Rong, with a quick stopover in Sihanoukville. I have to be honest, wasn’t the…