Travelblog SA#12: Loja & Vilcabamba – Ecuador

19th-24th August 2018 The first thing I noticed about Loja was how religious it was. I arrived there on a Sunday and almost everything was closed, apart from the churches which were so cram-packed there were people spilling out from the doorways. One of the only places I could find open was an ice-cream parlour,Continue reading “Travelblog SA#12: Loja & Vilcabamba – Ecuador”

Travelblog#46: Baguio – the Philippines

21st-24th February, 2015 Me and my three travelling companions had originally intended to spend our last few days in the Philippines visiting a small village in the north called Kabayan – which is famous for its people having their mummified ancestors stored within caves – but when we looked at the transport options we realisedContinue reading “Travelblog#46: Baguio – the Philippines”

Travelblog#11: Pyin Oo Lwin, and the train to Hsipaw – Burma

12th-14th Setember, 2014 Torrential rain kept us trapped inside our hotel on our first morning in Pyin Oo Lwin. I am not sure if I have mentioned this yet but we have been travelling through Burma during the monsoon season and actually been fairly lucky with the lack of rain until this point. But thatContinue reading “Travelblog#11: Pyin Oo Lwin, and the train to Hsipaw – Burma”