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Malay Peninsula West Coast

Malay Peninsula West Coast

If you’re planning a multi-destination road trip, then booking an open-jaw flight can be a godsend. Our Malay peninsula west coast journey would actually start in Phuket, Thailand – just north of the Thai-Malaysian border. The trip would end in Kuala Lumpur, after visiting a sequence of destinations including Langkawi, Penang, Melaka and Port Dixon.

Lembongan Island Eating Out

Lembongan Island Eating Out

Your eating out options in Lembongan are plentiful enough. Every guesthouse offers a menu, and there’s a good variety of standalone restaurants and warungs. During our 8-day stay on the island we had the opportunity to sample much of what was on offer, but which of our Lembongan island eating out experiences would stand out from the

Lembongan Island Guesthouses

Lembongan Island Guesthouses

Nusa Lembongan is a laid-back island off the southeast coast of Bali. After our 4-day stay in Ubud, we took a boat to discover what the island had to offer. With a good selection of Lembongan island guesthouses to choose from, we’d selected 2 places – at opposite sides of the island from each other – with four

Gdansk Poland Activities

Gdańsk Poland Activities

Apart from the picturesque old town and excellent eating venues, Gdansk is home to a top-class selection of interactive museums. You’ll need at least 3 days to do justice to these as well as the other Gdansk Poland activities on offer. Staying at the Liberum hotel in the heart of the old town, we were

Malta Clifftop Camping

New Year’s Eve Malta Clifftop Camping

December 31st – While everybody else was putting on their glad rags and preparing for a Yuletide bash in the city, we were heading in the opposite direction – up into the hills in fact. We were planning a New Year’s Eve Malta clifftop camping excursion. Something different, we thought – Just for the one night.

Lembongan Island Transfers

Lembongan Island Transfers

Following our 4-day stay in Ubud, we were heading south to spend some time on a lush island off the coast of Bali. The previous day we purchased tickets for our Lembongan island transfers from a small travel agent in Ubud. We were now gearing up for a (hopefully) pleasant bus and boat transfer followed

Valencia Activities

7 Must-Do Valencia Activities

Although there’s certainly no shortage of things to do on a short trip to Valencia, the trick is to get organized in advance so that your Valencia activities can be as diverse and fun-packed as possible. We had booked a self-catering apartment in the Campanar district, north-west of the city center. As well as enjoying the

Gdansk Poland Eating Out

Gdańsk Poland Eating Out

With just 4 days to spend in the historic old town, we did a little preparation to ensure that our Gdansk Poland eating out experiences would be both enjoyable and cost-effective. From a dozen or so promising candidates we made a shortlist of 5 restaurants and cafes that ticked all our boxes, together with a

Gdansk Poland 4-Day Break

Gdańsk Poland 4-Day Break

If you’re based in Europe and are looking for an inexpensive long weekend away, you might want to consider a Gdansk Poland 4-day break. The beautiful old town of Gdansk offers plenty of excellent hotels and restaurants, but the real attraction is the culture and epic history of the town and Baltic port formerly known

Ubud Activities

Ubud Bali Activities

The goal of searching out all possible Ubud Bali activities is not necessarily the best way to appreciate and enjoy this traditional and cultural town. The ideal thing to do here is just to relax and soak up the atmosphere, and then go out and sample some of the excellent food on offer. Of course there

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