With an ageing population more and more Australians are looking for alternative retirement options. As baby boomers we have worked hard all our life, as retirement age approaches we watch as pension age creeps further and further from our reach. This leaves us wandering will we ever be able to retire? Will we still be […]
From the days of Marco Polo, Asia has captivated people from all over the World.
Asia’s close proximity to Australia makes it one of the most popular regions visited by Australians. We are no exception, and have travelled extensively through Asia since our youth.
We later introduced our children into the delights of travel, when we explored Asia as a young family. I will never forget the look of wonder in their eyes through these journeys, making our travel experience even more fulfilling.
We have enjoyed many Asian cities and hope you will too. Here are the stories of our travels.
Click below to read our city guides for Asia:
Planning our trip from Siem Reap to Chiang Mai Thailand After a memorable week of exploring Angkor Wat and the floating villages near Siem Reap in Cambodia, it was time to return to our home base in Chiang Mai Thailand. While exploring our options for the trip back to Chiang Mai, we decided we didn’t […]
Travelling to Siem Reap and Angkor Wat Most people have seen the iconic photo of sunrise over the 12th century temple complex of Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat has always fired the imagination, images of Indiana Jones like hero’s hacking their way through impenetrable jungle to find a hidden treasure from lost civilisations is the stuff […]
There are so many things to do in Chiang Mai Thailand, wash an elephant at one of the many elephant parks, fly like a bird while ziplining through ancient forests or explore the tranquil beauty of the Buddhist temples, these are just some of the Chiang Mai attractions on offer when you visit this beautiful […]
How do you get from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap? Most people travelling from Chiang Mai Thailand to Siem Reap in Cambodia fly via Bangkok, this is the quickest and easiest way to get there. Others like to mix it up by taking the train from Chiang Mai to Bangkok before joining Bangkok to Siem […]
A relaxing stay at Tresor d’Angkor Suite Siem Reap We arrived in Siem Reap Cambodia after a long journey from Chiang Mai in neighbouring Thailand, we climbed into a tuk tuk and were whisked through the chaotic streets of this exotic city to our home for the next two nights, the Tresor d’Angkor Suite. We […]