Laos, Reviews, Travel Advice, Travel Tips, Year of Travel

Above Laos; Sunrise Flight

Vang Vieng is a small town approximately 4 hours north of the Laos capital Vientiane. Once famous among backpackers as a party town, over the years, the party scene has diminished and been replaced by a tourist industry more focused on outdoor activities. The scenery around Vang Vieng is stunning and so it is little… Continue reading Above Laos; Sunrise Flight

A Snapshot Of..., London, UK

A Snapshot of London

When to Visit: There is no bad time. Winter in the UK is fairly long (or maybe it just feels that way?), so you can assume that from September to March you will get chilly. If you are after warm weather go for June to August, but remember – the UK cannot promise sunshine! How… Continue reading A Snapshot of London

Italy, Travel Tips, Travelling in Taxis

Travelling in Taxis: Milan

Travelling in taxis is great. Simply hand over an address, sit back and relax, you’ll be there soon. It might be the more costly offering than buses and trains but often it comes with spectacular moments. Milan Our trip to Milan was entirely unplanned. We had been on the train for close to 18 hours… Continue reading Travelling in Taxis: Milan

Travel Tips

You Need to Read These 3 Books to Inspire your Next Adventure!

Where does inspiration for travel come from? Sometimes we are inspired by a photograph, the price of a plane ticket (that one more than often for us!), or it could even be a work of fiction. I (Rachel) have just finished reading The Miniaturist (recommended, by the way – click here to read more about it),… Continue reading You Need to Read These 3 Books to Inspire your Next Adventure!