Sleeping on a Junk Boat in Halong Bay with Wimdu!

Thought Wimdu just did apartments? Think again. You can also sleep on a junk boat in Vietnam too! When I was booking accommodation in Hanoi through Wimdu, I also saw a few Halong Bay Cruises listed. Cruising Halong Bay is one of those things you have...

Staying at La Belle Vie Hanoi with Wimdu

I wasn't a fan of Hanoi in Vietnam. It was cold, wet and the pavements were so narrow that I was walking in the road amongst a sea of bikes. So I was thankful that I had a gorgeous room at La Belle Vie hotel...

Dolphin & Seal Swim on the Mornington Peninsula

"We look like a shipwreck disaster" joked my snorkel guide as I hung on to a life belt in the ocean off the Mornington Peninsula. Of course we hadn't been in a ship wreck, and I wasn't in any danger. I was on the Moonraker Dolphin...

The Other Islands of Venice

Before I visited Venice I had no idea that the whole city is actually an archipelago of 118 small islands separated by canals and waterways. Obviously Venice itself is the most popular tourist destination to visit on the Venetian lagoon- it was once of the...

A Guide to Low Cost Airlines in Europe

If you're traveling around Europe, flying can often be one of the cheapest options for getting from A to B because of the number of low cost airlines offering cheap fares. I feel very fortunate to come from the UK because there are so many different...

Hotel Review: Amari Watergate Bangkok

Bangkok is known for its luxury hotels and rooftop bars, but the Executive Floors of the Amari Watergate Hotel take the red carpet treatment to the next level.  After 3 weeks traveling through Vietnam, Laos and Northern Thailand, I found myself in Bangkok for one night...

Boat trip to Rottnest Island, Western Australia

If you plan to visit Australia, Western Australia has some incredible scenery and beautiful beaches. The region is full of blue skies, beautiful landscapes, and ancient cultures to explore. It also features some of the country's best cuisine and a number of wineries for visitors to...

Sleeping in Heathrow Terminal 4 at Yotel

When I booked an early morning flight from London to Kuala Lumpur, I realised I would be sleeping in Heathrow Terminal 4 for the night. Step in Yotel, with trendy purple cabins available from 4 to 24 hours...