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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...