TAG: Travel

Ramblings from my life - especially web development with Laravel, WordPress and PHP.


Discovering Myanmar - My 2 Week Solo Travel Adventure

Having never travelled solo and never visited a country that has a totally different culture to that here in the UK, I decided to throw myself in the at deep end and booked myself two weeks in Myanmar (or Burma as it used to be known) in November 2015. I spent my time there visiting the main tourist hotspots - Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay and Inle Lake. Two weeks just wasn't enough time though - there was…

Climbing Mount Snowdon

"Let's go climb Snowdon" - the four words that sounded brilliant whilst chatting in the pub with some friends. What a great idea - take time out from our normal lives and spend some time walking & climbing mountains. And as it turns out, it really was a great idea. That great conversation left me with just under 2 weeks until we were going; I had some gear from previous camping trips, but ended up taking…