How much money do you need to Travel South East Asia?

Travelling costs money – there’s really no way around it. Either you need a huge wedge of savings, or you need a reliable income stream you can take anywhere in the world. Both are difficult to achieve and understandably stop scores from seeing the world every year. So, how much money do you need to…

Things to do in Koh Tao, Thailand

Koh Tao is the smallest and least frequented of the 3 tourist islands in the Gulf of Thailand. We just spent 2 weeks there – that’s actually far longer than most. This was partly to recover from horrific sunburn, but once we were able to go outside again, we realised there are many great things…

5 Ways to beat Travelling Boredom

If you’ve never experienced long term travelling before, you’ll likely be surprised by how much downtime you have. The fact is, unless you’re a millionaire or have the energy of a toddler, you just can’t be skydiving and white water rafting everyday. Travelling boredom is something you’re going to have to deal with. You might be…

Things to do in Pai, Thailand

If you’re travelling the typical tourist circuit around south east Asia, you’ve likely heard of everyone’s favourite place in Thailand – Pai. What makes this small town in the mountains so special? What are the top things to do in Pai? Transport Most will arrive in Pai from Chiang Mai. You can drive a rented…

Things to do in Laos – Should you Visit?

You’re travelling South East Asia. You’re gonna visit Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Indonesia. But what about Laos? Are there any things to do in Laos? You don’t hear too much about the country that’s actually one of the largest in the region. Thai beaches and Vietnamese motorcycle tours have tourists flocking in droves every year….

Why Travelling won’t hurt your Career

If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably always wanted to travel, but it’s never been the ‘right time’. The truth is that we’ve all got too much work and we’ve all got a million things going on in our lives. You hear others talk about their amazing experiences, but you’ve just got too much going…