Solo Hiking: Trail 6 & 10 in The Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

This route was suggested to me by another traveller I met in Indonesia so I didn’t really know what to expect. I honestly didn’t know much about the Cameron Highlands before coming here. All I knew was that there was a lot of green, strawberries and tea. And that you could hike. That’s it. AfterContinue reading “Solo Hiking: Trail 6 & 10 in The Cameron Highlands, Malaysia”

10 Tips for Backpacking Malaysia

1. Although Malaysia is a modern country, it is much more conservative than neighbouring southeast Asian countries, so make sure you dress and act respectfully 2. From what I experienced people here were extremely friendly and chatty on the subway and bus stations so don’t be surprised if someone wants to chat with you asContinue reading “10 Tips for Backpacking Malaysia”

10 Tips for Backpacking Thailand

1. Eat all the Thai food physically possible!!! So cheap and so tasty!! 2. But be careful that your food is cooked properly, especially on little islands or Railay, where the food needs to be brought in from a long tail boat. 3. It is insanely easy to get around – everything is very wellContinue reading “10 Tips for Backpacking Thailand”

10 Tips for Backpacking the Gili Islands

1. The power goes out often here and can stay out for a few hours so be prepared.. and be patient! 2. That being said the wifi also sucks at most places… but you’re on a beautiful island so who needs wifi anyways. 3. There are movie nights on the beach if you pay forContinue reading “10 Tips for Backpacking the Gili Islands”

Thailand Itinerary: 10 Days of Beach and Culture

Depending on what you want to see/do, your budget, and the length of your trip, your itinerary for Thailand can vary greatly! When I was travelling in Thailand, I was partnered with my boyfriend who was only joining me for 2 weeks and really wanted to have a beach vacation so our itinerary was gearedContinue reading “Thailand Itinerary: 10 Days of Beach and Culture”

Quick Guide to Railay, Thailand

Railay, Thailand is located between the city of Krabi and Ao Nang. It’s a beautiful secluded area where many day trippers come to see its gorgeous beaches and limestone cliffs. During the night, a smaller group of tourists roam the island and enjoy a more quiet and peaceful atmosphere. There are monkeys all around, noContinue reading “Quick Guide to Railay, Thailand”

Philippines: 2 Week Itinerary

I arrived in the Philippines at the start of the rain season (end of May-beginning of June) so I decided to only stay for 2 weeks despite wanting to stay forever and explore all that the Philippines has to offer. One of the top things I wanted to do here was get my PADI OpenContinue reading “Philippines: 2 Week Itinerary”