We’re Coming Home… But Not for Good

We’re Coming Home… But Not for Good

Today marks exactly 12 months since we set off on what we had planned to be a year-long travel adventure. The 28th November 2015 was a really crazy day, we had so many conflicting emotions running riot. We were stiff with apprehension over what was to come, consumed...
Wat Sok Pa Luang – Monks, Massage and Meditation in Vientiane

Wat Sok Pa Luang – Monks, Massage and Meditation in Vientiane

Lots of people we met, and all the information we read online suggested it was only worth spending one day in Vientiane, the capital of Laos, as there aren’t many things to do. Most people tend to use it as an entry point to Laos before moving on to the more...
3 Items of Travel Clothing There’s No Need to Pack

3 Items of Travel Clothing There’s No Need to Pack

Before we set off, we agonised for months over what clothes to pack, researching tirelessly by reading travel blogs on the subject and canvassing opinion from everyone we knew who’d been backpacking in the past. There are so many different versions of “the...
That Time I Had Dinner with 6 Vietnamese Gangsters

That Time I Had Dinner with 6 Vietnamese Gangsters

Contrary to what quite a lot of people had warned us before our visit, we found the overwhelming majority of Vietnamese people we came across to be extremely friendly, unbelievably welcoming and disarmingly kind. The very first person we saw when stepping out of the...