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Travel using all your senses

Travel using all your senses

First it was the heat. 32 degrees Celsius at 9.30pm. Walking onto the sky bridge at the airport provided a blast of heat – a warning. Enough to make ...
Diving Koh Tao – where to start?

Diving Koh Tao – where to start?

Diving off Koh Tao is a popular activity for travellers to Thailand. This 19 square kilometre island certifies more divers each year than any other lo ...
Bangkok Art and Culture Centre

Bangkok Art and Culture Centre

Before I flew off to Thailand in March, I came across a blog post on The Wrong Way Home (a site I mentioned on here a few weeks ago). It was about the ...
Five Countries I Want to Visit

Five Countries I Want to Visit

Many backpackers have a travel “bucket list”, and to an extent I’m the same. The only thing is: my bucket list is virtually every country I haven’t be ...
Wellington: 5 cheap eats

Wellington: 5 cheap eats

If you’re travelling on a budget in most western countries, chances are you’ll be hitting the supermarket and local farmers market to find the cheapes ...
A Gourmet Guide to New South Wales Tucker

A Gourmet Guide to New South Wales Tucker

If you like fine food, Australian cuisine is probably not the first thing that pops into your mind. Italian, yes; Thai, yes; French, definitely; but A ...
The Wettest Locations on Earth

The Wettest Locations on Earth

It has not been the best of summers for Britain with cloudy conditions overhead and torrential storms wreaking havoc across the nation. It’s been more ...
The Best Destinations for White Water Rafting

The Best Destinations for White Water Rafting

Holidays are all about experiencing something different, challenging yourself, or just getting away from normal life. And there’s nothing better than ...