Many know the border town of Chau Doc simply as a waypoint on the river route from Saigon to Phnom Penh.
Weary travelers arrive late in the day, only to leave on an early boat the next morning, never really having […]
A biker discovers that a dangerous road can lead to beautiful things… riding from north to south Vietnam by motorcycle.
It felt like a very long time ago when we were planning our trip over a leisurely pub lunch in England. […]
The only way to really appreciate the Great Wall of China is to stand on its walls and stare in awe…
Much is written about the Great Wall of China that simply isn’t true. It doesn’t stretch across the whole country in […]
Denmark’s capital through the eyes of someone who transformed from tourist to local…
Copenhagen is a city where rich history meets modern innovation, a growing tourist destination, and an emerging force in the culinary world. Millions of visitors flock here every […]
What to do and where to do it when visiting Phuket
There’s never quiet enough time to do everything as something exciting is always happening on the island. And with a land area of 540 square kilometres, Phuket is Thailand’s largest island, making […]
Is Palawan truly the world’s best island?
The happy soundtrack I hear in my head is Bob Marley’s Everything’s Gonna Be Alright, except the percussion is provided by dozens of parrot fish crunching up coral in search of algae. Giant clams […]
Founded over 350 years ago, Astoria is one of New York City’s most historic and diverse neighborhoods
Flashing neon lights and giant billboards that assault the eyes, theater marquees that trump the latest Broadway hits and a cacophony of taxi horns, shouting hawkers […]
Traveling the world as cruise ship crew…
Working on cruise ships is one of the most unique jobs there is, and one of the best ways to travel the world. And because it’s such a unique lifestyle, people often ask me […]
Discovering the beauty of Ghana while volunteering.
The 4×4 trundles along the dirt path strewn with rocks, the odd shoe or tire lining the route underneath blossoming orange trees. austere mud houses, primitive graffiti and obscure parliament benches where locals hang […]