Thailand

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 […]

How to Listen to the Body, Heart and Mind

By |June 2nd, 2013

My mind is often on overdrive. I’m constantly in my head, thinking about the past, worrying about what might happen, generally over-analysing wherever possible. One of the things I’ve learned from my travels is that the heart and body have important things to say to us too, if we take the time to notice: listening […]

How to Be A Stylish Backpacker: My Travelling Fashion

By |June 1st, 2013

I was good for ages, but eventually caved in. Inevitably there are too many temptingly beautiful things available to buy when you’re backpacking in Asia, so I thought I would share with you my travelling fashion splurges.

Well, I say splurges, but most of these cost under a tenner, or under a fiver in some cases.

When I was […]

Posh Yoga Resort #3: The Sanctuary, Thailand

By |April 17th, 2013

First, a confession. Those of you who know me will be aware that I am a bit of a fan of The Sanctuary. More than a bit. Nevertheless, I will aim to give this place a fair review as part of my global Posh Yoga Resort tour (which makes it sound very glamorous for a […]

Beach Life: Haad Tien

By |April 10th, 2013

Most people come to Koh Phangan to experience the notorious Full Moon parties at Haad Rin. But only a short boat ride around the East coast of the island takes you to Haad Tien bay – a world away from the day glo-wearing, whisky bucket-swigging, kerosene-soaked flaming skipping rope-jumping (or missing and heading to […]