Lombok: A Road Less Travelled

  Bali’s neighbouring island Lombok offers a much quieter vibe with coastlines that are equally as stunning, revealing luscious green landscapes, untouched scenic beaches with hardly anyone on them apart from Fishermen. Most tourists tend to visit Lombok’s North West Gili Islands (Gili Air, Gili Meno and Gili Trawangan) which they often reach by boat from Bali, bypassing the mainland. This is […]

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Our 10 Best Bali Moments

  At the time of writing this, we had been travelling through Asia for 11 months and spent 3 of these in Bali. We have had some amazing experiences whilst in this beautiful part of the world, which I wanted to share here!   In no particular order, here are our 10 best Bali moments:     1. Discovering Canggu  […]

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7 Day Travel Guide to Kyoto, Japan

  We always wondered what Japan would be like, although we never really imagined we would actually go there. Our travels through Asia had to include this amazing country, but we knew it was expensive so our decision was to visit only for 1 week.   Why Kyoto? To explain the real reason why it was Kyoto and not another […]

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Our Trip to Kerala, South India

  Kerala is a beautiful State in South West India, below Goa and Karnataka. We travelled around for 11 days in February whilst renting the house in Goa, so that we could travel light!   Our Kerala Itinerary Kochi – 2 days Munnar – 2 days Alleppey – 3 days Varkala – 4 days   It all Started with a Train […]

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Goa to Gokarna

  After many recommendations to visit Gokarna, we decided to head down there during the Elections in Goa for 4 days on the 2nd of February. It only takes 1.5 hours by train from Canacona (Palolem) and costs 25 Rupees (30p) or you can go by motorbike.     This was to be our first ever Indian train experience and […]

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Our First Stop: Palolem, South Goa

We arrived in Goa on the 16th November and headed straight to Palolem Beach! Out of recommendation from friends who go there every year, we stayed at Papillon Beach Huts on the south side of the beach. Our intention was to stay for a week or two until we found a house to rent. As it was the beginning of […]

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