Crossing the border from Thailand to Laos and catching the two-day slow boat to Luang Prabang 

Crossing the border from Thailand to Laos and catching the two-day slow boat to Luang Prabang 

Where do I begin? I unexpectedly caught a slow boat boat from Thailand to Laos and it’s been one of the best decisions I made on my trip. I got to slowly soak in the beautiful sites along the Mekong river, relax, write and stay in a cute homestay with adorable puppies while getting to [...]

2 December 2018 – chilling out in Da Nang after leaving Hoi An on a whim

2 December 2018 – chilling out in Da Nang after leaving Hoi An on a whim

I've been in Da Nang for two days now since returning from Hoi An ~ to say it's been unproductive would be an understatement. Sadly, I didn't love Hoi An as much as everyone else did so I ventured off back to Da Nang on a whim.  For the past few days, I've been trying [...]

Monday 26th November – the day after the storm in hcm. The day I do a visa run to Cambodia (part 1)

Monday 26th November – the day after the storm in hcm. The day I do a visa run to Cambodia (part 1)

So I'm currently sitting on a local bus in HCM to some random office of an agent I found on Facebook to pick up my invitation letter to stay in Vietnam for longer. I don't know if I will have trouble coming back into the country from Cambodia but I've already booked my flight to [...]

12 October 2018 – The journey from Bangkok to Koh Tao and my first Workaway in Thailand

I’ve just hopped off an uncomfortable 8 hour bus ride from Bangkok. I’ve had only 3 hours sleep It’s 5am in the morning and I’m having breakfast at this ungodly hour when I’m not even hungry but at least it’s healthy. I am so thankful that the bus ride went without any issues though – [...]

INDIA DIARY ENTRY #2 The Flight to Delhi – 25 February 2018

The day has finally come. This long anticipated trip I've been planning since the end of last year has finally arrived...and my emotions are certainly mixed. I'm equally excited and nervous because I almost have no idea what to expect. Even my journey on this plane has been a mix of good and bad. Note - [...]