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Thaipusam, Penang, 2018. In Photography & Video.

Thaipusam, Penang, 2018. In Photography & Video.

Prior to coming to Penang, we’d never actually heard of Thaipusam. This festival – also spelt as Thaipoosam – is a festival celebrated by the Hindu Tamil community on the full moon in the Tamil month of Thai. In 2018, this happens to fall over the 3 days of Jan 30 through to Feb 1. For much more…

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By Steve, January 31, 2018
Finding Komodo Dragons on Rinca Island

Finding Komodo Dragons on Rinca Island

Indonesia is an incredible country, and the only place in the world where you can get close to wild Komodo Dragons, the world’s largest lizard which can reach over 3m in length! The Komodo National Park is home to almost 6000 wild dragons that have claimed this stunning part of Indonesia as their home. We chose…

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By Amy, November 20, 2017 I was born in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne, Australia in my early 20s. There I met my partner Steve. 10 years later, we decided to change our lifestyle and move to Southeast Asia, so here we are!
Bali Volcano: What to do in an Eruption

Bali Volcano: What to do in an Eruption

We’re in Ubud, Bali and each day there are news reports that an eruption on the nearby volcano, Mount Agung “could be hours away”. Media outlets are spreading sensationalised news to get the clicks. Rumours are infesting on social media platforms causing people to panic. It’s hard to understand what’s actually just #fakenews. NOT FACTS At the time…

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By Amy, September 25, 2017 I was born in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne, Australia in my early 20s. There I met my partner Steve. 10 years later, we decided to change our lifestyle and move to Southeast Asia, so here we are!
Bali Volcano: How to Prepare for an Eruption

Bali Volcano: How to Prepare for an Eruption

Alert levels for Bali’s tallest mountain, Mount Agung, have been raised to the highest level – meaning an eruption is imminent.   Over 50 eruptions rock our planet every year. If an eruption happens, flows of searing hot lava can be released, and boulders of hardening lava can rain down. For most people, the danger comes from the ash…

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By Amy, September 25, 2017 I was born in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne, Australia in my early 20s. There I met my partner Steve. 10 years later, we decided to change our lifestyle and move to Southeast Asia, so here we are!

Mount Agung Volcano in Bali – September 2017

The past few days in Bali have seen some serious increases in volcanic activity around Mount Agung. Due to some good luck – or bad, if things had of gone a particular way – we’re in the area and managed to drive around the massive landmark. Stopping in Amed for the night gave us a perfect opportunity…

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By Steve, September 23, 2017
Destination Guide to Old Town, Koh Lanta

Destination Guide to Old Town, Koh Lanta

Destination guide to Old Town on the east coast of Koh Lanta, in Krabi,Thailand

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By Amy, July 2, 2017 I was born in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne, Australia in my early 20s. There I met my partner Steve. 10 years later, we decided to change our lifestyle and move to Southeast Asia, so here we are!
Destination Guide to Railay, Krabi

Destination Guide to Railay, Krabi

Destination guide to Railay in Krabi, Thailand

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By Amy, June 8, 2017 I was born in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne, Australia in my early 20s. There I met my partner Steve. 10 years later, we decided to change our lifestyle and move to Southeast Asia, so here we are!
Destination Guide to Phi Phi Islands

Destination Guide to Phi Phi Islands

Destination guide to Koh Phi Phi in Krabi, Thailand

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By Amy, June 2, 2017 I was born in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne, Australia in my early 20s. There I met my partner Steve. 10 years later, we decided to change our lifestyle and move to Southeast Asia, so here we are!
Our Best Of 200 Days In Thailand

Our Best Of 200 Days In Thailand

Today marks 200 Days in Thailand for us! 200 days sounds like a long time, but it’s incredible how fast it goes by. Looking back, we’ve been to some beautiful destinations, found some hidden gems and had some amazing experiences. To celebrate, we’ve decided to share the best bits of each destination, enjoy!   Phuket  Our base for…

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By Amy, May 6, 2017 I was born in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne, Australia in my early 20s. There I met my partner Steve. 10 years later, we decided to change our lifestyle and move to Southeast Asia, so here we are!
Review: ‘4 Islands’ Day Tour, Koh Lanta

Review: ‘4 Islands’ Day Tour, Koh Lanta

The famous ‘4 Islands’ speedboat day tour offers the best combination of sightseeing and snorkelling from Koh Lanta. The main highlights are swimming through the seacave to the famous Emerald Cave and the snorkelling on Koh Kradan.     Booking Throughout our travels in Southeast Asia, we’ve found going through local agents is the best way…

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By Amy, May 4, 2017 I was born in New Zealand and moved to Melbourne, Australia in my early 20s. There I met my partner Steve. 10 years later, we decided to change our lifestyle and move to Southeast Asia, so here we are!
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