For a relatively small place (at least compared to china) South-East Asia really is mixed bag of tricks, with each part being very distinct, which naturally tends to throw up favorites. For many Vietnam is a bit like marmite, people love it, or hate it. I formerly fell into the hate it side of the […]
Food is nothing without some liquid delights, so we blog about the best drinks and drinking places we discover on our travels.
Chicken or beef; Apple or Android; Batman or Superman; straight or Canadian: the world is full of choices that amount to absolutes, and for me when the question was ‘Saigon or Hanoi?’ ‘South Vietnam or Vietnam?’ the choice was easy. Saigon is a city that truly does not sleep whilst Hanoi, well it sleeps, and […]
Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ll know that once again Palawan has been decreed the “best island in the world”, although who says this and for what reason is anyone’s guess. But you cannot deny it’s a damned pretty island, and one we visit every year for our Island Hopping Tour.
Did you know Palawan is the best island in the world, and has been for the last four years? What I don’t know is who actually makes these lists, and what are the criteria? Did the Isle of Sheppey get a shout? What about Coney Island? Did you see the effort the Warriors had to […]
I could dress this up in a million different ways. I could say it was a research trip, or perhaps that I wanted to check out a new product. But however I cast it up, the fact is that after guiding a tour to North Korea I, by choice, spent my own money to go […]