Orphanages in South East Asia are not what they seem

Living in South East Asia I often see aid workers and volunteers working in orphanages. I am often approached by various people to donate to an orphanage or attend a party at an orphanage. This seems like a very worthwhile and selfless thing to do. Being in South East Asia you see a very high […]

Initial Thoughts of Yangon, Myanmar

When I first entered Myanmar through Yangon International Airport, I could have been any number of places around the world, it certainly wasn’t what I was expecting. In total honesty, I’m not actually sure what I was expecting, but I came through a state of the art international airport. The country is growing rapidly, and […]

Pattaya: A City Trying Hard to Change Its Image

Pattaya has for some time had the reputation as a city full of gogo bars, sexy shows and sex tourists. There are reportedly thousands of sex workers in the city yet the Thai government deny that there are any sex workers at all. Pattaya is now trying to reinvent itself as a family friendly resort, […]