Hanging Out in Hanoi

Hanging Out in Hanoi

Stepping out of Hanoi airport, the first thing that struck us was the extreme heat. We’d anticipated it was going to be warm, but it’s hard to describe the shock of leaving a heavily air conditioned arrivals terminal and being instantly hit by the fug of...
Plan A Perfect Trip to Uruguay

Plan A Perfect Trip to Uruguay

Sandwiched between the gigantic countries of Argentina and Brazil, Uruguay is a bit of an underdog when it comes to South American travel destinations. Many travellers choose just pass through, staying only a few days under the misconception that there isn’t much to...
Is it Safe to Travel in South America?

Is it Safe to Travel in South America?

This is by far one of the most frequent questions that we get asked about travelling. We receive regular messages online and when people we meet find out we spent 6 months travelling from Argentina to Colombia taking in every country in between, it’s usually the...
Laos – 5 Things To Know Before You Go

Laos – 5 Things To Know Before You Go

I really had no idea what to expect from Laos. I’d read quite a lot about the infamous, hedonistic tubing spot Vang Vieng, where tourists used to die at alarming rates from chucking themselves into shallow waters, drugs overdoses, drowning having consumed a...
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...