Up until this time last year I had never heard of the yacht week, a series of events led me to a new friend and a yacht week veteran. The more I heard the more I felt like it was exactly the kind of thing I would love! Sun, sea, partying, meeting people from all… Continue reading The Yacht Week – what’s it about?
Spring has arrived and with that comes spring cleaning and packing away the winter woolies (well almost time for that). With that in mind I spent this weekend refreshing my wardrobe, my skin and my hair! First step was a pamper session and a bubble bath Nothing says pamper session like a bubble bath and… Continue reading Spring Refresh
Pai is one of those places that I had read and heard so much about I just had to visit. I had heard a mix of reviews, some people couldn’t stop singing the praises of Pai and others were determined that it was “too western”. I decided I had to visit and make the decision… Continue reading Pai – a hippie haven
Elephant Nature Park was one of the definite highlights of any of my travels. ENP is a sanctuary for elephants from all over Thailand. Unfortunately the tourist trade in Thailand has resulted in poaching and cruelty to elephants in a bid to train the young to allow tourists to ride them and to go trekking.… Continue reading Elephant Nature Park – Thailand
Recently I went to visit the Giants Causeway on the northern coast of Ireland, I had never been before and it really was amazing! The Giants Causeway is famous for the hexagon shaped rocks created by volcanic eruptions meeting the cold sea, there is nothing else like it. We arrived just before the site closed… Continue reading The Giants Causeway – Ireland
Overnight trains are a favourite amongst backpackers when in Thailand. They are a cheap, safe and scenic way to travel. Many local Thai people use the overnight trains to travel so you know they have to be good! Here are a few tips to make sure you get the most out of your overnight train… Continue reading Thailand – Overnight Train Guide
2016 was a summer that allowed me to make so many dreams come true. One of those dreams was going to Thailand, somewhere I have wanted to experience for as long as I wanted to travel. Getting There I booked my flights to Bangkok from Dublin with Emirates via STA. To get the best value on… Continue reading Thailand; Bangkok and Chiang Mai