Labuan Bajo is a dusty town in Flores and tourism has exploded there due to its proximity to Komodo National Park. Having done no research on the town before I went, I assumed there would be no little / no western food and that it would be fairly underdeveloped - how wrong I was. It… Continue reading Where to eat in Labuan Bajo
After ten years in the corporate world, I have finally accepted that it isn’t the environment for me and have resigned so that I can explore the world, restore my health and contemplate my career options. I knew I didn’t belong in the corporate world as soon as I started working, sitting at my desk… Continue reading A fresh start
Ubud is in the midst of a tourism boom as increasing amounts of tourist visit from around the globe. This obviously has positive aspects and negative aspects to it (I will save that for another blog post) however it does mean there is a broad array of restaurants and cafes to suit all budgets and… Continue reading Where to eat in Ubud
Ho Chi Minh feels like home to me, it was the first country I ever lived abroad in and I love going back for friends, food and to see how it is developing in light of it turning into an economic powerhouse. Fruit Lady Fruit lady has been a part of my life for 7… Continue reading Home Chi Minh – Part 1
I love Vietnamese food but it is generally of low quality in Hong Kong, despite its relative proximity to Vietnam! Co Thanh is inspired by the Lunch Lady in Saigon (of Anthony Bourdain fame) and offers a limited menu of soups, banh mi and a la carte dishes. When I lived in Saigon, Banh Uot… Continue reading Co Thanh
Breakfast at Luxe Villas They provided a wonderful spread - you could pick anything off the menu and there didn't appear to be a limit to what you could order! I went for eggs royale, which was perfectly executed. The Hollandaise sauce was spot on and the eggs were still runny - just how I… Continue reading Day 2 – Ubud – Food review
Today at 2.34pm, I was white water rafting with a company called Masons Adventures. It was so much fun!