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WORST Travel Experiences of 2016!

When I booked a one-way ticket to Bangkok last January, I knew that I wouldn’t regret my decision. I’d spent 4 months of 2015 backpacking around South East Asia (read about my travel highlights of 2015 here), and didn’t see…

Cambodia

Pollution: Cambodia’s Silent Killer

December, 2016. I’m making my way to Bangkok, from Sihanoukville, Cambodia. As the bus shudders to a halt at the Poi Pet border, I disembark, hauling my heavy backpack over my shoulders & walking the short distance to the…

Opinion

Travel Burnout

Within the last several months or so, I’ve felt a sort of inner conflict. The longer I spend in Asia, the more it begins to feel like home. Simultaneously, however, the more time that I spend in this crazy…

Malaysia

The Cameron Highlands

Follow my blog with Bloglovin The Cameron Highlands were somewhere that I’d been looking forward to visiting for months, ever since my friend told me about how beautiful they were. My anticipation only intensified when I realised that my…

Malaysia

Are the Perhentian Islands Just for Divers?

The Perhentian Islands in the North East of Malaysia are many people’s go-to spot when they want to learn how to dive. The prices are cheap, the visibility is good and there are plenty of things to see, from…

Malaysia

Drinking on a Budget in Kuala Lumpur 

There’s no denying it: Kuala Lumpur is an expensive place to drink. With Malaysia being a Muslim country, and KL being the capital of said country, it is no big surprise that it is damn expensive to consume alcohol…

Vietnam

MY FAVOURITE THINGS TO DO IN HANOI 

I wasn’t expecting to like Hanoi. I’m not a huge fan of sprawling Asian cities as it is, and after 5 months of living on the idyllic island of Koh Rong, I was even less used to the traffic,…

Malaysia

George Town’s Street Art 

  A UNESCO World Heritage Site, George Town, Penang is famous for its food, architecture and street art. Almost every street has some sort of artwork along it somewhere, and if you find yourself in Penang then it’s definitely…

Opinion

The Worst Part of Travelling 

Everybody back home seems to think that long term travel is glamorous. They see the Instagram posts and imagine that every aspect of travel is just as beautiful as that sunset or that beach or that rainforest. And sometimes…

Vietnam

Enjoying an Easy Rider Tour

For my final day in Da Lat, I decided to book an Easy Rider motorbike tour around the region. For the extremely reasonable price of $35, I had my guide, Linh, and his bike from 8.30am until 5pm. Our…