JOURNAL

  1. Dalat family hostel & Ho Chi Min madness, Vietnam.

    Date 23 Sep 2015
    We woke up to a cloudy day in delat as the bus pulled up to the side of a road and let us out. With our familiar friends Ash and Owen we walked a few minutes following a screen shot of google maps and found the hostel in the shy…

  2. A tailored experience in Hoi An

    Date 22 Sep 2015
    After our easiest overnight bus yet, (where I got more sleep than the last two combined!) we made it to Hue. Hopping off & being transferred to the Vietnam Backpackers, we had a delicious brekky before hiring the motorbike that would take us to the much anticipated Hoi An. Our…

  3. Hanoi, homestays in Mai Chau Valley and a trip to Halong Bay, Vietnam

    Date 21 Sep 2015
    Thankful to have better seats than last time we had an ok sleep and drifted in and out till early morning when we arrived at the boarder. We waited for over an hour for the office to open and were finally free to be stamped out and walk across the…

  4. Wonderfull waterfalls and wet weather, Luang Probang, Laos

    Date 21 Sep 2015
    With no other option we escaped a downpour of rain by jumping in an over priced tuk tuk and heading to our new guest house ‘Villa Thony.’ The bed was big and spread with white linen, the bathroom was average and the mans attitude was poor, he acted like we…

  5. Bangkok bites and Chiang Mai fights, Thailand.

    Date 21 Sep 2015
    After a long & pretty sleepless flight we touched down in Bangkok. The air was thick with humidity and the monsoon rain had just passed making the sweaty heat sticky. Following the bulk of the people we exited the airport and waited for the train! We were pleased to see…

  6. London part two - An English Country Wedding Spectacular!

    Date 20 Sep 2015
    The next morning we were up early… For one very special reason.. Bridie and Tam’s wedding!!! We caught the tube out of London central to meet up with a couple of Bridie’s friends, Daisy & Dave who kindly offered us a lift for the hour & a half journey! It…

  7. London part one - old haunts & old friends.

    Date 20 Sep 2015
    After a delayed flight into London Gatwick, we quickly trained it into central before jumping on the busy tube and getting off at Canary Wharf. In search of WiFi so we could connect with Tam, we finally found a Pret so he could meet us and give us the key…

  8. Return to rainy Roma and red red wine, Italy.

    Date 19 Sep 2015
    Arriving back in Rome just before the sun had set, we found our next AirBnB with ease. Checking into our room, we picked up some supplies from the next door supermarket, & had a healthy & very tasty tuna & feta salad for dinner, along with a few Aperol Spritz’…

  9. Secret swimming holes & beaches under bridges, Amalfi Coast, Italy.

    Date 18 Sep 2015
    We took our time the next morning as our bus wasn’t until 10:30. We were set to meet up with our next AirBnB host, Lucio (Lu-cho) at one of the seaside towns, Minori. We caught the busy bus no problem, however it dropped us at a unmarked stop so we ended…

  10. The almighty Amalfi and captivating Capri, Italy.

    Date 17 Sep 2015
    We awoke early to the sound of alarm blasting away. We packed up our things drowsily & were out the door in good time. After stopping for a pastry & espresso, Cris & Roberto dropped us off at the station. We hopped on the train & before we knew it…

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