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Phi Phi is quite literally an island of my dreams – and somewhere I have wanderlusted over ever since I watched cult movie The Beach (and fell in love with Leonardo DeCaprio, heh). Recently being here for a girls trip was so so much fun, and I am sure it is a place to visit on every twenty-something’s wanderlist! ABOUT PHI PHI Phi Phi is a tiny little island with one main, easily navigable street – don’t worry about getting lost here! The main street begins at the ferry terminal

Elephants have always been a huge tourist attraction in Thailand, with thousands of people riding them, and attending circus-type shows every single day. According to my research, elephants are not to be ridden, and in my personal opinion: should never be kept in a zoo or be forced to perform tricks for tourists. On our recent trip to Thailand, I was determined to meet some elephants, but wanted it to be within an environment where the elephants were happy and healthy. Enter: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary, Chiang Mai.   Elephant Jungle

Ko Pha Ngan’s Full Moon Party is probably one of the most well known parties in the world – hundreds and thousands of partiers flock to Ko Pha Ngan every month (and now every 2 weeks) to celebrate that month’s full (and half) moon on Haad Rin Beach. Going to the Full Moon party is on nearly every 20-something’s agenda when visiting Thailand, and it should be: It’s an experience of a lifetime! Here’s 7 things you need to know before you go: 1. How to get Ko Pha Ngan

Bangkok is straight up CRAZY. From the fearless taxi and tuk tuk drivers driving wherever they please, to the carefree travellers partying along Khao San Road, the colours, the lights, the hustle… everything is always GO GO GO.  There’s a reason the Hangover 2 was based in Bangkok – prepare yourself for absolute CHAOS! Like any city, you can choose to experience it in three ways: in luxury, in comfort, or on a budget. UNLIKE other cities, however, Bangkok is surprisingly cheap to experience, and travellers on a budget can