Top Five Free Things To Do In and Around Kuala Lumpur for Budget Travellers

The pulsating, sticky, humid and ethinically diverse capital of modern day Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur is far more than a stop-over or gateway city for travellers en route to South East Asia’s more renowned destinations. In fact, visitors from Europe, stepping […]

The Isthmus of Koh Phan Nga, Thailand – Home of the Full Moon Party

A quick photo post of Haad Rin on Koh Phan Nga island, Thailand. Each month thousands of hedonistic backpackers descend onto this lovely little beach. Hard to believe something so idyllic could play host to such raucous behaviour. Evokes memories […]

Overnight stop on the Mekong River at Pakbeng, Laos

Boat Parking Lot! Mekong River at Pakbeng, deepest Laos, South East Asia:

The Bangkok Gem Shock

Having conquered the majority of Australia, New Zealand and Malaysia, I suppose you could say we were becoming robust backpackers. No set of circumstances we experienced in the previous ten months could have prepared us for the ordeal we endured […]