We first arrived at Jasmine Hills just over two months ago and fell in love. When people think of Thailand they often think of the nightlife of Bangkok, the famous weekend markets and the party beaches but there is so much more to Thailand, and it is an incredibly beautiful country with an indigenous population … More Jasmine Hills Resort and Spa – A Little Piece Of Heaven
This was the highlight of our trip to Bali even if we only spent a few hours here…it was worth it. The Monkey Sanctuary or as it is official known – Padangtegal Mandala Wisata Wanara Wana, is on the outskirts of Ubud town and is owned by the Padangtegal Villagers. It is approximately 27 acres … More Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary Ubud.
When I arrived in Bali I knew that I wanted to get some tattoos done, they are a lot cheaper than at home and Mum had got some done on a previous trip so I knew that the guy she recommended wasn’t going to scar me for life with some crap design. I spent hours … More A Tattoo or Two…
As part of this two, destination trip we had decided to visit Bali but after many hours of trawling the Internet and unable to find anywhere to stay that resembled the peace and tranquility of our temporary home in Thailand, we then decided to just visit for a week. Our last trip to Bali was … More Ubud – Eat, Pray, Love or Traffic, Noise and Mayhem?
We were dropped off on Sunday afternoon at our London Heathrow Airport Hotel…we stocked up on treats and food which was only actually a pot of porridge and wotsits because we were only near a co-op and the restaurant didn’t do room service and we couldn’t be bothered to sit down there eat so we … More Our Journey Back to the Land of Smiles
So, after a year or so on from our travels and dealing with a ‘normal life’…jobs, houses, bills etc..we decided that in general REALITY SUCKS and so decided to shake things up a bit. Left our jobs, put the entire contents of our house in storage and decided to have ourselves a mini adventure… The … More Hannah & Sally’s Mini Adventure
In our final blog post we thought it would be fun to take a look back at our journey and make a few lists…. How far we have travelled…this is only done very roughly and just accounts for the big journeys we made to different countries and areas, we would like to add that we … More 60,000 Miles Around The World – The Facts
YOU CAN LIVE WITH SO LITTLE At home in our normal lives, we like most of us, are prone to amassing things that we feel enhance our lives and feel that we can’t live without – we have been raised in a materialistic world and have been indoctrinated to believe having all these things make … More Lessons We Have Learnt Whilst Travelling
We couldn’t actually believe it…we were going home, the adventure was over and shortly we would be in the U.K. It is an incredibly odd feeling….part of us is screaming “No” and the other part of us is excited to be going back to see our wonderful family…but still it felt like it shouldn’t be … More The Final Flight
We love Christmas it has to be said…actually we are like big kids when it comes to Christmas. Our house usually looks like a grotto and we have so many Christmas traditions we have added over the years that Christmas is our major event of the year. Last year we were in Cambodia, and although … More Christmas Shopping In Bangkok