Indonesia Travel Tips

Indonesia is the largest island nation in the world. It is really an archipelago of over 17,000 islands and almost as many cultures. So it is no wonder that once we started reading about it we wanted to visit. We spent a total of 28 days and £2200 travelling in Indonesia, which blew our budget…

An arty colonial town

We both slept well in our relatively big and comfy beds on the Thai night train and woke up ready for a whole new country. The border at Padang Besar was a piece of cake. We disembarked the train, walked through Thai and then Malaysian immigration within 10 minutes. It was probably the easiest land…

Travel tips Myanmar

We have to confess we weren’t sure about visiting Myanmar to start with especially with the ongoing Rohingya crisis, which the international press has just recently decided to report on. Travelling with any ethics is difficult and not visiting a country due to its government would exclude at least half of the world. We struggled…