Travelguide: My Brief Time in Cambodia

After our time in Vietnam (click here for my travelguide) we headed to Cambodia for a few days. Here's a brief summary (check out our couple of seconds a day video on youtube!) of the time we've had there and hopefully some hints and tips for those of you that fancy visiting in the future. … Continue reading Travelguide: My Brief Time in Cambodia

Travelguide: My Seven Weeks in Vietnam

It's now been nearly seven months since we left the UK. After our time on the Thai Islands (click here for my travelguide) we headed to Vietnam. Here's a brief summary (check out our couple of seconds a day video on youtube!) of the time we've had there and hopefully some hints and tips for … Continue reading Travelguide: My Seven Weeks in Vietnam

Thailand: Cities of Ruin – Ayutthaya & Sukhothai

Sukhothai meaning 'the dawn of happiness' was the first capital of Siam (now Thailand). It was the capital for 200 years until the Ayutthaya Kingdom took over. Ayutthaya was then the capital for 400 years until 1767 when Burma invaded and destroyed both Sukhothai and Ayutthaya. What is now left in both cities are strangely beautiful … Continue reading Thailand: Cities of Ruin – Ayutthaya & Sukhothai

China: Terracotta Army

Mulan was always one of my favourite Disney films. Why? Well... 1. a female heroine (enough said) and 2. a story of China's Imperial army days. So when Xi'an became part of our travel route we obviously had to go and visit the Terracotta Army 兵马俑. To get there yesterday we took the 306 bus … Continue reading China: Terracotta Army