A Few Weeks in NOM

My taste buds were happy in Vietnam. VERY happy. Not only is the food fresh, tasty and healthy it’s also extremely photogenic. So much that I couldn’t resist being one of those people who gets snap happy with dinner the whole time. But don’t judge me too harshly, at least I didn’t Instagram it. Here’s […]

Winner of Miss Natural Beauty 2014 : El Nido in Pictures

If ever such a coveted prize was awarded the rightful winner would surely be the collection of limestone cliffs, turtle green lagoons and white sand beaches found off the coast of El Nido, Palawan. Untouched for what looks like thousands of years, I couldn’t think of a better personification of paradise if I tried. It […]

Journey to the Centre of the Earth…..Permit Permitting

Soaring above the Visayas I was ready for my next destination: the rural palm fringed island of Palawan. Bouncing out of the airport I’d reserved a bed at OMG House, as the name made me giggle and I thought anyone staying there must be a good laugh. Luckily my gut didn’t let me down this […]

In Search of Paradise and the Lonely Hearts Club

Hot footing it out of Sabang, sex tourist capital, before any more fluffy teddies and hearts lined restaurant tables (I could only imagine how that went down here) I went in search of a more acceptable version of paradise, on Boracay island in the Visayas. With textbook white sand and voted the worlds second best […]

Oh my Manila! The Start of Something Beautiful

Touching down in Manila after a very bumpy ride I was already lol’ing to myself from the super sweet announcement that told me to: ‘Sit back and relax as we dim the cabin lights to give you an awesome view of the city’ Collecting my bag and heading out I was greeted by two of […]

The Break Up: Moving on to Mr Manila

“Change your mindset, or change your situation” The only real options available to us when we’re not content with something, right? As my disconnection with Thailand trundled on in to it’s third week up in the hills of travel playground Pai, I began to wonder, why am I still here? I hadn’t done any great […]