Musings: I Left My Heart in Siem Reap, Cambodia


There are just some places you go to, and people you meet that you never quite recover from. They leave an indelible mark on your soul. They change you immeasurably. And you marvel at how people you spend such a short time with can nudge the needle on your inner compass to a truer North. In 2009, […]

Musings: Chocolate Heart, Razor Mind


When it comes to finding our way around the world, wearing your heart on your sleeve can give you whiplash. I’m sure we’ve all run into our fair share of negativity and heartache, and learnt painful lessons. But ultimately, fear is the kiss of death when it comes to the spirit of love, discovery and adventure. A cold heart […]

Travel: Borobudur Temples and Other Hidden Gems in Yogyakarta, Indonesia


I’m not the type to travel in pursuit of luxury hotels and Michelin-starred restaurants. Give me spontaneous discovery, street food, getting my hands and feet dirty, and having fantastic, meaningful conversations with the locals any day. Travel to me is about taking chances, getting that fresh perspective and heading home enriched, wiser and more inspired than I was than when […]