Fiona Travels from Asia

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert

Author: Fiona Mai

5 Reasons to visit Yorkshire Dales | Review of my Yorkshire Dales Tour

As my one-day Yorkshire Dales tour came to an end on a beautiful day in August, I kept wondering why…

Picked by Locals | Top 6 Vietnam Off The Beaten Track

I tried googling “Vietnam off the beaten track” the other day and the top results really disappoint me. Places described…

16 Breathtaking Photos of my Scottish Highland Tour from Inverness

I’ve just come back from my one day Scottish Highland tour from Inverness and it was WONDERFUL! Enjoying Scotland without…

6 Reasons I Don’t Like Edinburgh

Indeed, this blog post is not a typical Edinburgh travel guide. I don’t mean to offend any Edinburgh fan out…

South Queensferry – A perfect half day trip from Edinburgh

South Queensferry makes a great half day trip from Edinburgh. Trains from Edinburgh Waverly to Dalmeny (the main train station…

How I almost lost my wallet … yet still found hope in Rome

I’ve put off writing about Rome for so long as I seem to always get stuck at this basic question:…

London budget trip: Reviews of 14 free attractions in London

Free attractions for London budget trip – What? Where? How? I returned from my budget 3-day trip to London just…

A Day Trip in Nottingham – Follow Robin Hood’s trail

What will you do with 7 hours for a day trip in Nottingham? Is that enough to cover everything the…

Berlin Stories – Story #4

[Originally published in 2013] My last story to be told about my life in Berlin. I promise it won’t be…

It’s September. Let’s go to Mu Cang Chai!

If you happen to be in Vietnam this autumn, Mu Cang Chai should certainly top your travel bucket list. During September…

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