australia

Great Ocean Road

We landed in Melbourne in late October, having booked a last minute flight from Vietnam and declaring that we were 'finished with South East Asia'... or at least for the time being. Having spent a week or so acclimatizing to the city and confirming that this was where we'd like to stay for a while,… Continue reading Great Ocean Road

vietnam

A weekend in Mui Ne, Vietnam

Mui Ne is tiny little town in the south of Vietnam and is easily accessible from Ho Chi Minh City. We took a sleeper bus from HCMC that left at 7pm and dropped us off at our accommodation in Mui Ne around 1am. Super convenient! From Mui Ne you can take buses onwards towards Da… Continue reading A weekend in Mui Ne, Vietnam

asia, vietnam

Why a one day visit to Halong Bay is just enough..

When we think of Vietnam, many of us will think of this place: The beautiful, World Heritage Site, Halong Bay. A quick google of Vietnam will bring up a tonne of images of the beautiful, naturally formed limestone pillars and islands, nestled in the Gulf of Tonkin; a few hours east of Hanoi. Hailed as… Continue reading Why a one day visit to Halong Bay is just enough..

europe, scotland

Isle of Arran

Today was the last day of this school term and it's time for the very long awaited spring holiday... Hello two weeks of adventures! I've spent the evening browsing other travelers blogs on Iceland, as that's the destination that my boyfriend, Conor, and I are traveling to on Wednesday. This has resulted in an usual… Continue reading Isle of Arran