Adventure Trekking in Luang Namtha

Adventure Trekking in Luang Namtha

Whilst we wouldn’t consider ourselves trekking experts and despite never having done a trek before we set off on our travels, we’ve now completed some of the most iconic treks in the world. Each one has come with its own challenges. Climbing the Inca Trail to Machu...
Are You Putting Off Your Travel Dreams?

Are You Putting Off Your Travel Dreams?

Summer holiday season is quickly approaching its inevitable end, the final bank holiday of the year has come and gone and the next real landmark on many of our calendars is Christmas.  As the nights draw in and the weather starts to take a turn for the worse, many...
The Post-Travel Post

The Post-Travel Post

Here be a travel blog post, about not travelling… Inevitably, the adventures come to an end and your faithful travel companion, the one who has been there for every visa run, night bus, hostel check-out and frustrating conversation in a foreign language, is shoved...
11 Tips for Surviving a 25 Hour Bus Journey

11 Tips for Surviving a 25 Hour Bus Journey

Long bus journeys can seem a pretty daunting prospect, but once you’ve got the hang of them you begin to appreciate some of the benefits. They’re kind on your budget, You get to see a country from a different perspective You can meet new friends both...
The Strangest Hostel in Japan?

The Strangest Hostel in Japan?

Sarah snickered as I told her there was a camping shop which doubled as a guesthouse. “Don’t laugh” I joked “at these prices we may end up staying there.” 45 minutes of scouring every booking site known to man later, and… Well, she...