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Diving in Gili Trawangan: Blue Marlin Dive School

My history with Scuba diving is a complicated one, in fact, it is not that complicated, quite simply I hated it (take note of the past tense), the very thought of it pushed my anxiety into overdrive for days…

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Where to eat in Ubud, Indonesia

So I am back from a whirlwind three weeks in Indonesia, it was perfect and I fell more in love with the country than I ever imagined, I also cannot wait to share it all with you. Not so…

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6 amazingly cheap places to travel

Travelling around the world is not as expensive as people first believe, I am still surprised when people opt for all inclusive package holidays closer to home as they believe they will be cheaper than going further afield. It…

Off to Indonesia!

Hurrah! My return to South East Asia has finally arrived. At present, I am making my way to Heathrow airport to spend the evening in Yotel before our early morning flight on Wednesday. We have three weeks in a…

The ultimate two week itinerary for Vietnam

A lot of us are at the stage now where we holding down full-time jobs and squeezing our travels into our annual leave, due to this a lot of people often feel that they need to stay closer to…

Bandung: Exploring lesser known Indonesia

Only three weeks to go until I head to the airport to catch my flight over to wonderful Indonesia, I am so incredibly excited! I will be posting soon about our itinerary as it is jam packed and full of…

Planning my Malaysian and Indonesian bucketlist

As you may have seen on Twitter, this November I will be repacking my backpack and heading back to South East Asia for the third year in a row. This time I will be exploring what Malaysia and Indonesia…

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Volunteering with animals: Thailand

I wanted to start a new series entitled ‘Volunteering with animals in..’ as lately people have started asking me for my recommendations (which I love!). Volunteering is an amazing thing to do, for so many different reasons and can be arranged much easier…

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Halong Bay, Vietnam: The legend of the Dragon

People of ask me what my top destination recommendation would be and I find it such a hard question to answer. I love every place I have visited all for such different reasons, places so different I just could not…

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Hong Kong: New York without the Charm?

I am sure most people have that one place they want to visit so much that they build it up to be such an incredible place, but what happens when you finally reach there and it does not live…