Some Days I am a Traveler, Some a Tourist

And on days like today I am neither. Actually, I’m taking a holiday from traveling ( I know right, what?). One of the most surprising things about traveling is just how exhausting it can get. Today I am sitting in an apartment on the 10th floor of a high end condo, in Kuala Lumpur. And…

If I Survived Food Poisoning in Thailand, You Can Too

Okay, so. I wasn’t sure how long it would take me to get round to writing about what I’m about to write about only because it was still so raw (excuse the pun) in my mind. Here it goes, I got food poisoning in Thailand and survived. I get that I’m being a little dramatic…

Drinking With the Locals in Phuket

After the chaos that was Khao San Road in Bangkok, I couldn’t wait to travel south of Thailand and explore all the natural beauty this country had to offer. This post is about the experience we had of drinking with the locals near Patong beach and how it ended up being one of the best…

Khao San Road Will Eat You Alive

  My only reference point for Khao San Road before arriving had been a few travel blogs, some half-hearted google searches and the movie The Beach. The one thing they all had in common was the notion of this place being the “centre of the backpacking universe”, I quickly realised this was inherently true. I…