The Slow Boat into Laos

After a few months of fast boats, long tail boats and slave ships, it was finally time to embark on one of the most popular boat trips in South East Asia, the slow boat down the Mekong River from Chiang Rai in Thailand to Luang Prabang in Laos. I booked my ticket two days before... Continue Reading →

The White Temple in Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai is usually the last stop on most backpacker routes through Thailand before heading into Laos. Along with an incredible night market you can visit Wat Rong Khun, or the White Temple as it's known to us, which is actually a privately owned art exhibit that was created from the ruins of the original... Continue Reading →

Hippy Paradise in Pai

Once you've been in South East Asia for a little while you will probably notice you're slowly changing things about yourself either to fit in, to be more comfortable or because it's easier. From wearing fisherman pants and no shoes to eating tofu and smoking a sheesha. There is no better place to let that... Continue Reading →

Chilling in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai was one of my favourite places in Thailand, it has the perfect mix of old and new. The city has been built around the old city wall and moat, there are over 300 ancient temples to explore and plenty of trendy bars and fantastic markets to keep you busy. There is also a... Continue Reading →

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