Koh Phanang

Wow. What a place.  Koh Phanang is amazing.  To think if we had not met Alice, Orla and Jo in Mui Ne there is a great chance that we would not have made it down...

Riga

After flying in from Oslo and paying almost 30 Australian dollars to get from the airport into the city we were refreshingly surprised when our bus cost us only $3 in Riga.  There are...

Krakow

Our first night in Krakow was a great one!  Krakow is a beautiful city, with a rich Polish history.  Formerly the capital of Poland this city has a spectacular ‘old town’ with an inexplicable...

New Orleans

Since I landed in New York – I was told by all of my American friends as being an incredible place to visit, and an amazing place to see!  New Orleans certainly lived up...

Saigon

Saigon is a beautiful city, warm, friendly and a beautiful way to kick off the adventure in Vietnam.  On this trip I have a few travelling companions, friends with the same goals – to...

Scotland – Day 1

I have written about the unplanned vs planned approach to travel, and why I love to ‘travel in the moment’.  The perfect example of this was when we were sitting in Stansted airport, planning...

Sa Pa

After a brief encounter with Hanoi we jumped on the overnight train to Sa Pa, famous for its smaller communities and its breathtaking scenery.  The first point I think needs to be raised is...

Mui Ne

  There are very few cities in the world that I have been to and absolutely fallen in love with, but Mui Ne is one of those cities.  There is something incredibly alluring about a...

Ljubljana

  Europe is such a tiny continent, in an afternoon we drove through 3 countries on a bus to reach our destination – the Slovenian capital – Ljubljana is another example.  A short 2-hour trip...

Dublin

The Isle of Green.  After arriving in from London it was a relaxing bus to our hostel – the best hostel that we have stayed in so far.  One thing that became immediately clear...