Tag: Asia

Top 10 Things to Do in Cambodia

By on Published: November 28, 2019 | Last Updated: April 10, 2020 in Asia, CAMBODIA with 2 Comments
Top 10 Things to Do in Cambodia

A small and cheap country in Southeast Asia that’s been well-loved by budget backpackers for decades, it’s not surprising that so many of us still head to Cambodia as part of our adventures in this region of the world – especially given the amount Cambodia has to offer, including beautiful islands, a chequered history and, […]

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Cameron Highlands, Malaysia : Full Travel Guide

By on Published: August 29, 2019 | Last Updated: November 12, 2020 in Asia, MALAYSIA with 2 Comments
Cameron Highlands, Malaysia : Full Travel Guide

I’ve probably said it a million times before, but I’ll say it again now (why not!) Malaysia is a seriously diverse country. In fact, the sheer volume of different landscapes, terrains, cultures and cuisines this nation combines is actually amazing and certainly makes for a rich travel experience. And perhaps never was this made clearer […]

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Things to Do in Chiang Rai, Thailand : An Itinerary

By on Published: July 25, 2019 | Last Updated: January 13, 2020 in Asia, THAILAND with 0 Comments
Things to Do in Chiang Rai, Thailand : An Itinerary

Up in the north of Thailand, Chiang Rai is a small, safe, relaxed city that is definitely worth visiting for at least a few days of your itinerary in this part of the world. A key stop over if you are travelling to or from Laos, Chiang Rai is located quite near the border with […]

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14 Places to Visit in Singapore For FREE!

By on Published: July 1, 2019 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Asia, Budget Travel Ideas, SINGAPORE with 4 Comments
14 Places to Visit in Singapore For FREE!

I’ve got to be honest, I expected to be pretty cynical about Singapore – a city known for its sterile feel and rampant consumerism (not my vibe!) But having spent almost a week in this country, I’ve got to admit I was wrong! And it’s not often that happens, so you know this is serious! […]

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Top 17 Things to Do in Luang Prabang, Laos

By on Published: June 24, 2019 | Last Updated: February 6, 2020 in Asia, LAOS with 0 Comments
Top 17 Things to Do in Luang Prabang, Laos

The perfect antidote to the generally frantic vibes of most Southeast Asian cities, I would describe Luang Prabang as a breath of fresh air, if it wasn’t for the insane level of heat I experienced when I was there, meaning the air was anything but fresh! That aside however *clears throat* hopefully you get the […]

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21 Great Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur on a Budget

By on Published: June 17, 2019 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Asia, Budget Travel Ideas, MALAYSIA with 0 Comments
21 Great Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur on a Budget

I must admit I feel a bit sorry for poor, old Kuala Lumpur. The capital of Malaysia tends to get seriously bagged out by travellers, who frequently label it as bland and boring. Largely overshadowed by its big-time neighbours – glitzy Singapore and bustling Bangkok – KL just rarely gets a tourist look-in and when […]

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10 Fab Things to Do in Malacca on a Budget

By on Published: June 10, 2019 | Last Updated: February 21, 2020 in Asia, Budget Travel Ideas, MALAYSIA with 0 Comments
10 Fab Things to Do in Malacca on a Budget

The beautiful, charming city of Malacca was, without question, one of my favourite spots throughout my 3 week trip in Malaysia. Chilled, café-laden and oozing a rich colonial history, Malacca ticked a lot of boxes for me and I can’t recommend getting this spot on your itinerary enough too. If you’re tired of big bustling […]

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15 Best Places to Visit in Vietnam

By on Published: May 30, 2019 | Last Updated: April 17, 2020 in Asia, VIETNAM with 2 Comments
15 Best Places to Visit in Vietnam

Before I stepped foot across the border, I honestly had no idea how delightfully diverse, climatically different, geographically various and huge Vietnam was – seriously poor research on my part I know! Which is why I ended up only having 15 days in this country and running around like a lunatic trying to squeeze in […]

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Bangkok to Siem Reap: How to Do it By Bus

By on Published: May 9, 2019 | Last Updated: November 12, 2020 in Asia, Budget Travel Ideas, CAMBODIA, THAILAND with 0 Comments
Bangkok to Siem Reap: How to Do it By Bus

If, like me, you’re wanting to travel overland cheaply and efficiently from Bangkok to Siem Reap, then listen up! I’ve just made this journey and it could not have been more straightforward or simple… if you know a few bits of key information! So read on to get the latest and complete lowdown about how […]

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Top 17 Ho Chi Minh Things to Do

By on Published: May 2, 2019 | Last Updated: April 7, 2020 in Asia, VIETNAM with 3 Comments
Top 17 Ho Chi Minh Things to Do

Ain’t no secret that Ho Chi Minh is, without question, my favourite Southeast Asian city to date. Its unrelenting energy, coupled with its earthy authenticity, meant I was quickly charmed by this huge metropolis, which seems to have far fewer of the tacky, soulless tourist trappings many other cities in Southeast Asia are blighted by. […]

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