Backpacker, Cambodia, thailand, Uncategorized, Vietnam

35 Things you’ll relate to if you’ve travelled South East Asia…

Everyone learns something in South East Asia. You have to! You can't visit a country, with a completely different culture, and not learn something!ย  We spent two months in Asia, between Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia, and speaking to other travellers who have also travelled Asia, we find our thoughts are common.   So here's 35… Continue reading 35 Things you’ll relate to if you’ve travelled South East Asia…

australia, Backpacker, Cambodia, Fiji, thailand, Travel, Vietnam

Our Top Six Travel Memories…

Six months. A lot can happen in six months. Two seasons pass. An pregnant woman is two thirds through her pregnancy. Or, you could quit your job and travel around the world. If someone told Steve and I, six months ago, that we'd be back in England, back to looking for work, and back to… Continue reading Our Top Six Travel Memories…

Backpacker, Elephants, thailand, Travel, Uncategorized

Elephants, Treks and Rafting in Chiang Mai…

So you're in Asia, Chiang Mai to be exact, and you are planning on going to see the elephants. Good idea!  Now I bet you're wondering which tour to do? Who to sign up with? One of my absolute favourite day trips i've done during my travels would be the elephant, trek and rafting trip… Continue reading Elephants, Treks and Rafting in Chiang Mai…

athousandmilesofmemories, Backpacker, thailand, Travel

The scams really do happen! I should know…

It happens to everyone, when you're a tourist in Asia you stand out like a sore thumb, which also means you're like a huge bullseye in a haystack of needles for scammers. Of course it was going to happen to Mum and I, it just so happened that it was on our second day in Thailand! I… Continue reading The scams really do happen! I should know…

Backpacker, thailand, Travel, Uncategorized

The Hustle and Bustle of Bangkok…

This is it! I'm off on my journey of a lifetime! That 220 days since my blog post ๏ปฟJanuary in a daydream... has flown by! 220 days of excitement (I really was like a child at christmas.. or like me at christmas normally). I have savings in my pocket (not literally), have said a tearful see you… Continue reading The Hustle and Bustle of Bangkok…

australia, Backpacker, Cambodia, thailand, Travel, Vietnam

Why blogging took a backstep…

Hola! Bonjour! Swasdee  Ka! Chร o!  And of course, Hello! For those of you who don't follow me, let me introduce myself! My name is Topaz and I am currently travelling the world. Clichรฉ I know but it's true!  For those of you who do know me, I apologise for not having blogged for almost a… Continue reading Why blogging took a backstep…