BROWSE TRAVEL

Vinpearl Hotel – Hue

Vinpearl Hotel – Hue

One of the main highlights of our trip to Vietnam was visiting Hue.  It's a popular destination in Vietnam because of all of its cultural and historical sights, which kept us busy during our time there.  We stayed at the Vinpearl Hotel and coming back after a long day...

Hue – Vietnam

Hue – Vietnam

One of the main cultural highlights of our trip to Vietnam was visiting Hue, the country’s former capital.  Located in central Vietnam by the Perfume River, Hue has a fascinating history of emperor dynasties, invasion and battle.  One of the best ways to learn more...

Hanoi – Vietnam

Hanoi – Vietnam

The northernmost stop on our tour of Vietnam was Hanoi, Vietnam's capital city.  I had heard great things about it - from its fascinating history to the fact that it has a diverse array of influences, including Vietnamese, Chinese and French.   If I'm honest, the...

Hoi An – Vietnam

Hoi An – Vietnam

Vietnam is a country that I have been wanting to visit for a long time, especially as I adore Vietnamese food and I'd heard so many great things about it.  The first proper stop on our trip was to the ancient riverside town of Hoi An.  We had caught a flight from Ho...

SAME Forum – House Of Commons

SAME Forum – House Of Commons

Last week, I had the pleasure of visiting the House of Commons to attend the South Asia and Middle East (SAME) Forum, hosted by chairman Khalid Nadeem, who kindly invited me. As you enter the House of Commons, you come through St Stephen's Hall, which is incredibly...

7 Things To Do In Queenstown

7 Things To Do In Queenstown

Queenstown was by far one of my favourite places that I visited in the south island of New Zealand.  It is a destination that has it all: incredible mountain ranges, stunning lakes and a great overall vibe.  Here are my top 7 recommendations for things to see and do...

Marlborough Sounds

Marlborough Sounds

One of the many stops on our tour around the south island of New Zealand was the sun-drenched town of Blenheim, a great base to experience the country’s wine culture, not to mention the stunning Marlborough Sounds. Keen to try some of New Zealand’s wine whilst in the...

Glaciers In New Zealand

Glaciers In New Zealand

When it comes to New Zealand, there is no shortage of incredible views to admire, with its glacial mountains provide some of the country's most spectacular scenery.  Located in the south island of New Zealand, Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier draw people in from...

Glenorchy + Arrowtown

Glenorchy + Arrowtown

Having just spent over 3 weeks travelling around New Zealand’s south island visiting most of the recommended destinations, I can safely say that Queenstown was my favourite of all.  Not just because it’s such a happening destination but also because there’s so much to...

Views Of Lake Wanaka

Views Of Lake Wanaka

Greetings from New Zealand!  I’ve been off the radar for the past few weeks because I’ve been travelling non-stop around New Zealand’s south island.  There’s plenty more on that to come and I have lots of recommendations to share, which I will be putting up on here in...

7 Things To Do In Christchurch

7 Things To Do In Christchurch

Christchurch is the largest city in the south island of New Zealand and it was the first stop on my trip to the country.  Feeling incredibly jet-lagged after 30-or-so hours of travelling from the UK, we had a few days in the city to adjust and explore.  Christchurch...

Elephants In Chiang Mai

Elephants In Chiang Mai

During my recent visit to Chiang Mai, what was without doubt the absolute highlight of the trip was visiting the Elephant Rescue Park.  Chiang Mai is famous for its elephant sanctuaries and visiting one was definitely something that I wanted to do whilst out there....