That time we fell for a scam in India

So here’s something I’ve never told you: most of our trip to India was a scam. James and I spent a month in India in early 2015; a wonderful month in which we saw beautiful places, met local people, overcame an inevitable bout of culture shock, and realised we could probably live […]

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A quick trip to Gibraltar

In late June I flew to Spain to visit my sister for a few days. She’s currently living in La Línea de la Concepción, a small town right at the bottom of the country, just across the border from the British territory of Gibraltar. Becka is working as a conversation […]

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Ayutthaya: A day trip from Bangkok

An ancient city… The ancient capital city of Thailand, Ayutthaya, was founded in 1350, when the country was named Siam. By the 1700s, it had become the largest city in the entire world; it had a million inhabitants, and its central location between China, India and Malaysia made it the trading […]

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