by Bianca Ohannessian On my recent travels to Southeast Asia, I seem to have developed a healthy obsession with smoothie bowls. This all started with my first taste of the tropical drink-in-a-bowl at a café called Aire, on the dreamy island of Koh Chang in Thailand. The Founder This is Natalie. She founded the Aire café and… Read More Smoothie Bowls: A Breath of Fresh AIRE
by Bianca Ohannessian Travel to Koh Chang in Thailand and you’ll be met by a magnificent tropical island of towering jungle hills and a selection of beautiful beach towns running along its west coast. About an hour’s taxi ride from the port sits the lovely Lonely Beach. Despite its name, Lonely Beach is one of the island’s… Read More Kayaking & Other Adventures on Lonely Beach, Thailand
by Bianca Ohannessian It’s 2017 and it’s time to set some #beachgoals. But where is the most breathtakingly beautiful seaside patch of paradise in the world? While discovering secret beaches with no name can often be the most idyllic, don’t discount the tried and tested bays famous for their picture-perfect looks. If, like us, your New Year’s resolution… Read More #BeachGoals: 5 Best Beaches to Visit in 2017
by Bianca Ohannessian September is shaping up to be a scorcher in the UK. If all this sunshine is making you wish you still had a summer holiday to look forward to, it’s not too late to sneak in a cheeky little beach break in the Mediterranean. The islands dotted around the southern coastline of… Read More How to Stretch Out Summer a Little Longer
by Bianca Ohannessian Let me cut to the chase. Although Badeschiff translates as “bathing ship”, it is not really a ship. It is, however, a swimming pool submerged in a river next to a city beach. What’s not to love? Berlin really surprised me. In a good way. I wasn’t expecting it to be such… Read More All Aboard Berlin’s Bathing Ship!
by Alice Mariscotti-Wyatt For those unfamiliar with the Portuguese language, allow me to translate; “Boa Vista” means “good view”. Alright, you probably could have worked it out for yourself. And for those unfamiliar with where and what Boa Vista is, allow me to introduce you to the most eastern of the Cape Verde islands. This… Read More In Search of Boa Vista’s Best Views
by Bianca Ohannessian Have you heard of the Gili Islands? They’re a laid-back group of islands just off Lombok and Bali, in Indonesia. Gili Meno and Air are reasonably untouched, whereas Gili Trawangan (AKA Gili T) is their naughty neighbour who likes their music loud and their drinks strong. Gili T is often described as… Read More Gili T Island: 7 Steps to Beach Bum Recovery