Asia

Posts from our visits to Asia, including China, Malaysia, South Korea and Thailand.

Amazing Koh Lanta Sunsets

I’m a bit of a weather geek. Snow stalking, temperature tracking, seasons, sunrises and sunsets. I love them all! Over the years we must have seen…

Where to Stay in Phuket, Thailand

When I first started researching accommodation options in Phuket I was completely overwhelmed! Do we want beach side, or jungle? Do we want to be close to…

10 Awesome Things to Do on Koh Lanta

Koh Lanta is our favourite Thai island. We first visited the island a couple of years ago at the recommendation of some friends and after spending…

Two Weeks in Thailand via Bangkok

Blog posts about Thailand have been done to death. It would appear that everyone who’s ever travelled to Thailand has blogged about it and/or…

Tips for Catching Taxis in Bangkok

There are loads of ways to get scammed when you travel – the friendship bracelet (hate those guys), the shoe shiner, the fake tickets,…

Should You Go to Koh Phi Phi?

A lot of people had told us not to bother with Koh Phi Phi. “You’re going to be so disappointed.” “Koh Phi Phi is…

Cats of: Koh Lanta & Kho Phi Phi

Another country, another set of cat pictures. If I hadn’t been hunting for some new pictures to print I would have completely forgotten about…

Hong Kong, Shiny Stopover City

Nobody likes long-haul flights. Well I guess people who fly first class probably don’t mind them but to me they’re the uncomfortable price you…

12 Months in South Korea

As we’re about to embark on our next adventure I thought it only fitting to summarise the last one. In the 12 months we…

Check Out Cheongju!

A while ago the folks at the South Korean Travel Guide were looking for people to write-up some info on cities in South Korea. Certain…

A Bunch of Boozers?

According to a report released by the World Health Organisation earlier this week, “the world drank the equivalent of 6.1 liters of pure alcohol per…

Penang: The Pearl of the Orient

“I’m feeling a little queasy, are you feeling okay?” “I’ve felt better…” This icky nauseous feeling had been plaguing us for almost the entire…