Halfway through our stay in Ubud we booked a day excursion to hike Mount Batur in the centre of the island. It cost a pretty unbelievable 250,000 rupiahs each, or £10, for our transport there and back, a complimentary breakfast and a guide for the day. We had been quoted quite a few prices around … More Batur, Bali
For the first time this year I am actually writing a travel blog because I want to. I’m not writing it because I have a deadline for a partner blog or my university newspaper, nor because I feel my page is in a lull and I need to flesh it out. I took three months … More Gili Trawangan, Lombok
For photographs and a breakdown of our trip to Ubud, click here. Cost For a four night stay in a Deluxe King Room we paid £136. The hotel has a two star rating on Booking.com and an 8.4 customer rating from the site – both of which I feel could have been a little higher. On … More Bije Suites (Ubud,Bali)
After two and a half years together, Paul and I have done our fair share of travelling together. Together we have walked on the Great Wall of China, canoed through Ha Long Bay and strolled through the opulent rooms of Versailles. We have also been lost together in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, been told our … More Travelling as a couple
The atmosphere was so different to anywhere we had visited so far – quiet, relaxed, and the people, locals or otherwise, were incredibly welcoming and warm. Luang Prabang is suitable to the size of Laos and absolutely minuscule in terms of land mass. It was beyond refreshing after several weeks of big cities swarming with … More Luang Prabang, Laos
Some photographs from my overnight stay on the Scottish Isle of Cumbrae last week.
During our three day trip to Budapest, we spent one of the days travelling to and from and in Vienna. We only had around 8 hours in the city, so we were limited with what we could see and where we could go. We got the train from Budapest Keleti which, thankfully, was across the … More Vienna, Austria