What A Life  – Incredible Tales From The Road

What A Life – Incredible Tales From The Road

This is a guest post by Samy Amanatullah who has written two other brilliant guest posts for this blog HERE and HERE. “What a life” was something we’d say when there didn’t seem like anything else to say. The first time I thought this phrase the way I’d think it for the next few months, … [Read more...]

Visas in South East Asia – The Lowdown

Visas in South East Asia – The Lowdown

One of the most stressful things for many people when planning a big trip is working out which countries require a visa, which don't, how much they cost, where to apply, when to apply and a million other visa related questions. I will try, as best I can, to answer these questions in this blog post … [Read more...]

Backpacking Budget For South East Asia – The Lowdown

Backpacking Budget For South East Asia – The Lowdown

This is going to be the first post to my South East Asia series which I was meant to write about 6 months ago...when I was actually IN South East Asia! However, blogging will never be something that I force myself to do. It should never be forced on anyone. If you are simply having too much fun and … [Read more...]

..and her name was Katie Taylor!

..and her name was Katie Taylor!

Check out this amazing video of the 'Thai Tims', kids from a school in Thailand, singing loud and proud about the legend that is Irish Olympic Gold medallist Katie Taylor. Absolutely love these kids, such an inspiration for all.   … [Read more...]

Guest Post 1: “How much does your life weigh?”

Guest Post 1: “How much does your life weigh?”

Thanks to Samy Amanatullah, for this great guest post! “How much does your life weigh?” is the staple question of George Clooney’s motivational speech in Up in the Air. It’s a springboard for inviting his audience of slack-jawed hangers-on to try and fit all their STUFF--their possessions, … [Read more...]

Where to go, where to go….

Where to go, where to go….

So I was told this week I could take a 10 day holiday from work the end of January (perfect timing as that's when I shall turn a quarter of a century (25 years old...ancient I know). The only thing I need to decide now is where to go and am in desperate need of suggestions/inspiration or even … [Read more...]