Nepal

Having been in Nepal almost two weeks, I feel an account of my time so far is rather overdue. Nepal it seems is a difficult county to pin down; is it at once a bustling metropolis, a haven of revered culture and a place of profound natural beauty, it simultaneously manages to be disorientating, exotic and enticing. After missing … Continue reading

4,000 Islands

I’m writing this rather retrospectively, having had an incredibly busy few weeks: From Phonsavan and the plain of jars ,I planned to whizz down to southern Laos, taking the bus first to Paksan for an overnight stay, then on to Pakse, if only things were so easy. From Phonsavan I caught the local bus and meandered down southern … Continue reading