Gin & Kindles ~ A Spectacular Airbnb in Phuket

The second part of our Phuket holiday was during the late King of Thailand’s funeral and we weren’t really sure of the implications of that so thought it was a good opportunity to hole up in an Air BnB somewhere. The price of accommodation in Phuket through Airbnb is amazing and there is plenty to…

The Slate ~ Indigo Pearl Rebranded

The Slate in Phuket used to be called The Indigo Pearl and if you’ve been following this blog for a while you will know it’s one of our favourite resorts ever. I’m not going to reblog it all so if you’d like to read more click here and here. We spent the recent long weekend at…

Review ~ Aleenta, Phuket

This weekend we headed to the beach for some R&R. Yes, I know, anyone who keeps up with my travels on Instagram will know we just got back from the UK and Spain but I had a holiday day to take so we headed to Phuket, more specifically to the Aleenta Resort & Spa. I can…

Indigo Pearl ~ Revisited

For the second part of our half term holiday (and after the fabulous Santhiya Resort on Koh Yao Yai) we spent three very relaxing nights back at the wonderful Indigo Pearl in Phuket. As we stayed in a different room to last time, and did a few new things at the resort so I thought it warranted another post,…

October 2015

Well, I think I can safely say this month has been the craziest, busiest month ever. I can’t believe its nearly November already! To recap on why this month has been a bit mad, in case you missed it…the first fortnight of the month I was back in the UK, catching up with friends, eating…

Review ~ Indigo Pearl, Phuket

Rest and relaxation was all we wanted for the long weekend so we packed a bag and headed off after work on Friday to Phuket. One of the main things that attracted us to a life in Thailand and specifically Bangkok was how quickly you could be on an island or in another nearby country….