The boating option

Travelling by boat throughout Asia should be on top of every travellers bucket list. If I break it down properly, I have spent more days travelling on a boat throughout this region than I have on trains, motorbikes and taxis. When you think about it in that context, it’s quite surprising. Yet it shouldn’t be. Asia is … Continue reading The boating option

All aboard the sleeper train

I like to experience different modes of transport between destinations, within reason, and believe in a well-rounded travel approach. I have talked about these methods on this blog quite a few times, in fact. I ran my teeth over buses. I have debriefed the world on road travel. Airports have copped a fair whack and … Continue reading All aboard the sleeper train

Weather worries

Planning any holiday or trip requires a number of elements to be taken into consideration. Visas for international travel, equipment for activities, accommodation and transport are but a few examples. Yet there is one aspect of holiday making that is completely out of a person’s control- the weather. It has the ability to reduce a blissful … Continue reading Weather worries

Game On

I love my sport, just ask my long suffering partner. I don’t know how many hours I've spent absorbed in any sport found on a television screen. It doesn’t matter whether its tennis, rugby, soccer or basketball. I’ve even been busted watching lawn bowls from time to time. Knowing the rules or liking the sport aren’t prerequisites either;  … Continue reading Game On