3 Days in Kuala Lumpur

When you only have three days, it’s worth focussing on the top 10 things to do in the city you are travelling to. That’s exactly what I aimed to do when I spent three days in Kuala Lumpur. Even with a little rain messing up a few of my plans, I still managed to tick almost everything on my...

My Road Trip to Kuala Lumpur from Singapore by bus

When we started to plan our round the world trip, we were challenged with seeing as much as we could within the time we had. By the time we reached Singapore, having visited New York, Hawaii and Japan already, we only had one more flight scheduled, from Singapore to London.  But with two weeks at our fingertips, I didn’t want...

Staying at Marina Bay Sands

We started our journey around the world in New York, then stopped off in Hawaii and Tokyo before heading to Singapore, which is where I’m writing about today. It wasn't easy to leave Tokyo - the city is fascinating and I wish I had more time to explore it. On top of that, our flight to Singapore was at midnight...

Southeast Asia: Where To Go

Whether you’re joining the gap year backpacker craze or planning a round-the-region trip, here’s the lowdown on where to go in Southeast Asia. Thailand From buzzy Bangkok to the tourist favourite of Phuket and the many paradise islands (try Koh Samui and Koh Phi Phi), Thailand has so much to offer every traveller. Exciting cities, tropical beaches, elephant sanctuaries... and let’s...

The Best Europe Winter Getaways

Seeing in the New Year from a mountain sounds like a magical idea. Offering adrenalin-filled winter sports, ultra relaxing spas and crisp, fresh air, there’s a lot to love about high-altitude holidays. Luckily there are many brilliant Europe winter getaways to experience the mountains for yourself. Here, we round up seven of the best Europe winter getaways to inspire you....