Category Archives: General

ATM’s in South East Asia

In Thailand, Laos, Cambodia & Vietnam ATM’s like to charge you a withdrawal fee for you using their services. Not only is this annoying but on a long trip this starts to add up pretty quickly. We are travelling with … Continue reading

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Our modes of transport: Plan vs Reality

Originally when we first dreamed up this journey we were going to get the whole way to Vietnam without flying. So how has this ideal we set ourselves panned out against the reality of our trip? We are currently at … Continue reading

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The most frequent problem we have encountered in China and Taiwan is deciding what to eat. This sounds relatively simple but when faced with a menu in an entirely unfamiliar language it can be daunting. We have overcome this problem … Continue reading

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The Selfie Stick

Normally when you want a photo of yourself you stand around looking for another tourist who looks honest and has a nice camera. If they have a camera then they probably know to take a photo. Once you see your … Continue reading

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