A magical landscape of limestone karsts, meandering waterways and hidden temples.
A quick guide to visiting the GUM Market Yerevan, Armenia’s biggest fresh food market and the best Yerevan market to visit in the city! One of the first buildings in Yerevan that caught my… Read More
Thinking of doing the Kazbegi to Gergeti Trinity Church hike in Republic of Georgia? Don’t attempt the trek without reading these essential tips first! This post was originally published in 2017 and recently updated for… Read More
A guide to Batumi, Georgia’s Black Sea capital. Including the best things to do in Batumi, where to eat and drink, and tips for planning your visit. Quick links: 1/ Why visit Batumi? 2/… Read More
Inside the Hanoi studio and shop of one of my favourite sustainable fashion brands.
Forget the mass-produced knickknacks! This guide to independent Tbilisi gift shops shows you where to find the best handmade, authentic and traditional Tbilisi souvenirs. Like most capital cities these days, Tbilisi is overflowing with… Read More
Nothing beats a good road trip, and Oman has to be one of the best countries in the world for independent driving. The roads are well-maintained, fuel is incredibly cheap, and there’s no shortage of… Read More
When most people think of responsible or sustainable travel, they automatically think about the environment. Remaining mindful of the ill effects of mass tourism on our planet is of course important, and by now we… Read More
Taipei is the kind of city people love to leave. Not because there’s anything wrong with Taipei itself—but because its location and transport network make it a perfect base for day trips around northern Taiwan.… Read More
Northern Vietnam’s less-visited trekking and homestay paradise, just 160km outside of Hanoi.
Planning a trip to the Caucasus? Here are my top things to do in Tbilisi Georgia — including popular tourist spots, unusual activities, and local secrets. Tbilisi is a city close to my heart.… Read More
My tips for visiting Ho Thuy Tien, the famous abandoned dragon waterpark in Hue, Central Vietnam.