Hawaii: Big Island

Sad to leave Oahu but excited to continue exploring Hawaii, we left the North Shore bright and early for the drive down to Honolulu to catch our flight to Big Island. The journey should have been a simple 40 minute ride down the highway, but our rental car unfortunately had other ideas: the battery died … More Hawaii: Big Island

Myanmar: Yangon

The time I spent in Yangon was, in the end, a little haphazard! My first visit to the city was a bit earlier than planned, after my medical dash from Inle Lake. I spent most of this visit in a room with Netflix recovering from gastroenteritis, but after four days in self-imposed quarantine, I felt … More Myanmar: Yangon

Myanmar: Ngapali

After the serene waters of Inle Lake, it was time for me to head to another body of water and get my first taste of the Indian Ocean. In the three months I’ve been away I’d only spent three days on the beach, so was excited to spend some time on the coast. My original … More Myanmar: Ngapali

The Journey

The adventure is under way! Just a quick post to let all of my (2, maybe 3) readers know I’ve arrived safely in Phnom Penh. The journey started with a bit of a mixed check-in experience at Heathrow. The pro: I’d like to congratulate myself on thinking ahead to select my seats online a couple … More The Journey