An eventful 12-hour sleeper train experience in a first class cabin with first class cockroach companions! Continue reading Backpacking Thailand: Took a Midnight Train
There is more to Thailand than Bangkok and Phuket, a quick rundown of activities and recommendations for three other cities on the Thai tourist trail; Ayutthaya, Chiang Mai and Kanchanaburi. Continue reading Backpacking Thailand: Getting out of Bangkok, seeing Ayutthaya, Chiang Mai and Kanchanaburi
Behind Thailand’s well-established elephant tourism trade there are brutal animal practices. A review of volunteering at Chiang Mai’s Elephant Nature Park Continue reading Backpacking Thailand: Elephant Nature Park – One Week Volunteering
Bangkok is the craziest city I’ve ever been to. Period. The Koh San Road is a circus of sales men, backpackers and the inebriated. So what would I do in Bangkok again? Well this lot for starters… Continue reading Backpacking Thailand: Best of Bangkok
A short review of Thailand’s Party Islands – tips on what to do and where to go Continue reading Backpacking Thailand: Party Islands
After having a great time travelling with university pals, the second biggest want from my Africa trip was to get in some incredible animal encounters.
Luckily, they were many to be had and here are some of the best. Continue reading Animal Encounters in Zimbabwe & Botswana
Victoria Falls, brought to international attention by Dr. Livingstone in 1855, is widely considered to be one of the seven wonders of the world.
A trip here can be as cheap or expensive as you like, but prices are on the higher side when compared to other areas of Zimbabwe and its neighboring countries. I did three nights on a mid-sized budget and had a wonderful time, here are my top picks. Continue reading Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe – A Quick Guide