When you're on the road food doesn't always look quite like you expect it to

Top 5 Unusual Foods I Have Eaten on Our Travels

I have eaten some exceptionally good food on our travels. I have also had some pretty insipid unforgettable meals too. However, one question I keep getting asked is what is the most unusual food I have eaten? S...
Where the magic happens

Sukhumvit Soi 38 Street Food Olympics

Our main priority when booking our accommodation for our last week in Asia was to make sure that we were close to good street food. Luckily for us our last destination was Bangkok so we headed to the Sukhumvit ...
This isn't Gordon but possibly a distant relative

How a Gecko Cost Us $110

All long term travellers have stories to tell about misplacing or breaking belongings during their time on the road. The number one item that bites the dust is probably sunglasses due to a variety of mishaps th...
Up close and personal

Our Visit to Elephant Heaven

The Asian elephant is the second largest land mammal on the planet, only surpassed by its African cousin. So what would you do if you were stood in the middle of a huge field with two of these 3 tonne giants wa...
Trying to look confident!

The Not So Easy Rider!

Let’s start by going back about 25 years or so to set the scene. We were on a family day trip to a theme park close to where we lived and I was very excited to be allowed to have a go on the little motorbikes f...