Teman Negara – Trekking the Rain Forest

Trekking Taman Negara, an amazing experience suitable for all ages! Teman Negara meaning “National Park” in Malay was originally named  “King George V National Park” when it was officially opened in 1939. Over the course of my travels in Malaysia, I had heard great things about Teman Negara. It was described as an amazing must see…

The Karsts and Caves of Phong Nha Ke-Bang National Park

Phong Nha Ke-Bang National Park is a sight to behold! The massive limestone Karst that define the landscape hide the enormous limestone caves deep inside. The high mountains and deep caves are a must see when visiting Vietnam. The park is located roughly 500kms south of Hanoi, or 3 hours north of Hue close to…

Swinging over to Cat Ba Island

Hello! Hello! Cat Ba! January 17th I travelled with my friend Jenna by Bus, Bus, Ferry Bus to Cat Ba Island off the coast of northern Vietnam. January is the middle of their winter season so the weather was a little cold, requiring a sweater in the evening. We were fortunate to be visiting while…