Checking out Sydney with Tinder Dates…

Get your mind out of the gutter… I’m not talking hook-ups. I know; it sounds a little bit crazy / weird / are you outta your mind but think about it this way… Tinder is about people finding people (even if it is based on what you look like and a small profile) it uses location services, a facebook…

Sydney celebrations 

I’d been told that I should really be sticking in Oz for Australia Day and no better place to do it than Sydney. My first couple of nights were spent in Kirribilli; not a bad spot to be staying, just on the shore by the harbour bridge on the North Shore.  For Oz day, we…

Phu Quoc island,Vietnam

After the sensory, visual and constant travel overload of Burma, The island of Phu Quoc was going to be a welcome relief, as was access to a regular wifi connection.  Flying gout of Burma, via Ho Chi Minh City and having to deal with the point to point airline  Vietjet Air so lets get off the plane,…

Chasing the sun in Burma… Yangon to Bagan

Heading for Yangon It feels like I am finishing this off an age after we have been there.  I can’t believe that, it is almost a month since we were there. After 4 hours sleep we were up and out to catch our flight from HK to Bangkok on Asia Air (dare I say that…

Starting 2016 in Hong Kong

A sleepless overnight flight meant we were extremely happy to meet the  driver waiting to bring us to the Cordis Hotel and start this trip in style.  Straight up to the club lounge to enjoy some early evening bubbles (not contemplating that it was only 9am GMT) and get an overview on the city, maps and…