Eco-friendly Dolphin Watching at Port Stephens

In February, Katherine, her parents, and I spent some time in Nelson Bay, Port Stephens on the east coast of Australia. Port Stephens is a sleepy coastal town which began …

Snorkels up on Gili Air

Of the three most famous Gili islands, Gili Air represents the middle ground. Gili Trawangan is the backpackers target, with drinks deals and bunk beds galore. Gili Meno is the …

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[VIDEO] WhenTwoWander… Indonesia

First things first, let’s get something straight because people sometimes confuse Indonesia with Bali. They are different. Bali is an island in Indonesia and is more than just a hedonistic …

2016 review

2016: A Wonder Year for WhenTwoWander

It is well known that 2016 was a year of mixed fortunes for many across the world. Social media and the newspapers would have you believe that 2016 was a year to …

Top 10 Budget Accommodation in Southeast Asia

Often, the accommodation you choose and the people you meet there can define your experience of a new location. As a backpacker, you will most likely be looking to sleep as …

[VIDEO] WhenTwoWander… The Philippines

The Philippines is a wonderful country with an incredible array of things to do. The beaches are stunning, white stretches of flawless sand met by turquoise-blue ocean as clear as …

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 …

Within minutes of being in Ubud's Monkey Forest, we had fallen in love. It gets an unfair rep, but if you follow these rules, you'll see its true wonders.

How to Survive Ubud’s Sacred Monkey Forest.

Ubud, a green town set in the hills of central Bali, Indonesia is the perfect place to unwind from the party-hard lifestyle of Seminyak and Kuta. Indeed, it is often …

[Video] WhenTwoWander… Vietnam

Vietnam is a country of fantastic diversity, fascinating history, and wonderful food. We spent three weeks here in November 2016, a turbulent time of the year climate-wise, and it was …

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 …