Archive for 'Asia'

Polaroid of the week: Elephants in Sri Lanka

Posted on 22. Nov, 2014 by .


A dream came true for me last week: I was able to see elephants in the wild on an elephant safari in Sri Lanka! My time in the country is off to an excellent start!

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Five reasons why Thailand is the perfect winter escape

Posted on 28. Jul, 2014 by .


There’s no place that’s more perfect for a winter escape than tropical Thailand. Read on to find out why I think Thailand is your best choice for a winter getaway!

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Five places you shouldn’t miss on a visit to Singapore

Posted on 23. Mar, 2014 by .


These are the five places we think everybody should see on a visit to Singapore! Read on for our favorite neighborhoods, a beach escape and an odd experience as well!

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How to have the perfect Singapore weekend on a budget

Posted on 03. Jun, 2013 by .


Check out our tips for the perfect weekend getaway to Singapore including our recommendations on what not to miss and how to find budget friendly deals on accommodation and attractions in this pricey city.

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Our Top 5 Favorite Destinations of 2012

Posted on 16. Dec, 2012 by .


We visited 10 countries this year, and we fell in love with a lot of the places we visited. Which cities made it into our top five favorite destinations of 2012?

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Help lift a broken spirit at the Elephant Sanctuary

Posted on 09. Dec, 2012 by .


Christmas is coming up with lightning speed, so this Sunday we wanted to take the time to talk about our experience at the Elephant Nature Park in Thailand and see if you might be interested in buying an elephant its 200 kilo lunch…

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Our Top 5 Favorite Beaches of 2012

Posted on 01. Dec, 2012 by .


This year has been a total beach for the two of us. Having spent over five months on the coast around the world, we share our top five beaches of the year in this post.

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Vegetarian restaurants in Chiang Mai: Our top picks

Posted on 01. Oct, 2012 by .


Even though we tried to eat all of Chiang Mai’s vegetarian restaurants, there was no way we could try them all. Instead we picked our top five vegetarian restaurants in the northern Thai city.

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The next Gaudi? Spectacularly strange White Temple in Chiang Rai, Thailand

Posted on 26. Sep, 2012 by .


The White Temple, Wat Rong Khun, in Chiang Rai in Northern Thailand is the most unconventional temple we’ve ever visited! Read more about this strange building:

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High Tea and Hiking in the Highlands of Malaysia

Posted on 18. Sep, 2012 by .


In our attempt to escape the sweltering heat of Kuala Lumpur, our trip to the Malaysia’s Cameron Highlands provided bigger challenges and a more British experience than we ever expected.

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