Travel in Southeast Asia

Handling Your Money in Thailand. Quick Guide and Tips

Thailand is one of the more tricky countries for travellers to handle their travel money at minimum cost. We normally ...
Read More

3D Art Museum Chiang Mai Review

There are plenty of ” things to do in Chiang Mai” posts on the internet, even when you add the ...
Read More

Long Neck Karen Women of Northern Thailand

The long neck women of Northern Thailand, on the Burmese border near Mae Hong Son. These long neck ladies belong ...
Read More

Visiting the Hill Tribes of Northern Thailand, Hill Tribes in Thailand

There are several Hill Tribes in Thailand, mostly in north Thailand. These Thai villages can be visited by tourists, and ...
Read More

Long Neck Karen Village House near Mae Hong Song

A typical Long Neck Karen village house near Mae Hong Son, Northern Thailand. We visited by hire car and local ...
Read More

Living Differently. New Ways in Chiang Mai

We’re loving this city in strange and unexpected ways. I’m loving the Thai environment, the Old City of Chiang Mai ...
Read More

Things To Do in Bangkok

A “things to do in Bangkok” post could easily turn into a book. This is a city with so many ...
Read More

Old Capital Bike Inn Bangkok Review

Sometimes we all like to stay somewhere a bit special. In Bangkok you can take your pick of the cheap ...
Read More

Best Family Hotels in Bangkok. Reviews and Recommendations

It’s hard to know where to stay in Bangkok and finding family accommodation in Thailand’s vibrant capital is harder still. ...
Read More

Living in Chiang Mai

Living in Chiang Mai Thailand has been on our radar for years, it’s a city that Chef and I like ...
Read More

Cambodia Travel Blog and Guide

This page is a Cambodia blog and guide full of personal experiences and travel information to help you plan your ...
Read More

Malaysia Travel Blog & Guide

This Malaysia travel guide will help you plan your trip to Malaysia and let you know what to expect. We ...
Read More

Best Asian Beaches to Explore With The Family

Asia is full of brilliant, sun-drenched beaches that all the family can enjoy. If you’re committed travel-lovers looking for a ...
Read More

Cambodian Cooking Class

One of the many wonderful things about travelling the world is discovering new dishes and cooking methods. The ultimate way ...
Read More

What do they eat in Cambodia?

I posted today about our cookery course in Battambang, Cambodia. It was a fabulous experience. As part of the tour ...
Read More

How to Haggle in Bangkok.

Everyone knows you need to haggle over prices in Thailand and most other parts of Asia. Some are good at ...
Read More

Kampot Cambodia

I’ve never experienced internet as bad and as unpredictable as here in Kampot Cambodia, anywhere (this was before our last ...
Read More

Hotel in Battambang Cambodia

We loved Battambang, this is the sort of town that’s great to just hang out for a few days, or ...
Read More

One Day Battambang Tour Cambodia

Everyone knows about the Bamboo Railway in Battambang, but there are many more things to do and see in this ...
Read More

A Challenging Week in Siem Reap Cambodia

Our week in Siem Reap, Cambodia had its ups and downs. A family travel rollercoaster, dazzling highs and anxious, dark ...
Read More

Is Silom a Good Place to Stay in Bangkok

Silom is an area of Bangkok Thailand around Silom Road, a major road that runs from near the river to ...
Read More

Bangkok to Siem Reap, Bus, Train, Plane or Mini Bus?

There are multiple ways to get from Bangkok to Siem Reap, and cross the Thailand/Cambodia border. You can catch a ...
Read More

Pak Ou Caves, Luang Prabang

If you’re travelling in Laos, a visit to Pak Ou Caves, Luang Prabang would be a great trip to add ...
Read More

Laos Travel : Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang Guide & Tips

If you’re heading to Luang Prabang, Laos, you’re in for a very special treat. We have already posted about browsing ...
Read More

Luang Prabang, Laos

Gorgeous Luang Prabang in Laos has been a tourist hot spot since the international airport was modernised and extended in ...
Read More

Kayaking in Vang Vieng and Caving Tubing

A reader has asked for information on the kayaking and caving trip we took in Vang Vieng Laos, so, happy ...
Read More

Legoland Water Park Malaysia Review

We were lucky enough to be able to visit the brand new Legoland Water Park Malaysia near Johor Baru just a ...
Read More

Kuala Lumpur. Best Family Accommodation, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur is a wonderful city, in one moment ultra slick and modern, the next ancient, traditional and cultured. Its ...
Read More

Legoland Malaysia Review. Totally Awesome!

Legoland Malaysia is outside Johor Bahru in Malaysia. It is just north of Singapore, in the far south of Malaysia south ...
Read More

Hotels Near Legoland Malaysia Johor Baru

By popular demand, here are our experiences of hotels near Legoland Malaysia Johor Bahru. We had a really good time ...
Read More

Getting to Legoland Malaysia From Malacca

This post is about how to get to Legoland Malaysia from Malacca, the bus journey, where to stay near Legoland ...
Read More

Malacca With Kids

Keeping the children happy in Malacca isn’t hard at all. Malacca with kids is a great destination with plenty for ...
Read More

Kawan Kawan Guest House Malacca (Melaka) Review

Malacca doesn’t seem to be much of a backpacker town, most of the tourists we see are local and/or considerably ...
Read More

Malacca Travel Blog. First Impressions.

Malacca is a strange place. Arriving on the bus from Kuala Lumpur, on motorways that could easily have been in ...
Read More

Costs of Staying on Ko Phangan, Haad Salad

We were on Ko Phangan for 6 weeks, looking back, it was a blissful, perfect time, other than my husband’s ...
Read More

What Do We Do All Day? Haad Salad, Ko Phangan

One of our readers wrote: I’d love to simply hear more about your day-to-day lives. What do your kids do all ...
Read More

Staying on Haad Salad, Ko Phangan. Dangers and Annoyances.

We have absolutely loved staying on Haad Salad, Ko Phangan for the last 6 weeks. It’s a beautiful beach paradise ...
Read More

Medical Dramas on Ko Phangan and Surgery on Ko Samui

This morning, 4 months into our trip, my husband is having emergency hernia repair surgery on Ko Samui. I’ve always said ...
Read More

I knew hiring a scooter on Ko Phangan was a bad idea…

Years ago, in Vietnam, when we were on our first RTW, I had a go at driving the moped we’d ...
Read More

Bangkok to Ko Samui (and a Scam to Avoid.)

You have plenty of options for getting from Bangkok to Koh Samui in the far southwest of Thailand. Modern Thailand ...
Read More

The Monster of Concrete, Vientiane

The Monster of Concrete is a nickname given to a large concrete monument in Vientiane, Laos. It is correctly known ...
Read More

COPE Visitor Centre Vientiane Laos. Essential Visit.

COPE Vientiane is a non-profit organisation in Laos which provides prosthetic limbs, mobility assistance and rehabilitation for Lao people who ...
Read More