Five years after planning my first trip to East Asia, today I finally made it to a place I never managed to get to. I have long been in awe of the architectural wonder that is the White Temple (Wat Rong Khun) in Chiang Rai, and to finally see it in person was an experience … More Chiang Rai, Thailand
One of my earliest conversations with a friend who has lived here in Korea for over five years was to give it at least three months until things started to settle. At two months, I (probably prematurely) made a video updating everyone on how life was going. Whilst my work life and home was together, … More A Much Happier Update & I’m Heading to Thailand
Full travel post coming soon. For a review on where to stay in Washington, D.C. see my recent post here.
When I was planning our trip to Brussels I knew I wanted to incorporate day trips to both Antwerp and Amsterdam into the itinerary. After studying Flemish art and the Renaissance in Northern Europe extensively at university in St Andrews I had racked up more than a few churches, buildings and sculptures I wanted to explore in all three cities. Booking.com … More Antwerp, Belgium
For photographs and a breakdown of my trip to Edinburgh, click here. Cost For a one bedroom apartment I paid £56 per night, however I think I was extremely lucky with this price and the accommodation averages for closer to £100 per night. This is pretty expensive, however for the quality of the room you get … More Destiny Scotland – George IV Apartments (Edinburgh, Scotland)
For photographs and a breakdown of my trip to Ella, click here. Last June, Paul and I travelled to Sri Lanka for just over two weeks. During our time there, we visited the mountain town of Ella. With its rolling hills, hiking trails and plenty of restaurants, we loved every second of our stay there. … More Ella’s Edge Resort (Ella, Sri Lanka)
For photographs and a breakdown of my trip to Fort William, click here. Cost For a weekend stay in a Standard Single Room, I paid £94. For a three star just an arms length from the town centre and across the road from the exsquisite Loch Linnhe, I didn’t find it too much of a stretch. … More Cruachan Hotel (Fort William, Scotland)