There are several ways to travel between Chiang Mai and Bangkok, but if you’re backpacking and on a budget then it’s probably best if you take the overnight sleeper train or an overnight bus. Not only will this mean you don’t waste any of your days travelling, but you combine the cost of transport with saving the cost of … More Bangkok to Chiang Mai
This post is applicable for trips from Bangkok to all three of the East Coast islands; Koh Tao, Koh Phangan and Koh Samui. In the case of the buses that leave from the capital daily, there are three stops at each ferry port. Once leaving the mainland, travel between the three islands is easy enough … More Bangkok to Koh Phangan
If you haven’t yet read my full post on how to save money in Central Europe and use Brussels as a travel hub, you can click here to see it. Brussels has not only great transport links to other places within Belgium, but is surrounded by countries that are host to some of Europe’s most … More Brussels to Amsterdam
The Hungarian and Austrian capitals are both two of my highest recommendations for places to see in Europe. If you have more than a few days to spend in either, then taking a day trip from one to the next takes only a couple of hours. Vienna is one of the continent’s most architecturally decorative … More Budapest to Vienna
If you’re flying to Italy from the UK, often Milan is one of the cheapest places to fly to and from. Because of its location, you can easily travel east towards to Verona and Venice or south to Rome, Florence and the Amalfi Coast. Although it differs greatly from Neapolitan cuisine, there are lots of … More Florence to Milan
Transport links between Glasgow and Edinburgh are fantastic, so if you happen to be visiting one or the other it will be easy enough for you to travel through to the other at a reasonable cost. The two ways of commuting from one to the other is either by bus or train, both of which … More Glasgow to Edinburgh
Travelling from Hanoi to Vientiane by bus is a long winded operation, but a necessary evil if you’re travelling on a budget. Tickets can be bought from hotels and hostels as well as stalls in the city centre of Hanoi and can cost from $25 to $35 depending on where you purchase them from. On … More Hanoi to Vientiane
Photographs from last weekend in Berlin.