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Temple stay experience at Wat Tam Wua

Pai, Thailand So many things were magical about Pai. It was a town that was waiting to be found, like a cosy oversized beanbag. Ready to mould around you as you … Continue readingTemple stay experience at Wat Tam Wua

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Dreamy Danang: Our days spent by the sea

20 Aug 2017 Danang, Vietnam I turn over, still half asleep, and become aware of the rustling sounds of movement around me. A soft whisper travels to my right ear – … Continue readingDreamy Danang: Our days spent by the sea

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Tips for eating vegetarian in Southeast Asia

Being a vegetarian traveller may seem daunting and even discouraging at times. Trying a country’s speciality dishes is one of the most exciting parts of immersing yourself in a new place. … Continue readingTips for eating vegetarian in Southeast Asia

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View from the top: Skypool and Helibar in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Everybody loves a good view. Whether it’s a balcony in an apartment or a mountaintop in the wilderness, there is something empowering and humbling about standing high … Continue readingView from the top: Skypool and Helibar in Kuala Lumpur

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42 Nguyen Hue Street: HCMC’s hipster hangout

14 Sep 2017 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam “You have arrived at your destination,” Google Maps confirmed, as I entered a dark basement-looking garage. The walls were a melted mix … Continue reading42 Nguyen Hue Street: HCMC’s hipster hangout

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Why Chiang Mai was my favourite place as a solo traveller

Chiang Mai, Thailand I had heard many things about Chiang Mai being ‘expat heaven’, but I wasn’t expecting to fall into that hype as easily. Until I spent a week … Continue readingWhy Chiang Mai was my favourite place as a solo traveller

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Lai Chi Wo Village: Hong Kong’s hidden gem

8 Jan 2018 Lai Chi Wo Village, Hong Kong A placid chill crept into the room as I stirred myself awake. Cosily wrapped up in the bottom bunk of my … Continue readingLai Chi Wo Village: Hong Kong’s hidden gem

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Why mornings are the best time to explore Hoi An

16 Aug 2017 Hoi An, Vietnam A maze of yellow walls told us that we had entered the Old Town. We parked our bicycles against the beam of a wooden bridge, … Continue readingWhy mornings are the best time to explore Hoi An