Photo of the Week, 18/12/16 – Ubud and Gili Air, Indonesia

This is a monumental week for Katherine and I and our journey around the world. It marks four months since we left home, its Christmas (if you didn’t know), and …

Photo of the Week, 11/12/16 – Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia

Our first stop in Bali, Indonesia, was Seminyak; the slightly less seedy neighbour of Bali’s most popular resort, Kuta. Seminyak treads the line between vice-ridden, bass-thumping party hub, and stylish …

Photo of the Week, 04/12/16 – Bohol, The Philippines

We came to Bohol on the recommendation of a random Filipina in the ocean in Siquijor and, following her advice, headed straight for Alona Beach. A week of unpredictable weather and random, …

Photo of the Week, 27/11/16 – Siquijor, The Philippines

Siquijor is one of the most secluded and beautiful islands in the Philippines. Also one of its smallest, Siquijor island lies next Bohol and is reached from the student city …

Photo of the Week, 20/11/16 – Mui Ne, Vietnam

Sunshine, warmth, blue water, great people. What more could you want from a seaside town? Mui Ne, Vietnam is a town in the south of the country famed for its …

Photo of the Week, 13/11/16 – Hoi An, Vietnam

This week we travelled down from Phong Nha, through a very wet and flooded Hué, to the riverside town of Hoi An. Formerly a major trading post, Hoi An now plays …

Photo of the Week, 06/11/16 – Phong Nha, Vietnam

Wow, its November.  We arrived in Hanoi, Vietnam on the smallest, best plane ever, (they gave us free beer). Compared to the calmness of the 9 days we spent in Luang …

Photo of the Week, 30/10/16 – Luang Prabang, Laos

This week we’ve taken things a little slower. Two months of non-stop travel, moving from place to place every three or four days, made us feel a little weary; we …

Photo of the Week, 23/10/16 – Vang Vieng, Laos

After arriving in Laos just over a week ago, we briefly visited its capital, Vientiane, before descending on Vang Vieng. Having neglected to read up on Laos, in general and …

Photo of the Week, 16/10/16 – Phnom Penh, Cambodia

As we sit and enjoy some well-earned lunch in a Vientiane cafe, our minds cast back to this week’s visit to the Choeung Ek Genocide Museum, commonly known as the …