Bucketlists, East Asia, South East Asia

2018 Travel Itinerary Plans and Goals – A New Year Ahead

As another year closes and a new one begins, we look back on our year and start to make a travel itinerary for the next. Travel is our focus, so we have thought up tons of different travel itineraries and plans for 2018. After much thought and consideration, we have finally chosen where we will… Read More 2018 Travel Itinerary Plans and Goals – A New Year Ahead

Laos, Myanmar, South East Asia

A Grueling 36-Hour Border Crossing From Laos to Myanmar

After being undecided on where to head next, we finally agreed to begin the treacherous border crossing journey all the way from Vientiane, Laos through Thailand and into Myanmar. Cambodia or Vietnam seems like the obvious routes, but we had already been to both earlier on in our trip. So, after hearing some fantastic stories… Read More A Grueling 36-Hour Border Crossing From Laos to Myanmar

Food, South East Asia, Vietnam

8 Must Try Vietnamese Foods To Satisfy Your Taste Buds

We have been all over Asia and without a doubt Vietnamese foods are by far the best. Filled with tons of variety and flavours, it is not difficult to find a dish to make your tatsebuds pop and leave you wanting more. Over the course of our year in Ho Chi Minh City, we didn’t… Read More 8 Must Try Vietnamese Foods To Satisfy Your Taste Buds

South East Asia

The Slow Boat Experience: Thailand – Laos

For those of you who are heading across South East Asia and crossing from Thailand in Laos, or vice versa, you may have heard of the (in)famous long 2-day slow boat journey. In this blog post I am going to tell you exactly how to voyage along the two-day route the cheapest way. Getting to… Read More The Slow Boat Experience: Thailand – Laos

South East Asia

Budgeting Tips for South East Asia – Save Those Pennies

Budgeting for any trip is an important factor when travelling. The more you save the more you travel. I see the question pop up many times on Facebook groups and various forums, asking how much to budget for a trip to South East Asia. So in this blog post, I’m going to give you some… Read More Budgeting Tips for South East Asia – Save Those Pennies

South East Asia, Vietnam

A Guide to Dalat, Vietnam: A Dreamy Getaway

Things to Do     Getting There     Getting Around     Where to Stay     Places to Eat and Drink Over the course of the long national holiday weekend (29/04 – 03/05), we decided to head 300km North East of Ho Chi Minh City towards the cool city of Dalat. After being in the hot, sweaty city for a while,… Read More A Guide to Dalat, Vietnam: A Dreamy Getaway

South East Asia

10 Unmissable Experiences in South East Asia

South East Asia is a great place for first time backpackers; with countless attractions, culture and party life there is an experience for everyone. Here are our top 10 unmissable experiences that you should not miss on a trip through South East Asia. Pai, Thailand This small hippie town is off the ‘well-trodden route’, but… Read More 10 Unmissable Experiences in South East Asia

South East Asia

Backpack Packing List for South East Asia

Packing for a trip to South East Asia does not need to be complicated. We have all been there, pondering for ages on what to pack; putting items in, taking item out several times over. If I have one essential tip it would be, if you are contemplating if you need it or not, then… Read More Backpack Packing List for South East Asia