This isn't Gordon but possibly a distant relative

How a gecko cost us $110

This isn't the culprit but possibly a distant relative 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...
Buddhist statues on Mount Phousi

Laos round-up

Buddhist statues on Mount Phousi We made the deliberate choice to stick fairly firmly to the tourist trail in Laos. We wanted an easy few weeks and made the decision to primarily stay in only 3 areas during...
The impressive karats which overlook Vang Vieng

The two faces of Vang Vieng in 2013

The impressive karsts which overlook Vang Vieng I read this post well over a year ago when we were researching about where to go in South East Asia. Upon reading about Vang Vieng my exact words were “that l...
Gorgeous sunset from our favourite riverside restaurant

Lazing in Luang Prabang

Gorgeous sunset from our favourite riverside restaurant For all my harping on about the perils of slow travel we accidentally ended up spending two whole weeks in the charming holy city of Luang Prabang in ...
Fairly representative of my holiday break!

Our 2013 plans

The delicious mud cake we had on New Years Eve Happy belated New Year to everyone! I’m slightly behind with posting but we’ve just been super busy since Christmas. What a 2012 we’ve had, I look back and ser...