Asia

A continent close to James’ heart. He really got the travel bug as a wide-eyed 19 year old, backpacking around South East Asia for a few months. And now almost 19 years later he has returned to see how it has changed and whether he is still in love with Asia as he was then.

This time, it’s not all dorm rooms, cramped buses and solo travel – joined by Lee who is on her first ever backpacking trip – we will be travelling Asia with a bit more focus on mid-range travel. Although very conscious of budgets…

We started in Thailand, before heading to Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, China, Indonesia and the Philippines. These are our newest posts, with all the latest information on what to do, where to stay, what to eat and maybe most importantly what to avoid!

We’ve also been able to visit other places across Asia through business travel over the last few years. Along with spending part of our honeymoon in Sri Lanka. A truly wonderful place and we think we have the perfect itinerary for a trip there!

Melaka itinerary: The best things to do in Melaka / Malacca

Melaka itinerary: The best things to do in Melaka / Malacca

A city steeped in history, the UNESCO World Heritage Site and City of Melaka (or Malacca as it’s commonly spelled in English) in …
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Wat Saket | Guide to Thailand’s Golden Mount Temple

Wat Saket | Guide to Thailand’s Golden Mount Temple

The Golden Mount Temple or the Wat Saket sits on a hillock, gleaming and majestic, looking over Bangkok, unfettered by the hustle and bustle …
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Wat Pho Temple: A guide to exploring Bangkok’s biggest temple

Wat Pho Temple: A guide to exploring Bangkok’s biggest temple

Golden spires pierce into the sky, standing out against a bright blue sky and glistening against an inky blue canvas as the sun goes …
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Guide to the best Chiang Rai Temples I The top 10 temples in Chiang Rai

Guide to the best Chiang Rai Temples I The top 10 temples in Chiang Rai

Located in Northern Thailand and part of the well-known Golden Triangle, Chiang Rai is a town with a distinct spiritual vibe. A city with …
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100+ Thailand Quotes | The best quotes and captions about Thailand

100+ Thailand Quotes | The best quotes and captions about Thailand

It’s no secret that we love Thailand. From chowing down on mango sticky rice in Chiang Mai to barreling around Bangkok to see …
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Thailand Hidden Gems | the ultimate must-visit hidden gems in Thailand

Thailand Hidden Gems | the ultimate must-visit hidden gems in Thailand

You’ve got your heart set on exploring every corner of irresistible Thailand, but you want to get off the beaten track and see …
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