After travelling the world, some tips and life after travel.

What just happened? I took seven months out of my professional career, a well paid, respectable job then sold my car. My family thought I was bonkers and they were saying I could put a deposit down on a house and settle down. I wanted to do all my travels in one go due to my career path. However people thought I had thrown in … Continue reading After travelling the world, some tips and life after travel.

What to eat in Vietnam? No seriously.

Food to try in Vietnam When I arrived in Vietnam, I realised that there were other dishes apart from beef pho. I scratched my head and thought, where do I begin. I did some reading around dishes to try. Mark Wiens and Youtube were both super useful in concocting a list that would make Anthony Bourdain proud. I’m no foodie but I definitely enjoy tasting … Continue reading What to eat in Vietnam? No seriously.

What’s a Lao?

Blurb The one in the middle, a hidden gem and a place where people might say “where’s that?”. Laos or Lao is a country situated in South East Asia and is a popular traveller’s destination. It is sandwiched between Thailand, Vietnam and sits on top of Cambodia. While I was sitting in my room in Phnom Penh and chilling with a fellow traveller (Tristan!), I … Continue reading What’s a Lao?

It’s more fun in the Philippines! Is it?

Blurb Is it really more fun in the Phillipines? It is the tagline they use to attract swarms of tourists to its beaches on Palawan and adventure seekers to the mountain province of its main island. The Phillipines was once a Spanish colony and then an American colony, you can see the marks left by the colonial rule from the Spanish. As Spanish words are … Continue reading It’s more fun in the Philippines! Is it?