How to spend three days in Bangkok

Bangkok's impressive Grand Palace

Bangkok, a sprawling expanse of a city; exciting exhilarating, and exhausting. I had three days to explore this magnificent city (rooted in the knowledge that despite my short trip, I would certainly be back). There is much debate about where to … Continue reading


If you’re living in Europe and seeking a weekend break or simply backpacking across the mainland, make sure you visit Budapest, the Hungarian capital. I visited earlier this year with friends. Our flights were cheap, and the hostel even cheaper, … Continue reading

Getting to know: Paris

La Tour Eiffel, my favourite tower

“I can see why you want to go there,” someone said to me. “But it’s so… overrated.” Despite this comment from someone I barely knew, I had high expectations for Paris and was not disappointed. Getting there from London couldn’t be … Continue reading