Travelling to South East Asia in November 5

In November I will be returning to Bangkok to start four months of travelling in South East Asia. My flight is booked and I will head out on the 8th before meeting with friends and starting a tour of Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and North Thailand. During this trip I am taking some time out from ...

Thank You Sir Bobby

Thank You Sir Bobby
Death’s of public figures and celebrities usually don’t affect me but the news of Sir Bobby Robsons Death came with a bit of emotion for me. The 1990 world cup was a big event for me when growing up and amongst the memories that stick out from it is Bobby Robsons interview after being knocked ...

What I have Learned while Travelling in Thailand 3

Three months to the day I was sat in this same lounge at Doha Airport, Qatar. It feels like a lifetime ago that I was heading out to Thailand without little idea of what to expect. Now this little journey is over I realise that I have done so much and written so little about ...

Fire Dancers on Had Yao Beach, Koh Phangan

The idyllic Had Yao beach in the North West of Koh Phangan came to life at night with a number of beach front bars and restaurants. Most impressive of it all are the fire dancers – performing for a good few hours every night in front of the tables on the beach. Take a look ...

Orangutans at Safari World in Bangkok

Orangutans at Safari World in Bangkok
This was quite a while ago now that I visited Safari World, although it has stayed with me as one of the more memorable experiences so far. The place itself comprises of a large Zoo, various animal shows and a separate safari. Somewhat ironically given the name, the Safari was the least interesting part for ...