Ranis Lodge - Bedroom

Ranis Lodge, Langkawi – My First Airbnb

For years, I’ve steadfastly avoided the plethora of other travel lovers and bloggers flocking to Airbnb. I did this really because in spite of appearances, I don’t take ‘breaks’ that often so when I ...
Boh Tea Plantation, Cameron Highlands

Tea & Hikes – The Cameron Highlands

In between our stay and associated continuous grazing at The Smokehouse in the Cameron Highlands, we also thought how best to take advantage of all this cool air up in the mountains, get some fresh a...

The Can & Cannot’s of Train Travel – Part III

The last couple of days in my previous articles, I’ve been explaining why train travel can sometimes be the most awful curse that can be inflicted on anyone for a couple of hours. Today though,...

Final Days in Thailand

With Thailand drawing to a close, we eventually decided that, surrounded by sparklingly clear water and scenic islands, a tour was the order of the day.   Ao Nang, aside from its market stalls, ...

If I Passed This Off as Chinese New Year…

Would that work better? The problem I always have with writing ‘lengthy’ articles, as I always tend to do, is that they end up having to be split into a number of posts, each getting furt...