Category: Southeast Asia

What I Learned Staying with a Jungle Tribe

What I Learned Staying with a Jungle Tribe

Living in the jungle with an Indonesian tribe teaches you a lot about yourself. Obviously, lots of it is rather clichéd, but that doesn’t mean it is any less important. However, I will try and avoid being too predictable here, although I’m not how successful […]

Visiting Lake Inle, Myanmar

Visiting Lake Inle, Myanmar

Myanmar is one of the most interesting, beautiful places I have visited. Only really accessible to tourists from 2010, it is still relatively untouched compared to the rest of Southeast Asia. The locals are still excited to see turtle-like tourists scurrying around. As it is […]

Shwedagon Pagoda, Myanmar

Shwedagon Pagoda, Myanmar

Yangon was one of my favourite places in Myanmar. The city is vibrant and bustling, everything you would expect from a Southeast Asian city. Unlike its counterparts in Thailand and Malaysia, it is still undeveloped. This makes it a great place to explore, although I […]

Visiting The Grand Palace, Bangkok

Visiting The Grand Palace, Bangkok

No trip to Bangkok is complete without a visit to the Grand Palace. I’ll put my hands up here and be honest. It wasn’t until my 4th trip to Bangkok that I finally found the time to visit. I couldn’t believe how beautiful it was! […]

Laos: Vientiane Buddha Park

Laos: Vientiane Buddha Park

Vientiane If you travel to Laos, chances are you’ll find yourself in Vientiane. It’s the first town you reach if you are travelling from Bangkok. As the capital, I was naively expecting something on par with Bangkok or Phnom Penh. Vientiane is nothing like this. […]

6 Packing Mistakes I Made for Southeast Asia

6 Packing Mistakes I Made for Southeast Asia

I have been to Southeast Asia a couple of times now. Whenever I go on a trip, I learn something new, especially about packing. Saying that, I always make mistakes so it’s a constant process! Here is what I learned from my most recent trip! […]

5 Reasons why everyone should visit Southeast Asia

5 Reasons why everyone should visit Southeast Asia

In recent years it seems like everyone has been traveling around Southeast Asia. The world and her mum is posting Instagram pictures on sandy Thai beaches and posing in front of gilded temples. Yes, it has become a bit of a cliché, going to Thailand […]

Bagan Photo Diary

Bagan Photo Diary

Bagan is one of those places that can never truly be captured on camera. It is full or majesty and beauty, and it’s pretty much unlike any other place I have ever been. I would describe it as Ankor Wat before the backpacker train engulfed […]