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Hong Kong island isn’t all crowded streets, neon lights and towering concrete buildings. There’s a side to Hong Kong that not everyone knows about a...
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Tai O Fishing Village - Lantau Island, Hong Kong

Hong Kong island isn’t all crowded streets, neon lights and towering concrete buildings. There’s a side to Hong Kong that not everyone knows about and peaceful Tai O fishing village is the perfect example of this. PIN this post for later? We hadn’t even heard of Tai O fishing village when we boarded our ferry…

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It’s been a fantastic four months living in Chiang Mai, Thailand’s northern landlocked city in the mountains. We visited Chiang Mai for the first ti...
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Leaving Chiang Mai and Our Next Travel Plans

It’s been a fantastic four months living in Chiang Mai, Thailand’s northern landlocked city in the mountains. We visited Chiang Mai for the first time in 2012 as we travelled from the southern islands to the northern border with Laos. Back then, we stayed in Chiang Mai for just five days but it was enough…

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It’s that time of year when fuzzy heads are starting to clear after the Christmas and New Year celebrations. Many are struggling to wake up at the 7am ala...
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Top Travel Bloggers Share 2017 Destination Tips

It’s that time of year when fuzzy heads are starting to clear after the Christmas and New Year celebrations. Many are struggling to wake up at the 7am alarm to begrudgingly head back to work. We imagine some would rather be anywhere else in the world than back in the office or another place of…

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Hello our adventurous friends! If you’re reading this Essential Travel Packing List then the chances are you’re soon to be heading off for a trip ...
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The Essential Travel Packing List for 2017

Hello our adventurous friends! If you’re reading this Essential Travel Packing List then the chances are you’re soon to be heading off for a trip of a lifetime. Excited? We’re sure you are! We know the feeling too well. After 11 years of travelling, we’ve packed many backpacks full of essential, and not so essential, items. We’re…

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After living in Chiang Mai, Thailand, for nearly four months, we’ve become very fond of the locals in our neighbourhood of Santitham. Santitham is a very ...
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Spreading Christmas Cheer in Santitham, Chiang Mai

After living in Chiang Mai, Thailand, for nearly four months, we’ve become very fond of the locals in our neighbourhood of Santitham. Santitham is a very local area of the city, unlike other popular areas that are populated with quite a few expats and tourists. Santitham has plenty of great cafes, restaurants, street food spots and…

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In the previous two Digital Nomad Desires posts, I mentioned that Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand is the digital nomad capital of the world. We’ve been i...
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Digital Nomad Desires: What is Dropshipping? Is it For Us?

In the previous two Digital Nomad Desires posts, I mentioned that Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand is the digital nomad capital of the world. We’ve been in Chiang Mai for nearly four months now and have met plenty of successful online entrepreneurs. From attending dozens of digital nomad meet-ups and talks, we discovered that a large…

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Did you know there are approximately 50 Hong Kong beaches? Before booking our flights to the city we had no idea of this fact. For us, images of Hong Kong consi...
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Cheung Sha Beach on Lantau Island, Hong Kong

Did you know there are approximately 50 Hong Kong beaches? Before booking our flights to the city we had no idea of this fact. For us, images of Hong Kong consisted of skyscrapers and bright neon lights, not stretches of glorious white sand. But it’s true, Hong Kong has some lovely beaches that are the…

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Without a shadow of a doubt, one of the best fun things to do in Chiang Mai is taste the vast amount of delicious and cheap food on offer. Because of the amaz...
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Chiang Mai Street Food: The 8 Best Cheap Eat Spots

Without a shadow of a doubt, one of the best fun things to do in Chiang Mai is taste the vast amount of delicious and cheap food on offer. Because of the amazing street food in Chiang Mai, we’ve been able to eat out every single lunch and dinner for the past three months and will continue to…

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Pai is a popular stop as travellers make their way through Northern Thailand. It’s a great place to stay for a few days on route to your next destination....
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Things to Do in Pai (and What Not to Do)

Pai is a popular stop as travellers make their way through Northern Thailand. It’s a great place to stay for a few days on route to your next destination. Being just three hours from Chiang Mai also makes it a favourite weekend getaway from the city. There are some cool things to do in Pai…

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