Madagascar: First Impressions

After living in rural Uganda for a few months, arriving in Tana (Antananarivo) can only be described as a beautiful, chaotic, polluted assault. Madagascar is still a place people visit and travel with caution.  Following their independence in 1960 they have struggled with their economy following corrupt politics and a coup d’e’ta as recently as…

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Mountain Gorillas

The beautiful hills of Uganda are home to the famous mountain gorillas.  There are around 850 wild mountain gorillas left in the world, habituating forestry between the borders of Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Awareness and conservation for these incredible animals was made famous in the 70’s and 80’s through much…

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Nuwara Eliya: 2 day guide

Home to the incredible Sri Lankan tea industry. Do not miss Nuwara Eliya on you’re Sri Lankan trip. Follow this two day guide for all the best tips.

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Essential Guide to Travelling Sri Lanka

This blog post covers all the basics to travelling Sri Lanka. From arriving at the airport, to how to catch a train successfully. All the useful tips I learnt that would have made life easier!

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Hong Kong: 24 hours of chaos

How I spectacularly messed up with only 24 hours on my own.

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