• Travel
  • A great time in Georgetown: Penang, Malaysia

    Asiatika Venture, Jalan Penang, ringgits, popiah, curry mee, Nasi Lemak, Georgetown, Penang, curry, Asia, backpacker, backpacking, foodie, mother & daughter food bloggers, mother & daughter food & travel bloggers, mother & daughter bloggers, food blogger, travel blogger, backpacking blogger, Malaysia, Singapore, night bus, lady boys, Wheelers Cafe, Bangkok, cycle cafe, Love Lane, monkey beach, Penang National Park

    Running through a sketchy looking housing estate with everything I own on my back, all 11kg of it. It’s 90% humidity and 28 degree heat. Sweat dripping from my face, heart racing at the thought of missing my night bus which is due to leave in 5 minutes. Not a clue where I am, relying […]

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  • Easy Rider: Nha Trang to Da Lat, Vietnam

    If you have the money then do it. Aimee, Lisa, Nicola, Kevin and I were met outside Mojzo Inn by six Vietnamese men on motorbikes. They were Easy Riders, a group of older men, often veterans of the Vietnamese/American war, who tour Vietnam by motorbike. The famous Easy Rider Tours are a great way to see […]

  • Weekly Treats
  • This week’s sweet treats: 21/03/2014

    Costa coffee, Java Cafe, iced coffee, Vietnam, ginger muffin, The Anvil, Bishop's Waltham, West Dean Gardens, coconut flapjack, The Fox Goes Free, Charlton

    What better way to start your Friday than with our weekly round-up of some of the many sweet treats we’ve eaten this week. Here’s five of our favourites! Clockwise from top left: 1. Refreshing iced coffee made with condensed milk from Java Cafe, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Helen enjoyed this whilst backpacking around Asia. Keep up to date […]

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  • The room next to the party: Thailand to Cambodia

    I’ll take the room next to the party please. I left Bangkok heading six hours south to Koh Chang, Thailand’s second largest island situated off the north eastern coast, close to the town of Trat. I decided to make my own way there by public bus instead of booking the mini van put on for […]