I Want Stuff

The past two weeks have been a complete and utter mess. After a brutal summer where I somehow managed to avoid spontaneous combustion… and melting into a dank puddle made up of my own sweat, the seasons began to change. I was able to walk outside for five minutes and not have perspiration dripping down my face and thinking, “why did I even bother to shower?” The air became cool, strolls became pleasant and not an exercise of finding the
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October 13, 2014

Taipei Stop By Stop #3: Li Family Mansion @ Sanmin Senior High School

The Li Family Mansion (蘆洲李宅古蹟) …, sometimes referred to as the Li Family Abode (and sometimes spelled Lee), isn’t somewhere I’d ever really planned on visiting in Taipei. However,
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October 8, 2014

I Think I’m Obsessed With LINE

Every country has a free messaging app that’s more popular than all the others. The UK has Whatsapp. South Korea is crazy for Kakao Talk…. China has WeChat. Some countries prefer Viber. Here in Taiwan,
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October 6, 2014

The Temple Trail In Singapore’s Chinatown

I love temples. Seriously, I’ve written entire posts about temples before, like this one and this one…. I can’t get enough of them when I travel, and always find myself gawping over the gilded
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October 3, 2014

The Best Things I Ate In September

September was a magical month. I started it off in the UK, surprising my mum at her wedding, which was a whole surprise in itself (confused? read this). Then it was off to Singapore… with Ting for our first international
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October 1, 2014

Going Cray For Gardens By The Bay

Singapore is a country that I ended up absolutely adoring, from its food and attractions to surprisingly low prices…. Ting and me had a bit of a rocky start – the hostel proved slightly tricky to find for
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September 29, 2014

Hostelworld App on Google Play: Review

As I get older, I find myself staying in hotels more and more. On my recent trip to Bangkok, I stayed in hotels around Khaosan Road and Silom, and on my trip back to the UK to surprise my mum at her wedding…, I paid
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