Travel Inspiration

11 Essential Experiences for a Kerala Backpacking Trip

By |October 1st, 2017

If you’re planning a Kerala backpacking trip, there are plenty of things to see and experience in South India’s gorgeous green land known as God’s Own Country. Here are my recommendations of eleven essential activities.

1. Spend the night sailing in a houseboat

This one isn’t cheap, but if you can afford it, it’s well worth […]

5 Fascinating Things to Do on the Thai Islands

By |August 20th, 2017

If you’re looking for things to do on the Thai islands, rest assured there’s more to occupy your time than beaches and Full Moon Parties. Thailand has a rich culture, a variety of tourist-friendly islands and some surprises, so here are my top tips!

Visit the tomb of a mummified monk

On the island of […]

5 Unbelievable Stops for a Beautiful Bali Road Trip

By |June 4th, 2017

Are you interested in a Bali road trip but don’t know where or how to start? One of the world’s most magical islands, it is great to explore by car. Many people seem to stop at Kuta and Seminyak and think the island is just about designer shops and bars. It’s so much more […]

Marvellous Munnar Tea Plantations and More in Kerala

By |April 17th, 2017

Known for its verdant hills, tropical weather and laid-back lifestyle, Kerala is well worth a visit, not least for a taste of its marvellous Munnar tea plantations.

Like us, you may well fly into Cochin International Airport and have some time to explore this port city, particularly Fort Kochi. We stayed at the fantastic and highly […]

5 of the Best Tips for a Magnificent Malaysia Holiday

By |April 8th, 2017

If you’d like to visit Southeast Asia but don’t know where to start, here are my five tips for having a magnificent Malaysia holiday. There’s a host of things to see, eat and do in this fascinating and beautiful country, with its melting pot of¬†Malay, Chinese, Indian and European cultural influences.

Get arty

George Town, […]