Category: Travel

Cycling in the Land of the Head Hunters

Do you remember the first television series of Survivor?  The winner was a guy everyone seemed to dislike, who walked around naked and his saving grace was the fact that...

Hedonism on a Budget

Imagine taking a month long holiday to the tropics, enjoying fabulous food and sinking yourself into the luxury of 20 massages over 20 days. You could do it for less than...

Why Do I Have To Rent A Scooter Next Week?

Why Do I Have To Rent A Scooter Next Week?

When my wife and I are about to take a holiday, we’re very selective about asking our colleagues for hotel recommendations.  We live in Singapore, a haven-like jumping point for...

Visiting the home of the Dalai Lama

Visiting the home of the Dalai Lama

Three days from now, my wife and I will be flying to Delhi, with 20 high school students in tow. We’ll stay overnight, and then shoot up to Dharamsala, India...

Land-locked in Laos

Last Sunday, my wife and I started a 3 week holiday in Laos. We’re having a fabulous time treking, eating superb food and enjoying the best accomodation-value for money that...