Lunchtime had passed, and we had entered the hottest part of the day. The mercury climbed towards 40ºC (so our..
On the roadArticles
People looked surprised to see us. The cheerful smiles we got from locals in Dawei were hidden behind long stares..
Research, research, research: it’s a mantra we usually live by. But after our “holiday” in Penang we were feeling decidedly..
It was time to do some island hopping. Our first stop in Indonesia, Batam Island, is like one gigantic strip mall—not..
We’d recently achieved our first border crossing by train… now it was time to take to the seas!! As a..
Drinking ain’t cheap in Malaysia. After Cambodia’s $0.50 or $1 bargain local beers and 60 baht ($1.80) large bottles in..
Border crossings have become decidedly uninteresting without the car, and it’s taken me days to write this stupid post. But..