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Advice

7 Ways That Travel Makes You Grow as a Person

This is a guest post by Pauline Davis. After years of travelling the world, Pauline has had to succumb to a 9-5 life due to a long list of responsibilities, although that certainly doesn’t stop her dreaming of her…

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2016 – A Year of Travel!

2016 was the best year of my life. After years and years of dreaming about long-term travel but being restricted by university, 2016 was the year that I finally spent a full year away from home. Well…11 months. Close enough,…

Opinion

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…

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

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

Visiting a Snake Temple in Penang!

The Snake Temple in Penang is something that I had a hard time persuading my two friends to visit. First of all, it’s a 30 minute car journey south of George Town, and secondly, the reviews online aren’t great.…

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…

Advice

How to Deal With Depression on the Road

“That’s the thing about depression: a human being can survive almost anything, as long as she sees the end in sight. But depression is so insidious, and it compounds daily, and it’s impossible to ever see the end.” Elizabeth…