Buddhism Quotes – Wat Phra Singh, Chiang Mai

By | 2017-09-19T01:59:24+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Asia, Destinations, Featured, Thailand, Travel|

Here are some of the Buddhism quotes I collected back in 2011 from the gardens in Wat Phra Singh, Chiang Mai. Buddhism Quotes "Peace is the highest bliss." "Eat to live, but live to eat." "With mindfulness a person always prospers." "Merit making calculated to impress is not real merit." "Do try to do [...]

Feasting at Loong Kee in Chinatown – Kuala Lumpur

By | 2017-03-12T00:37:44+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Asia, Destinations, Featured, Malaysia, Travel|

I don't know about you but I love a good feed when I go overseas. I find it is the best way to discover new dishes, which is why I am writing this post about Loong Kee in Kuala Lumpur's Chinatown. View of Chinatown from the train station. At about 6.00 p.m we [...]

Bangkok Itinerary: 4 Days in the Capital of Thailand

By | 2017-01-08T05:02:29+00:00 January 8th, 2017|Asia, Destinations, Featured, Thailand, Travel|

Bangkok is one of my absolute favourite cities in the world. Thailand's capital is a thriving metropolis filled with amazing sights, an interesting history, great food and shopping and the amazing Thai culture that you will fall in love with. Bangkok is a true assault on the senses, and it is a city that you [...]

Photo Diary: Penang, Malaysia

By | 2017-01-02T06:47:30+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Asia, Destinations, Featured, Malaysia, Travel|

Looking through the lens of our camera, here is a diary of my favourite photos through Penang in Malaysia.   Trishaw and Chinese Temple. Khoo Kongsi Clanhouse. George Town Crosswalk. Admiring the statue. Town Hall and Art Installation. Little India at Dusk. [...]

5 Must See Places in Vietnam

By | 2016-11-15T01:07:14+00:00 November 15th, 2016|Asia, Destinations, Featured, Travel, Vietnam|

Vietnam is a country of stunning beauty, of interesting culture and of such diversity that it can appeal to almost any type of traveller. This small, narrow country in Southeast Asia has an interesting and somewhat turbulent history, but it welcomes travellers with open arms, and they are greeted by a land rich with natural [...]

Walking the Colourful Streets of Kathmandu

By | 2016-11-08T00:00:15+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Asia, Destinations, Featured, Nepal, Travel|

The scent of incense filled the air as I walked among shrines and crumbled buildings. Local people were busy praying and I wandered by while trying to keep my distance to leave them at peace. There is a lot of life here and religion is strong. I could tell that these people honestly feel that [...]