AirAsia Review

AirAsia & The Feast

For my surprise birthday trip to Sri Lanka (more on that in a follow-up post), I was re-introduced to AirAsia after something of a long hiatus.   In recent flights, while I had never been entire...
AirAsia at SGN

Ho Chi Minh Airport Trials

It’s been 7 years since I was last in Vietnam and one thing that I remembered well from the previous time; the absolute massive pain in the ass of getting a Vietnam visa! I never understood this – wh...
Khaolak Laguna Resort!

Goodbye KL, Next Stop Thailand!

Holidays came at last! Over the years I’ve become (one of, anyway) a bit of a Grand Master at packing in short trips into every break from work – yes, I do work full-time as well – even if that’s inv...
Ready for Departure!

Show Me The Way to Siem Reap

Over here in Malaysia, Labour Day’s public holiday this year went hand-in-hand with Wesak Day and that could only mean one thing; it was time make a trip out of it, and having heard great things abou...
AirAsia ASEAN Pass

Taking Asia: The ASEAN Pass

One thing that was launched with tremendous fanfare and seems to subsequently all but faded out of the press was AirAsia’s new ASEAN Pass. Honestly, they pulled an incredible blinder in the media wit...
Flying in Asia

Flying in Asia? Don’t be Shaken

Finally the year 2014 has finished for Asia’s aviation industry, and what an absolutely unforgettably year it was – for all the wrong reasons. Having said that, I’m already looking ...
No Sleep Til' Bangkok

No Sleep Til’ Bangkok

Having not been to Bangkok in over 5 years, it seemed only right while living in the area to head up there for a weekend – that, and I always relish the opportunity to see something different, ...
Patong Beach

Phuket, Why Not?

Thailand does tourism really well – in our experience to date – and in many cases better than more-developed neighbours like Singapore, which seems to be largely out to bleed you dry with...