WHAT TO PACK!? TRAVELLING SE ASIA


I thought packing a backpack for 3 weeks was hard enough, until I had to pack for travelling and moving to the other side of the world for 18 months. This is definitely not an 'essential' backpacking list, maybe aimed more at the over-packer..?

ISLAND HOPPING IN KRABI - THAILAND


I stayed in Ao Nang for a days on the beach to chill, although I actually only had 1 full day, so I booked onto a boat tour around the Krabi/Railay bay. This is such a beautiful area with limestone cliffs and tiny white sand islands.

SINGAPORE WEEKEND GUIDE


After spending a fortnight travelling around Thailand, landing in Singapore Changi airport was certainly a change, the sensory overload of island hopping around the south islands, replaced by a sense of calm and order.

4 NIGHTS ON GILI TRAWANGAN



I spent 4 nights on the island of Gili Trawangan, see what I got up to...

FRIDAY BRUNCH IN DUBAI












Wow, Dubai is just a crazy place and getting to see it first hand from my newbie ex-pat sister was
such a great experience. Of course a long weekend in Dubai couldn't be complete without the institution that is Friday brunch.

UBUD 3 DAY GUIDE


After a few days by the coast, we took an Uber (yes really, it’s even reached Bali!) inland to Ubud, needless to say I had seen many beautiful pictures enticing me to this spiritual centre of the island, including the prospect of seeing lots of monkeys!

TOP 5: SEMINYAK - BALI


My first time visiting South East Asia, I was eased in gently, despite the chaos of Bali's roads with its millions of scooters, there was a relative familiarity in this area of the island. Seminyak's development has been vast, with huge beachfront hotels taking up residency along the famous surfing beach in Kuta and beyond.

TALLEST BUILDING IN THE WORLD - DUBAI



In December I was incredibly lucky to be able to visit Dubai, my sister has recently moved there with her family and I had the chance to not only visit her after 4 months apart & meet up with my Dad there but also discover this amazing city.