Month: March 2016

Surfing & Snoozing

Surfing & Snoozing

We headed to Lombok for a few days of doing absolutely nothing. There’s a big surf scene here so we gave it a go and it turns out Luke’s a natural, me not so much. I’m not so good on swings either. I am very […]

Part of that World

Part of that World

Manado, the bustling capital city of North Sulawesi, is also know as ‘the city of churches’ – and they really are on every corner. For travellers though, it’s mainly used as a jumping off point for the beautiful nearby island of Bunaken. We hopped onto […]

King of the Swingers

King of the Swingers

As soon as we touched down in Borneo we were greeted by our guide and taken to the boat that we would be living on for the next three days. A very wet welcome to the rain forest. Our first day was everything we could […]

Singapore Tour

Singapore Tour

This is Janice, our tour guide and entertainment during our 10 hours in Singapore. Janice was petrified of losing one of us – even in completely empty places she would hold her hand as high as possible in the air as she walked off. Unfortunately […]

Our Mekong Delta Adventure

Our Mekong Delta Adventure

Keen for an adventure and already loving Vietnam thanks to HCMC, we packed the bare essentials, left our big bags in the city and headed off to explore the Mekong Delta. Just before leaving the city I read that tourists aren’t allowed to ride scooters […]

Miss Saigon

Miss Saigon

I will always remember HCMC (formerly know as Saigon) as scooter central, they flood the roads, pavements and are even used as food stalls so you can have a cheeky nibble whilst the lights are red. So we thought if you can’t beat them join […]

LFW IN HCMC

LFW IN HCMC

Whilst in bed recovering from¬†gastroenteritis (not the most glamorous week of my life) ¬†you can imagine how excited I was to discover the Fashion TV channel in our guesthouse whilst stuck in the middle of manic HCMC. I haven’t seen a glimse of any shows […]

The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields

I hesitated writing this post as unfortunately the content can’t be anything other than sickening. Some of the images and information are graphic so if you are squeamish maybe this is one to skip however I decided to post this because the message is hugely […]