The last time I rode an elephant was in 2014 and I deeply regret it. I was a part of a day trip visiting areas outside of Chiang Mai and there were too few elephants arranged for our group. I had to sit at an elephant’s neck, spoiling the view for the Spanish couple already… Read More The ethics of elephant riding
Munich to Prague (via Austria) is a simple and affordable rail holiday.… Read More Munich to Prague by rail
Eating vegetarian in Hong Kong can be tough. Here’s five restaurants to try out. … Read More Eating Vegetarian in Hong Kong
The film put Bruges on the map for me when I first saw it at 17, and I’ve watched this immensely quotable comedy a dozen times since. So it was to my girlfriend’s delight that I spent our weekend in Belgium reciting bits of dialogue from a film she’d only seen once, and didn’t much care for.… Read More In Bruges: a tour in quotes
As the scale of an attack unfolds on rolling news coverage, how can travellers decide whether its safe to go ahead with a trip to an area affected by terrorism?… Read More Should you cancel your trip to an area affected by terrorism?
Bruges is best explored by foot. And its small enough to do so too; the historic city centre is about 430 hectares in size. Here’s a suggested 24-hour itinerary for Bruges with no public transport necessary.… Read More 24 hours in Bruges