Following in the footsteps of The Beach and visiting the stunning beaches of Southern Thailand

Recreating The Beach Trail in South Thailand

For fans of Alex Garland’s iconic travel novel, The Beach, Southern Thailand is a playground. So many beautiful islands and beaches, including the one that allegedly inspired the book, Maya…

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Visiting the Bibi ka Maqbara in Aurangabad, Southern India

The Bibi Ka Maqbara – A twin of the Taj

I was not aware that the Taj Mahal had a twin until I came across this blog post about the Bibi Ka Maqbara. Located in Aurangabad, Southern India, you’d be forgiven…

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What to see in Puri

Must see places on a visit to Puri

From Golden Sea Beach to the Jagannath Temple, the region of Puri, in Odisha, India, has so much going on. The best things to see in Puri This great post…

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Discover Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is one of the seven wonders of the world and even though I have a long list of things to do in Peru, I was quite determined to…

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Turkey

Paragliding off Babadag Mountain, Turkey

So I found this and I dare you to read it and not want to give it a go. In fact . . . you don’t have to read it,…

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My Walk Through Ice & Fire with Icelandic Mountain Guides

Have you ever signed up to do something and later wondered what you were thinking? Glacier hiking in Iceland was one of those experiences for me. I thought it would…

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South Africa Road Trip safety advice and what to see

A One Month South African Road Trip: Driving from Kruger to Cape Town

A road trip through South Africa . . . sounds amazing right? But where would you even start with regard to planning? Well, right here in fact. If you are…

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Visiting Transylvanias fortified churches

Discovering the Fortified churches of Transylvania

Transylvania is a large region in Romania with quite a history and this is heavily represented in the churches of the area. Back in the medieval times when the region…

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Complete guide to visiting Wadi Rum in the Jordan desert

A Travel Guide to Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum is a desert in Jordan that seems to be often overlooked for the countries more famous sites, tourists tend to just pop into the visitor centre as they…

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Visiting Namibia with kids – Complete Country Guide

Namibia is so high on my bucket list that it’s almost erupting out of the top. A vast country in South West Africa, it offers amazing nature, with jaw-dropping landscapes…

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