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Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

What is not common knowledge, with tourists in Bangkok, is that there is a local train from Hua Lumphong Train Station out to Don Muang airport for 30 Baht per person, yep, just over AUD$1. The taxis and airport pickups will often charge between 500 Baht (AUD$20) and 700 Baht…
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Koh Chang, Thailand

After dropping the kids off at Phnom Penh airport we caught a taxi to our very cheap hotel near the bus station we were supposed to leave from the next morning. We had booked two seats in a minivan that was supposed to take us through to Trat in Thailand….
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Sihanoukville Cambodia Adventures with the Kids

Sihanoukville is about four hours drive from Phnom Penh. It is probably the best known of Cambodia’s beaches. It is frequented by backpackers and is home to many western expats. Sihanoukville was where Cambodia’s first main port was built and it is home to the Angkor beer brewery. Over the…
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Bus to Siem Reap and Phnom Penh to meet the Kids

We were now retracing the steps we took in June from Bangkok to Phnom Penh via Siem Reap. Our journey now was much different as we were going to Phnom Penh to meet our two children, Charlotte and Jesse, and spend two weeks with them over Christmas in Sihanoukville. We…
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Koh Tao and our Journey to Bangkok

The tropical island dream is for radiant sunshine in a brilliant blue sky, long white sandy beaches being lapped by a turquoise clear ocean. The lady on her sunbed surrounded by swaying palm trees, reading the latest holiday trash novel, whilst sipping on a long glass, colourful cocktail with little…
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