Posts byJulie

Bhutan The Kingdom of Happiness.

Not far from Nepal, we are now in a small country called Bhutan, known as the kingdom of happiness. There is a limited number of tourists permitted into the country at any one time so you must pre-organise your travels. Travelling independently is also very challenging due to the lack of transport available so it’s
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Adventures in the South of India.

We’ve just landed in Mumbai (or Bombay as it was once known) and can’t wait to start our adventures in the south of India. Firstly, we spent a few days exploring the chaotic city of Mumbai, staying in the trendy Colaba area which was fascinating. Great architecture, interesting markets, delicious food, insane traffic and crazy
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Release a Magical Sky Lantern in Shifen.

Releasing our very own Shifen sky lantern (in Taiwan) and watching it drift away (with our dreams painted on the panels) was an unforgettable and magical moment for us. So, you’re wondering how do I release my very own sky lantern in Shifen? History of Shifen, Taiwan Firstly, a little bit about Shifen! Shifen is
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Local Life on the Yangon Circular Train.

Old, slow, uncomfortable and 3 hours later we completed the Yangon Circular Train loop. Who would have thought for less than an Aussie dollar this would be the highlight of our adventure to Myanmar (Burma)?  Yangon life doesn’t get any more real than this. Riding the Yangon Circular Train provided us with a window into
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Cool Things to do in Rotterdam in 1 Day.

So, you ask, what to do in Rotterdam in one day? Apart from being cool, Rotterdam has a very steep history and expansive waterways. The streets are filled with wonderful iconic buildings, impressive sculptures and an incredibly strong food scene. You’ll find a cultural and contemporary warmth with an architectural twist as you navigate around
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Our 20 Quick Tips When Visiting Cuba.

Heading to Cuba? Here’s our 20 quick tips when visiting Cuba that’ll help make your adventure even more enjoyable!  Any visitor to this Caribbean island of Cuba expecting to see Chevys and Pontiacs, tin can Russian Ladas, the fading pastel paint of art deco buildings, music and dancing won’t be disappointed. Stuck in the 1950’s
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What can I do in Sydney in one day?

What can I do in Sydney in one day? Blessed with a splendid harbour, perfect beaches, great national parks, intriguing entertainment, inviting bars and a fascinating heritage. Our Choice, Luna Park is just for fun. An attraction located on Sydney Harbour and virtually nestled under the iconic Harbour Bridge and opposite the Opera House.   A heritage
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Fun Cooking Class in Ubud Bali with Ketut!

Alway’s a highlight for us when visiting Indonesia is to do a fun cooking class in Ubud, Bali. Surrounded by beautiful rice paddies and rain forests Ubud is situated 1.5 hour’s drive from the busy area of Seminyak. Known as the creative centre of Bali, you’ll find all types of traditional crafts from dance to
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