World Travel 2013-2014, The Big Wrap Up

Overall what we did: 5 days in Malaysia wandering around Kuala Lumpur 3 days in Singapore 13 days in Thailand split between Phuket and Bangkok 12 days in Cambodia split between Siem Reap and Phnom Penh 49 days in Japan, mostly in Osaka with a week in Tokyo and day trips to Wakayama, Kobe, Koya-san …

World Travel 2013-2014, France Wrap Up

Overall what we did: 10 days split into: 6 days in Paris, and 4 days in Chamonix from 17 April 2014 to 26 April 2014 Favourite part of France: The incredibly beautiful French Alps (could just relax and look at the view forever) and the delicious pastries Key tip: Buy your bread, pastries, cheese and …

World Travel 2013-2014, Arriving in Chamonix

After a rather tiring night bus ride (only got a few hours sleep) we arrived in the French Alps in the town of Chamonix. The town is incredibly beautiful and reminds me of Pokhara in Nepal with the mountains and quiet town. Our accommodation is a short walk out of town, but due to the …

World Travel 2013-2014, Final Day in Paris

Today was our final day in Paris, and can’t say it was an overly successful one. We headed out by train to Versailles, but didn’t end up going inside the palace as the queues were crazy (we didn’t have enough time on our transit day to spent 2 hours in queues) and the gardens were …

World Travel 2013-2014, View from Sacré-Cœur, Paris at Night

Today was a quieter day spent wandering around the Luxembourg Gardens as well as visiting Sacré-Cœur in the evening for a night view of Paris. I would highly recommend taking a walk around the Luxembourg Gardens as they are incredibly beautiful, but as for Sacré-Cœur I can’t say I recommend it. In my personal opinion, …

World Travel 2013-2014, Easter Celebrations in Paris

Have to say that we had a pretty awesome Easter Sunday in Paris. We spent our day eating chocolate Easter eggs in the warm sun in front of the Eiffel Tower (not a bad view!) before wandering around the area nearby. We were also able to enjoy a delicious lunch of onion soup and snails …