"Ed, I'm currently in Thailand...in Phuket and about to head to Samui and we haven't heard a 'peep' from the protestors down here in the South. Of course, my family are e-mailing me like crazy telling me to 'be careful' and 'stay safe' which I can…"
"As an amateur blogger on my first backpacking experience I have to say that I'm actually with the professionals. I agree with Maralyn that professionals are having to work harder and for less because of people like me but looking at my blog and…"
I'm a solo backpacker and, last time I checked, a woman and have already experienced my fair share of highs and lows. This is my first solo journey and already 3 out of 12 weeks into it! Join me as I go through the emotions and figure out…"
I have to agree with you about the water. I'm currently hovering in Phuket, Thailand and although everyone has bottled water etc, the mini-bar still charges. However, I can't really grumble because the place I'm staying is fantastic. £20 a…"