It’s been a little while since I last posted! I’ve been very busy doing not very much 🙂 At the moment I’m sat in Melbourne airport waiting for my flight to Sydney, so have some time to write about my last week in Asia, which was spent on the island of Phi Phi and also […]Read more "Koh Phi Phi to Phuket"
I’ve left Chiang Mai and am now in Phuket, in a McDonalds near my hotel. It’s food that isn’t rice and there is free wifi (my hotel’s wifi wasn’t the best). In about 45 minutes, I’m getting picked up from my hotel to get the 1:30pm ferry to Phi Phi, where I’ll sunbathe and party […]Read more "Chiang Mai to Phuket by bus"
I spent my second day in Chiang Mai at the Elephant Nature Park; the most expensive purchase of my Asia trip, I wanted to do something with my time out here that is truly memorable. I had a bit of a fail with my GoPro, so I don’t have any footage to add to my […]Read more "Chiang Mai Elephants"
Today I left Luang Prabang in Laos to head back to Thailand. I’ve loved Laos, but it’s also thrown me some new life experiences I wasn’t intending on having – ever. I wasn’t sure whether to write about this, but pretending my trip here was plain sailing would be a lie. Life is all about […]Read more "Leaving Laos and back to Thailand"
Laos is definitely my favourite country so far on this trip. Winding mountain roads, covered either side with palm trees, rivers and cattle. This experience is what I came travelling for. Driving north to Vang Vieng from Vientiane was quite something. The minibus was comfortable but zooming over pot holes and overtaking on sharp bends […]Read more "Oh Vang Vieng, you beauty!"
This morning I left my comfy dorm bed in Hanoi to arrive in Vientiane, Laos! The capital city, it has a certain undisturbed charm that Hanoi and Phnom Penh clearly have lost over the years. No moped horns beeping, your life isn’t at risk walking across the road, and the air smells so much nicer. […]Read more "The temples of Vientiane, Laos"
Yesterday I had to wake up super early (okay 7am) to take a four hour bus ride to Ha Long Bay, and boy was it worth it! I met some really cool people on my bus (one of them had been at the same bar I was at a few days ago, the other side […]Read more "Hanoi to Ha Long Bay to Hanoi Part Two"