Angkor Wat & Siem Reap, Cambodia

One of my aims since last summer was to visit a few more of the incredible places that are right on our doorstep. Hanoi in September blew me away so when we had another long weekend in October we hopped on a plane to Cambodia (flying time, just over an hour from Bangkok) to visit…

Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai is a city in the north of Thailand, famed for its many temples, glorious food and chilled back vibe! In my three years in Thailand, I have explored many islands and beach areas but had never made it up north so we took my parents with us and spent a few days exploring….

Jostling at the Grand Palace.

We promised my Dad some culture once the Songkran festival was over so the last few days of their time in Bangkok were spent visiting some of the most iconic sites in the city. We started with the Grand Palace, somewhere that I hadn’t yet visited either. Dave was back at school so we got…

The Weekend in Pictures.

Rather than me jabber on about what we’ve been up to the past few days, today I thought I’d let the pictures do the talking! Thursday night street food before the rain hit! Friday Leo and Moo Dadio at Red & Whites Friday night sushi and tempura at Emporium, Phrom Phong   Saturday: It’s fascinating…

Alternative Temples.

We went to see a different sort of Temple on Friday night.  A few weeks ago I mentioned Belle & Sebastian were in town along with some other bands for a 2 day gig but on our quest to save money this month we decided not to get tickets for either night…however late on Friday…