Mount Bromo Travel Guide

mount Bromo Travel Guide - pic of Bromo from the ground across the Sea of Sand

Indonesia is famous for it’s volcanoes and Mount Bromo is one of it’s most impressive! This Mount Bromo Travel Guide shows why you should visit this natural wonder and gives tips about how to get here! Indonesia is a huge country that is located on the ring of fire. Whilst this does mean the country has to face hardships it also means it is home to some fantastic natural beauty… Read moreMount Bromo Travel Guide

Yogyakarta Travel Guide

Yogyakarta Travel Guide

Yogyakarta is located on Java, Indonesia’s largest island. This Yogyakarta Travel Guide is designed to help you plan your own trip to visit this awesome city. Highlighted are some of the best things to see and do in and around Yogyakarta. It also gives advice including culture, transport, food and accommodation!  Also known as Jogjakarta or often Jogja, Yogyakarta is a great place to visit to experience its culture, food and history…. Read moreYogyakarta Travel Guide

Vegetarian Penang Guide – 5 places to eat in George Town

The outside of Ee Beng resturant - one of the highlights of this Vegetarian Penang

This Vegetarian Penang guide looks at places to eat in George Town, the main city on this Malaysian island! It also gives tips as to what else you can find and the kinds of vegetarian food to expect! Malaysia is a diverse country with large Malay, Indian and Chinese populations. As such the food has great diversity and you can find many influences throughout the different ethnic/religious groups. The Malay… Read moreVegetarian Penang Guide – 5 places to eat in George Town

12 things to do in Barcelona

Things to do in Barcelona - Casa Mila

Barcelona is a popular tourist destination and for good reason, it’s a great place to visit! There is a host of things to do in Barcelona and you can fill your time there with ease. From museums to walking tours to relaxing, this post looks at 12 things to do in the city. Barcelona has a reputation for its popularity with tourists and whilst that can be controversial it certainly… Read more12 things to do in Barcelona

Exploring Stockholm 2018

Stockholm Posing in front of the Royal Palace across the water

Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, has a wonderful old town, amazing views and plenty of museums to explore. The city is spread across 14 islands which means you are never far from the water, which makes for a pleasant atmosphere. It is one of the most beautiful urban areas in Europe, if not the world. Stockholm has always been somewhere I’ve planned to visit, and it did not disappoint. I’d only… Read moreExploring Stockholm 2018

Bulgaria – Sofia, Rila and Plovdiv

Sofia Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria and has a long history since it was founded by the Thracians as ‘Serdica’. It’s since been controlled by the Romans, Byzantines, Ottomans and became the capital of the newly liberated Bulgarian Kingdom in 1879. Of course more recently the country was Communist under Soviet influence. Nearby the Rila Monastery and city of Plovdiv offer great day trip options. Now is an interesting time to visit as the… Read moreBulgaria – Sofia, Rila and Plovdiv

Photo Highlights – Temples of Angkor

Angkor War

Temples of Angkor Photo Highlights Any trip to Cambodia is not complete without a visit to the amazing site of the Temples of Angkor. Once the capital of the Khmer empire it’s now a vast archaeological zone. The most famous site here is of course Angkor Wat. Other well known sites are Ta Prohm and Angkor Thom which includes the Bayon Temple, but they are only 3  of many to see. I wrote… Read morePhoto Highlights – Temples of Angkor

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