Indonesia, Uncategorized

Plan your morning stroll on the Campuhan Ridge Walk

Your Ubud stay should be full of zen mornings and dawn strolls. Check out the Campuhan Ridgeway walk for views worth waking early for.… Read More Plan your morning stroll on the Campuhan Ridge Walk

Indonesia, Uncategorized

Visiting the Tegallalang Rice Terraces in Bali

Rice fields, I had heard of. Rice terraces? Not so much, until I started researching my recent Indonesia trip that is. And Tegallalang is one of the more popular so I popped it on my list and continued my planning. What to expect I packed a visit to Tegallalang rice terraces into my ‘day o’… Read More Visiting the Tegallalang Rice Terraces in Bali

Ireland, Northern Ireland, Uncategorized

Escape to Belfast for the​ weekend – Your guide

You’ve been meaning to take a trip to Belfast but it hasn’t happened yet. Follow my weekend guide for a great way to spend a few days in Antrim’s capital city.… Read More Escape to Belfast for the​ weekend – Your guide

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Things to do in Koh Tao if you’re not a diver

Don’t dismiss Koh Tao just because you aren’t a huge diving fan. Check out my post on things to do on Koh Tao that aren’t diving.… Read More Things to do in Koh Tao if you’re not a diver

Singapore, Uncategorized

Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong – Review

I had about 16 hours in Singapore and that included sleep time so this was by far the fastest flying visit to a city I have ever made. Since I knew my time was limited and so too were my opportunities to tour the city, I chose a hotel I felt would be a little… Read More Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong – Review

Indonesia, Uncategorized

Mount Batur Hike – What You Need To Know Before You Go

Check out my post on everything I wish I had known before I embarked on my Mount Batur hike from what to bring, to what to expect.… Read More Mount Batur Hike – What You Need To Know Before You Go

Ireland, Uncategorized

ToonsBridge Dairy – a hidden West Cork gem

Weekends are made for exploring and outdoor fun and countryside strolls and delicious lunches. Especially the delicious lunches part. Let me tell you about the cutest hidden gem I found recently. If you are from Cork or have taste buds, you will know about The Real Olive Company in The English Market. The guys from… Read More ToonsBridge Dairy – a hidden West Cork gem

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Borneo: Breaking out of your comfort zone into the jungle

So you fancy a trip to South East Asia but enjoy a more ‘off the beaten track’ experience. Why not consider the jungles of Borneo? I visited this summer and trust me this trip takes you out of your comfort zone and drops you right in the thick of the jungle, bugs and all. Borneo… Read More Borneo: Breaking out of your comfort zone into the jungle

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A Visit to Sepilok’s Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre

This post should really be called Orangutans: Nature’s True Yogis but I felt that kind of played down the good work being done by the volunteers and staff at the centre. Especially since I’m pretty sure yoga has nothing to do with the rehabilitation process. So, Borneo. Orangutan central. Right. Why else would you come here?… Read More A Visit to Sepilok’s Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre

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How Instagram Affected Packing for my Travels

I am not hugely into fashion, in that I am kind of wary of new trends and don’t embrace them until at least half the people in my known universe have already bravely gotten on board. In no way am I a trend setter or even remotely interested in spending half my paycheck on clothes.… Read More How Instagram Affected Packing for my Travels