I’m expecting some backlash on this one, but first of all please read this post before you go crazy at me for riding an elephant. Then you have my permission. “You’re meant to be a responsible traveller!” – I know. “You know why you should never ride Elephants!” – I do. “What the hell are you playing at?!”- Well… I can kind of explain if you’ll let me.  This post is my explanation. If it helps, I regret it. Its taken me a while to come to terms with it enough to write this post. This post is not to justify my…

View Post

I’m glad to tell you that I’ve been nominated for a Liebster Award. So I had actually not heard of the Liebster award until Karla of GlobalETA contacted me to nominate The Wandering Welshie. I’m guessing that not all my readers have heard of it either. What is a Liebster Award? The Liebster is an award that exists only on the internet, and is given to bloggers by other bloggers. Legend has it that the earliest awarding goes back to 2011. Liebster in German means sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing, and welcome. The rules are as follows Post…

View Post

If you’re in Siem Reap no doubt you’ll already know all about Angkor Wat. You may also have done a heavy night out on Pub Street. But if you’re looking for something else, something entertaining, that gives something back to the community, look no further than Phare Cambodian Circus. Phare artists use drama, dance, live music and circus arts to tell uniquely Cambodian stories from recent history, folklore or modern society. Practical Info Showtimes The show is on every day at 8pm. The big top holds just over 300 people. The performance is suitable for everyone, kids included. They also…

View Post

Where to do a Camel Safari in Rajasthan? Jaisalmer is the town located in the heart of the thar desert. Hundreds of tourists come here for the desert but Jaisalmer is also a really cool city. In Rajasthan a lot of the cities are associated with colour. Jaipur is the pink city. Jodhpur is the blue city. Udaipur is the white city. Jaisalmer is the golden city and it’s easy to see why. Nearly all of the buildings are made from yellow sandstone that look golden in the intense desert sun. There are many homestays and hotels in Jaisalmer and lots of…

View Post

Here’s a blog post for the ladies today. One of the cool things about being is a girl is being able to find cool girl products to take travelling. Now you can be as high or low maintenance as you like when you travel it’s absolutely down to personal preference. For example I really can’t be bothered to put makeup on when I’m travelling most days as the sun and humidity mean it just melts off my face. But it’s still useful to have some girl items to take travelling that will make life a bit easier as well. These are…

View Post