Phoebe's Desk, Thailand, The Week That Was

The Week That Was #84

Hey Travel Family, I finally get to catch you up on our trip to Thailand! It was a bit of a whirlwind filled with a lot of unexpected and very special moments. I tend to find Thailand to be a very consistent destination and this time I found myself experiencing some different things, showing me […]

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Asia, Southeast Asia, Thailand

12 ‘Grown-Up’ Things to do in Bangkok 

Each time I’ve visited Bangkok, I’ve failed to truly connect with the city. I guess I’ve felt like it’s a destination better suited to backpackers rather than 30-year-old married couples! The crowded streets of Khao San Road, cheap beers and even cheaper street food have set the tone for my last few visits. In reality, […]

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Asia, East Asia, Japan

17 Things you need to avoid doing in Japan

Without a doubt, Japan is one of my favourite countries I have ever visited and each time I go, I fall more in love with it. A huge part of what makes Japan so special, other than the great food, stunning landscape and fascinating history, is the culture. When you arrive, you’ll soon realise Japan […]

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Asia, Destinations, Japan

This is Hokkaido’s BEST affordable + hidden snow destination!

A snow trip to Japan is a bucket-list trip for many travellers. With incredible powder, beautiful scenery and quintessential Japanese charm, it’s not difficult to see why. That said, the popular, well-known spots aren’t exactly notorious for being budget-friendly and their popularity means they’re often quite crowded. On a recent trip to Hokkaido, Matt and I […]

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