Close to the Myanmar border and about 3 hours drive northwest from Chiang Mai you will find this small little town at the foot of the mountains. Welcome to Pai, Thailand! Getting There What is the best way to get to Pai? Stick to the main road straight from Chiang Mai to Pai. Things … Continue reading WHY PAI??? THIS IS WHY! (Thailand)
Is Chiang Rai worth the visit? This was the question we asked ourselves as we planned our road trip in Northern Thailand. So we decided to go and check it out. Our top recommendations in Chiang Rai: Clock Tower A golden clock by day with the most unique architecture, located in the centre of a … Continue reading CHIANG RAI – Is It Worth a Visit?
After almost one year traveling full time we have managed to narrow our packing list down to the bare essentials. This is what is in our bags: 1. Eben's Backpack (Check-in) 5 x Shorts 2 x Swim shorts 7 x T-shirts 1 x Collar shirt (for embassy's) 1 x pair of Jeans 1 x pair … Continue reading What to Pack When Traveling Full Time?
Traveling and exploring many countries also mean that we want to experience all the transport methods available. Luckily time is on our side and our next stop was Chiang Mai. We decided to take Kayla (7) and Megan (5) on their first sleeper train. A train rocking the girls to sleep while Eben and I … Continue reading No Sleep Sleeper Train – Bangkok to Chiang Mai
Is Krabi really worth it?? As I scroll through posts on Facebook I come across so many travelers asking whether Krabi is worth visiting. Also a lot of people saying that Krabi is such a boring place, definitely worth a skip. I beg to differ... Visiting Krabi through a travel agent This was our second … Continue reading Why Krabi Made Me Cry
We share some travel tips on how to travel Phi Phi island on a budget. It is actually not so difficult to arrange your own transport and tours instead of making use of a travel agency. Here is how we did it: How to get to Phi Phi island from Phuket We made use … Continue reading How to count your pennies on Phi Phi Island…with kids
How to get the best out of Sabah with limited time and a tight budget. For those new to Sabah, Sabah is the northern Malaysian state of the island of Borneo. Kota Kinabalu This is the capital of Sabah and also the starting point of our journey. Better known amongst the locals as KK. Take … Continue reading 7 Days in Sabah…with kids
Travel guide and tips for exploring Kuching Kuching is the capital of Sarawak and home to the most hospitable people. Here your tastebuds will also be treated to the most extraordinary tastes and flavours. Getting Around Drive around by making use of the local bus system or alternatively just order a Grab car on your … Continue reading Exploring Sarawak’s Kuching…with kids
A Travel Guide to One Of Malaysia's Most Beautiful Islands HOW TO GET TO TIOMAN ISLAND Stay over in Mersing --> We traveled by bus to Mersing and because our arrival time and the departure time of the ferry was within one hour, we decided to rather spend a night in Mersing, just to be … Continue reading TRAVELING TIOMAN ISLAND…WITH KIDS
The largest man-made lake in South East Asia surrounded by the world's oldest rainforest? This had to be investigated! Lake Kenyir was named after Kenyir River, one of many rivers whose level rose due to the construction of Jenagor Dam. This resulted in the mountains and hills being submerged to become 340 little islands. … Continue reading ROAD TRIP TO LAKE KENYIR…WITH KIDS