Solo Travel Advice

Temples of Bagan - Solo Travel Pose!

Solo travel can be a very liberating experience and really help a person discover what they enjoy about living in this world. But solo travel can also cause some interesting reactions from people and often they fall on the negative side. This can be in the form of someone trying to detract you from doing it, being dismissive of you or even your own fears and anxieties putting you off…. Read moreSolo Travel Advice

Travelling as a Vegetarian In Southeast Asia – an overview

Vegetarian Restaurant food in Melaka

When you first investigate travelling as a Vegetarian In Southeast Asia the thought of finding food you can actually eat may seem a bit daunting. Sure, you hear all about all the meat and fish dishes available, but what about the vege ones?! But don’t worry, there is some amazing vegetarian food across the region and many restaurants cater for vegetarians and vegans, with dedicated places both aimed at locals… Read moreTravelling as a Vegetarian In Southeast Asia – an overview

Vegetarian food in Thailand

Vegetarian food in Thailand is great, tastes amazing and is one of the many highlights of visiting the land of smiles. However Thailand’s obsession with adding fish sauce to *everything* combined with the language barrier can make it seem a bit daunting for any visiting vegetarian. Sure the food looks tasty and seems vegetarian, but how do you know it doesn’t have meat stock or other animal products in it?… Read moreVegetarian food in Thailand

10 backpacking tips for beginners!

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Heading off to explore the world for the first time? Unsure what to expect? Here’s 10 great backpacking tips for beginners!   1. Stay in Hostels They might have a bad reputation in ‘mainstream’ society but in reality hostels are great for backpackers, not only as a place to sleep as a hub to meet people and get involved with activities and sign up for tours! 2. Don’t worry about… Read more10 backpacking tips for beginners!

Visiting Buddhist temples and respecting Buddhist beliefs in South East Asia

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Here’s some simple advice for visiting Buddhist temples and respecting Buddhist beliefs if your planning to travel to South East Asia for the first time. I’ve put it together based on my personal experiences to help anyone who might be interested. Please feel free to comment if you’d like to add anything else! Some general advice first that applies to everywhere in South East Asia. Don’t point at anything or anybody… Read moreVisiting Buddhist temples and respecting Buddhist beliefs in South East Asia