App review: Vimeo Cameo – edit videos, add music, and upload from your phone

Every time I see a travel video in the Vimeo staff picks I’m always inspired to start doing more video. I’ve always been stuck on the editing process though as you can see from my Vimeo account. One of the other barriers I’ve always had was music selection. I prefer to make a montage of […]





Where to stay in Singapore

The city-state of Singapore is the most modern country in Southeast Asia. While it sometimes feels like a western city, it’s Malay, Chinese, and Indian heritage makes it a cosmopolitan Asian city. If you’ve been travelling in the region then Singapore can be a shock to the system when it comes to accommodation prices. There […]





Tour review: Cape Peninsula day tour from Cape Town

During my trip to Cape Town, the two day trips I had planned were for Robben Island and the Cape Peninsula. I had always assumed that Cape Town was at the very bottom of Africa at the Cape of Good Hope, but the cape is about 90km further south. Close enough to the bottom if […]





Motorbike taxi comparison in Saigon (Xe Om, UberMOTO, GrabBike)

Ho Chi Minh City is famous for its motorbike traffic, which is not exactly what cites want to be famous for. For new visitors the swarms of motorbikes is one of the most noticeable features upon arrival. Once you get over the initial shock you will see that the bikes aren’t going too fast, drivers […]





1 month Eurail Global Pass review – How I visited 57 cities in 31 days

If you want to see as much of Europe as you can in one visit then a Eurail Global Pass is the ideal way to do it. What is the Eurail Global Pass? The Eurail Global Pass covers train travel across 28 countries in Europe with varying days of validity. Passes range from 5 days […]





Where I’m At: Saigon – July 2016

Where I’m At; a monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next. Where I’ve Been Ho Chi Minh City It hasn’t been the best month for me. I started June in Saigon and got back into my regular routine of working in cafes and exploring markets and alleys […]





Mandalay Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Myanmar > Mandalay Travel Guide Accommodation Mandalay hotels – Search for discount for hotels in Mandalay with lowest rates guaranteed. Travel Guides Mandalay Travel Guide – wikitravel.org. Blog Posts Heading North – 10 things to do in Mandalay – escapology.eu. Tours Mandalay Tours – Tours and things to do selected by Viator. […]





Where to stay in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is the biggest city in Malaysia and a major air hub in Southeast Asia. If you are travelling in the region the chances are you are going to passing through here at some point. While it’s nowhere near as big as Bangkok, it’s a spread-out city that sprawls along a valley. The roads […]





Visiting the former apartheid prison of Robben Island

Cape Town has a range of museums and memorials remembering the era of apartheid. The most well-known symbol of apartheid is Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison. Robben Island is about 7km off the coast of Cape Town at its closest point, and it has served as a […]





A list of the best cafes in Cape Town

On my trip to South Africa I spent two weeks in Cape Town which gave me enough time to visit the best cafes in Cape Town without getting over-caffeinated. I didn’t know what to expect so I was happily surprised to find a burgeoning cafe scene here. I was also surprised that there were no […]