Singapore

Singapore

Singapore A 5-day stay in Singapore marked an incredible start to my Asia trip and boy, am I glad I went! Aside from the ridiculously low airfare on offer by Norwegian Air  (under £150 and far too tempting to turn down), I had always been intrigued by this city; particularly those alien like tree structures [...]

The Temples of Angkor

The Temples of Angkor

The Temples of Angkor Arriving at Siem Reap’s airport on a strikingly hot mid afternoon, I was greeted by a wonderful vintage Mercedes, in which I stylishly rode back to Heritage Suites Hotel, my rather classy base for the next four days. Heritage Suites is a boutique gem located just far enough from Pub Street [...]

Antigua

Antigua

Blue skies, blue sea, white sand and all the rum you can dream of! I took a trip to the south-western corner of Antigua and stayed in a boutique hotel on Turners Beach called Keyonna Beach,  where the sand is fine, the sea is warm and the sun is (very) strong! - In hindsight, as [...]

Mauritius

Mauritius

If you’re looking for a tranquil escape, Pointe D’esny is the ideal location to sit back and lose yourself in the beauty of crystal clear waters, smooth white sand and a magical underwater world offered by the coral reefs. The beach boasts a kilometre of solitary fine sand meeting the calm waters of the Indian [...]

Boracay

Boracay

A speck in the Visayas, this island is a mere 7km in length and reachable only by ferry from one of the neighbouring island airports. You’ll probably arrive in a propeller jet similar to this one before hopping onto a local ferry for a small fee of 30 PHP. You will easily spot the traditional [...]