Ha Long Bay: The Mysteries of the Limestone Isles

One of the first days I after I arrived in Vietnam I knew one of the destinations that was high on my list was Ha Long Bay. It was my highlight of Vietnam and one of the most beautiful places I have ever had the chance to visit. The bay is made up of hundred [...]

By | February 17th, 2016|Halong Bay, Travel Tips, Vietnam|0 Comments

Annapurna Circuit: A Beginners Guide

https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Photos/n-pfXZ5/i-s5CPP8M/A About the circuit I trekked around the Annapurna circuit last October and it was an amazing experience, so I thought I would share some of my experiences and provide an overview of the trek for those that are interested in giving it a go. The circuit lies in central Nepal among the Annapurna mountain [...]

By | February 4th, 2016|Nepal, Travel Tips|0 Comments

Best Camera to take with you while Travelling

https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Photos/n-pfXZ5/i-3VZdtVN/A Deciding on which camera to take while your on the move can be a difficult choice, there are so many to choose from depending on your needs. I have made a list of different types of cameras that you may want to take with you whether its the phone in your pocket for capturing [...]

By | June 2nd, 2015|Photography Tips, tips and tricks, Travel Tips|0 Comments

What Camera Lenses to take Travelling

https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Photos/n-pfXZ5/i-2QbCnsQ/A I often get asked which lenses are the best to bring while travelling, whether that's just one lens to lighten the load of what you're carrying around with you or just picking 2 or 3 specific lenses that will cover most photographic opportunities you will encounter. Knowing your type of photography One [...]

By | February 21st, 2015|Photography Tips, tips and tricks, Travel Tips|1 Comment

The Temples of Chiang Mai

https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Photos/n-pfXZ5/i-9MZBvMn/A Chiang Mai is jam-packed with temples, you will find one around practically every corner as there are over 200 temples of various sizes within the city! Here is a list of some of the more notable ones that are worth a visit. Wat Phra That Doi Suthep This one is located outside [...]

By | January 24th, 2015|Chiang Mai, city, Thailand, Travel Tips|0 Comments

Top 8 Camera Bags for Travel

https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Photos/n-pfXZ5/i-7NTMz8V/A While you're out on your travels with your camera its great to have a solid camera bag that will keep your gear safe and secure while youre on the move. I have collated a list of some of the best bags for travelling, there should be one that fits your style, whether it be [...]

By | January 22nd, 2015|Photography Tips, tips and tricks, Travel Tips|Comments Off on Top 8 Camera Bags for Travel

5 Best Beaches in Bali

https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Photos/n-pfXZ5/i-hvtTc9X/A There are many reasons to visit Bali, from the temples, restaurants, surfing, diving and the Balinese culture but one thing that there is plenty of on the island and that is beaches. There are a huge variety of beaches to suit everyone and anyone, from surfing beaches, to swimming or just relaxing and sunbathing. [...]

By | January 14th, 2015|bali, indonesia, Travel Tips|2 Comments

How to use Skyscanner and avoid the hidden costs

https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Photos/n-pfXZ5/i-DB6H628/A If you are looking for cheap flights, using Skyscanner is a great option. It aggregates a lot of airlines and gives them to you in a simple list which you can browse through. You can sort by price or by travel time which is hugely useful, you can even display a graph by day [...]

By | January 12th, 2015|Travel Tips|0 Comments