If you follow me on Twitter (@atravelangelist) you might have noticed that I’ve been doing a bit of travelling around South East Asia. I’ve been organising the trip for a while, but there was just one detail I forgot to plan out… my first day in Bangkok. I flew into Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport as a means … More 24 hours in… Bangkok, Thailand
This is in no way a replacement for going to see your doctor or pop into a travel clinic. However, I struggled to figure out online what vaccines I would need and how to prepare myself for the financial cost (and dead arms). There are so many different viruses, in different habitats that I felt … More What vaccines do I need for Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam?
Any regular visitors to my blog will know how much I like street art. I love flashes of colour on the walls in big cities, and Brussels had plenty of it! Here are a few finds from my 36 hours in the Belgian capital…
I’ve mentioned my trip to Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam a few times now. Mainly because I’m excited, but also due to the fact I booked it so damn long ago! There’s still a bit of a wait, but now I’ve started thinking about visas and vaccinations it feels like it is nearing. So what will … More What am I doing in SE Asia?
When: 10-11 September. Where: Hotel Des Colonies, Brussels. How: Manchester to Charleroi Airport for £42. Flbco bus from Charleroi Airport to Midi-Zuid £12. The military presence in Brussels was alarming, and we were told several times that tourism had taken a hit due to recent events. Such things don’t worry me personally, and it’s a … More 36 hours in Brussels, Belgium
I’ve just returned from a trip to Brussels, Belgium – and it is waffle central. The waffles on the street in the touristy areas are a bit naff and soggy, so I decided to swerve them and make my own at a waffle workshop! The workshop and tour was a real highlight of the trip … More I took a Waffle Workshop in Brussels!
This private Italian-style village was conceived over 90 years ago by Sir Clough Williams-Ellis. I visited as part of my bank holiday staycation in Wales, mainly just to stroll around for a few hours… and for some whiskey gelato. The North Wales tourist attraction is like nothing else in the British Isles, and on a sunny … More Why you should visit Portmeirion, Wales