Taiwan: Taipei

After my brief stop in Dubai I took a flight to Taiwan's capital, Taipei. The Emirates flight and Dubai terminal 3 (the world's largest - this »

Dubai

I spent just a few days in Dubai to break up the longer trip from Manchester to Taipei. Dubai is one of seven emirates that make »

Since last time

Despite best intentions I didn't continue blogging on the places I visited last year. After spending four weeks in Myanmar I continued back into Thailand (and »

Crossing into Myanmar

Better known as Burma, Myanmar is only just developing its backpacker scene. Following independence from the British in 1948 the country had a brief stint of »