Diary notes from my 3 days in Siem Reap, Cambodia.Read More
Time Difference wakes me up early and I realise this town is a bit of a late snoozer, with most places not opening until 10-12ish. Not great for a caffeine craving scandi!
I head off to the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall under the looming rain clouds, where I get targeted by one of their English speaking guides. He seems to think that talking to me is the best thing since Colour TV, and persuades me to stay and watch as they do the hourly guard swap. So I do, only to conclude that…Read More
I really only have one point on the agenda of my visit to The Adventure Capital of the World, and it does not include any type of adrenaline boosting activity. Instead, something way more up my alley. Burgers! Vegan Burgers!Read More
I have always loved the unexpected results from getting your disposable films developed. Of course, when one is on the road there is unfortunately often that logistic part to consider. You want to save as much valuable backpack space as possible and so carrying extra luxuries like disposable cameras are not ideal. Fast forward to Gudak - an app that turns your phone into a disposable camera.Read More
It is with a great relief I roll out of Christchurch city. I doubt I will ever be a confident city driver, but combine that with the first time driving in six months, doing so in left (if it is not right, it is wrong eh!!) side traffic and in an unfamiliar car; that just brings you to a whole new level of stressfulness.
Let the South Island Road Trip begin!Read More