My 2016 Travel Plans!

It’s been a quiet year on the blog so far. Not having a computer makes typing blog posts significantly harder but now that that issue has been resolved, well, you should be hearing from me a lot more frequently. My silence on the blog also doesn’t mean that I haven’t been travelling. On the contrary, if you follow me on Snapchat, where my ID is waegook_tom, you’ll see that I started the year off in South Korea, and have already…
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May 11, 2016

A Saigon City Break: I Heart HCMC

After I booked a rather last minute Saigon city break during last year’s Moon Festival, I approached the vacation with a little trepidation. Vietnam can get a bad reputation from some. I’d avoided…
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May 9, 2016

Purple Suitcase Problems

Sitting on board EVA Air’s (in)famous Hello Kitty plane bound for Incheon Airport, the main air hub serving Seoul, capital of South Korea, I was a little worried. You see, I was travelling with Ting,…
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November 2, 2015

Surviving Vietnam Scams

In the lovely land of Vietnam, scams are rife and always lingering at the forefront of any traveller’s mind. Well, any traveller who’s done their research. Ting and I decided to head to Ho Chi…
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October 5, 2015

Becoming A Cranky Old Traveller

I’ve always been old for my age. When other kids were running around carefree on school trips, I’d be the one standing worried that I’d miss the coach if I indulged in too much playtime,…
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September 25, 2015

Scrumptious Summer Eats

Now before I get started, I have to warn you: there are no pictures of refreshing fruit salads, leafy greens spritzed with lemon juice, nor anything else that you may typically associate with summer. The title…
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September 23, 2015

Doing All The Touristy Things In London

We’ve all heard the phrase, “being a tourist in your own city”. Well, in my hometown of Harrogate, the must-dos amount to: 1) eating at Bettys cafe, 2)…Valley Gardens? Harlow Carr?…
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