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Pangkor Laut, Malaysia: Your own private island

If you want to experience your own slice of a private island but don’t have Richard Branson’s bank balance, then let me introduce you to Pulau Pangkor Laut. A five star luxury resort with bungalows standing up out of the turquoise sea, an award winning spa, eternity pools where you can gaze the day away, and […]

Where to find the best massages in Chiang Mai, Thailand

You can’t come to Thailand and not indulge in a massage, or few. But with every road in Chiang Mai swamped with massage places, it is easy to feel confused on where your money will be best spent. To help here is my little black book of where you can find the best massage places in this city, along with some common thai […]

Boracay, Philippines: is it really worth the hype?

I have yet to know of another island in the whole world which divides public opinion like Boracay in the Philippines does; some people hate it, other people love it. It is the marmite of the Philippines. Does it really boast the most beautiful white sands and crystal clear blue sea, putting the likes of […]

Koh Kradan: Thailand’s secret island paradise

You need to visit Thailand’s secret island paradise that very few people knew about, until now. Are you looking for clear blue skies, transparent sea which sparkles in the sun as multi-coloured fish swim by? Where all you can hear is silence apart from the sound of waves lapping against the pure white sand?  Welcome to […]