Flores In 7 Days

Each one of Indonesia’s islands will intrigue, mystify and stop you in your tracks at their different yet equal beauty that runs across this volcanic archipelago. Each island can easily justify a month of traveling to truly discover all its hidden treasures while I’m sure even then some would be left unturned. While many, myself … More Flores In 7 Days

Kelimutu, Flores

3:45… darkness still owned the night, but the countless stars signified a cloudless sky. Piling into a neon orange bemo, the twisting climb to Kelimutu National Park began. From the parking lot a short 30 minute walk lit by narrow beams of light from our torches brought me to the viewpoint. The darkness retreated as … More Kelimutu, Flores

Sangkhlaburi, Thailand

Only about 25 kilometers from the Burmese border, set amongst the mountains blanketed in lush jungle Sangkhlaburi lies off the well-trodden path that most take around this spectacular country. A place with few foreigners, but instead many Thai tourists escaping the cities come here as an almost secret getaway. Home to serene picturesque landscape, both … More Sangkhlaburi, Thailand

Hoi An, Vietnam

Picturesque, calm, preserved and silk induced, this town of tailors is a UNESCO World Heritage city in Central Vietnam. Myself, it has been a place of rest and relaxation in a country full of seemingly chaotic cities, as well as a place of indulgence. While the hundreds of tailors can be overwhelming at times, it … More Hoi An, Vietnam

Inle Lake, Myanmar

In the Shan State of Myanmar, just below Nyaungshwe sits picturesque Inle Lake. A place where the past is still present with traditional fishing methods being practiced. Old fashioned handicrafts still being made from textiles, jewellery and even hand rolled cheroots produced by the hundreds daily. A boat can easily be hired to discover the … More Inle Lake, Myanmar

Varkala, India

  In the south of India, in the jewel state of Kerala sits Varkala. Perched high above on the red cliffs that line the coast it was a place of relaxation and pure enjoyment. A rocky decline down to the beach where the waves crashed (with quite the undertow to be careful of), you could … More Varkala, India