Last month, after an incredible 2 weeks of learning to surf at School of the World, I spent 3 weeks backpacking around Costa Rica and Panama, and I absolutely loved it. I totally fell in love with both countries (I have a bit of a soft spot for Costa Rica though, probably because I spent … More A 3 Week Itinerary for Costa Rica & Panama
Through twitter I have made so many contacts in the travel world, contacts who have helped me out from time to time and visa versa. It’s great to interact with people who have the same interests and who can inspire me and spur me on in my travel and writing endeavours…they are great people to … More 100 Travel People To Follow On Twitter
1. Stay at the HI Santa Monica in Los Angeles. 2. Shop on 3rd Street Promenade in Santa Monica, LA. 3. Ride the Cable Car in San Francisco. 4. Eat a sourdough chowder bowl at Boudin Bakery on the pier in San Francisco. 5. Stay at San Francisco International Hostel.
1. Visit the Gallery of Modern Art. 2. Go to the Queensland Museum. 3. Wander around the Southbank (and go to the markets on a weekend). 4. Watch all the dancers rehearsing on the Southbank. 5. Visit Streets Beach on the Southbank (as you can probably tell, I really quite liked the Southbank!)…there’s a man-made … More Top 10 Things To Do In Brisbane
We spent about a week island hopping, visiting Koh Samui and Koh Phi Phi. This week was probably one of my favorites on the whole trip…just lounging around in the sun, swimming in the sea, and just generally having an awesome time. Here’s my top ten things to do on the islands (that I visited)… … More Top 10 Things To Do On The Thai Islands
I spent 2 days and nights in Vientiane, and personally it was one of my favorite places on this RTW trip so far…a combination of the slow pace, laid back Laos lifestyle, and the upbeat vibrancy of Bangkok. So here goes…my top tips for things to do in Laos’ capital: 1. Eat at Full Moon … More Top 10 Things To Do In Vientiane