It’s been almost three years now since our travels in Australia were cut short (here’s why!) but it wasn’t all bad news. It meant that we were able to spend a few months travelling through South East Asia with Bangkok being our final stop before returning to the delights of a post-Brexit United Kingdom. After much research, I finally settled on staying 6 nights at the Akara Hotel in Bangkok before our final night was spent at the Tower Club at Lebua (the one from Hangover II). It’s been a while but the time has finally come to review this hotel.
Unless you’ve visited Thailand before or dreaming of visiting, you might not have heard of Chiang Mai. Chiang Mai is often referred to as the ‘Rose of the North’ and is heaven for food lovers, temple lovers and even those that love shopping! Whilst I’ll… Read More »24 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Chiang Mai
I recently spent five days in the city of Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand. After a week on the tourist island of Phuket, Chiang Mai was such a welcome change. It was time to experience the real Thailand. Five days was plenty of time to… Read More »Where To Eat In Chiang Mai
Well, this is it. Our last stop in ten months of travel. We’ve lived in Melbourne and #vanlifed around Australia before flying to Bali, Singapore, Phuket and Chiang Mai. In a week, we will be back in England with not a clue on where we… Read More »The Long Way Home: Bangkok, Thailand
Last time out we arrived into our fourth country, Thailand, for a relaxing week on the island of Phuket. After recuperating, we were both ready to make our way north to Chiang Mai for four nights. Chiang Mai is Thailand’s second largest city and lies… Read More »The Long Way Home: Chiang Mai, Thailand
Kata Beach, Phuket Kata Beach, Phuket Following on from our amazing stay in Singapore, we needed a bit of a break. Somewhere to relax with little exploring to be done. With that in mind, we’d booked to stay in the resort of Kata Beach on… Read More »The Long Way Home: Phuket, Thailand