2 days in Bali: Day 1

“3 days in Bali?” I hear you ask.  Who stays in a gorgeous place like this for only 3 days?!! Sadly, not my intention but I managed to squeeze these 3 days in on a return trip from New Zealand to London and, with no real plan other than to visit the rice terraces, meet some locals and eat some amazing food…

A reflective: Home stay in Cambodia, 2015

As part of a 9 day trip through Cambodia, we spent a night with this warm and welcoming Cambodian family in the village of Sambor Prei Kuk just a few hours out from (and on the way to) Phnom Penh

Travel for less…

It’ll soon be summer holiday time and it’s not too late to getaway… In fact, you’ll save with these last minute deals…

That awesome feeling when you book your next flight…

Today is an exciting day, I have just booked my flights for April, a round-trip, to Auckland, NZ with stop-overs on the return trip in Brisbane and Bali…!! April might seem like strange time to travel and thinking back, I’d have to agree however, this trip is time critical and cannot wait as  I’ll be meeting my…

New Photo Album: Yasawas, Fiji

Hi everyone, We hope you are having a relaxing weekend. I just wanted to let you know that I have just updated both the Island Hopping the Yasawas, Fiji post and the Yasawa Islands, Fiji | 2012 photo album. They are both a retrospective look at one of the best experiences we’ve had and the holiday that began…

Walking with Giants – Cambodia | 2015

  Crossing the border from Bangkok, taking the road to Siem Reap is a long journey, full of surprises. You’ll see lotus fields, rice paddies, and, if you’re game, you’ll able to try deep-fried tarantula, Lotus Nuts, Baked Sticky Rice, Crickets and other local traditions. One of the first stops we made was at a…