If the name isn’t enough of a giveaway James Bond Island was one of the key movie locations for the 007 movie, The Man with the Golden Gun. And of course, what happens when a place appears in a blockbuster movie? It becomes a tourist destination! I’ve been staying in Phuket for a month and I [...]
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Sometimes a girl just needs a little beach time. There’s nothing I love more than feeling the sand between my toes and the sea salt in my hair, which is why I decided to hang out in Phuket for a month! After my very exciting but busy trip to Malaysia, I decided it was time [...]
I’m currently renting a place in Phuket for a month so I can get some work done, get fit, enjoy time to myself, and also visit the dentist. I decided to base myself in the south of the island since it is less touristy than areas like Patong and Karon, and so far I’m loving [...]
After visiting Luang Prabang and partying at the bowling alley in Laos, I crossed the border to Chiang Mai in the North of Thailand. Chiang Mai is a popular spot on the backpacker trail and it’s a great base for exploring the lush jungle of Northern Thailand. There are numerous tours and trips you can [...]
I’m currently renting a place in Phuket for a month so I can get lots of work done and also have some beach time! One of the reasons I actually chose Phuket over some of the smaller Thai islands is because I wanted to get my teeth whitened and they seemed to have some good [...]
The prospect of finding your way around a large, populous country like Thailand by yourself can be pretty scary, but it’s usually fine if you do some research beforehand and know which forms of transport are best for specific journeys. That’s why we’ve compiled this guide to getting around Thailand – hopefully, it should allay [...]
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 before catching a flight to Myanmar. I was craving [...]
For my 21st birthday 4 years ago, my mum and I went to Koh Samui in Thailand. Koh Samui is located off the East Coast of Thailand, and is the country’s second largest island after Phuket. It’s a quick flight from Bangkok and package holidays to Thailand will often include a few days in Bangkok followed by [...]
Phuket is the largest and most popular island in Thailand measuring 48km long and 21km wide. Located in southern Thailand, Phuket lies 862km south of Bangkok on the western side in the Andaman sea. It is heavily developed for tourism with lots of top notch hotels, and the island is popular with people booking package [...]
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I'm a British girl from Manchester and I have been traveling solo since 2008. After graduating from university I decided there was more to life than the hours between 9 and 5, so I packed my journalism degree into my suitcase to travel the world and work remotely. I hope to inspire you to be your own boss, live life and travel the world.