Category Archives: SE Asia

Phuket to Kuala Lumpur for an extended stopover

Cathy/ March 12, 2018/ SE Asia/ 0 comments

Leaving Marriot’s Phuket Beach Club for Phuket Airport After a week at the Marriot’s Phuket Beach Club, it was time to head to Kuala Lumpur for a few days before returning to Perth. After reading about expensive transfers by the hotel and slightly cheaper, but still expensive transfers by taxi, I decided to download the Grab app to my smartphone.

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Marriot’s Phuket Beach Club review

Cathy/ March 11, 2018/ SE Asia/ 0 comments

This is my review of the Marriot’s Phuket Beach Club (MPBC) in Mai Khao, Phuket, Thailand. We stayed here for one week at the end of November / start of December 2017. The MPBC is an impressive resort. It is co-located with the JW Marriot with the JW suites in the middle of the resort and the MPBC on the

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Flying from Perth to Phuket on Air Asia

Cathy/ December 31, 2017/ SE Asia/ 0 comments

This is a review of our flights on Air Asia, but also an Uber testimonial and what to do in Kuala Lumpur International Terminal 2 when you have a long transit. UBER For a long time, we tried to “do the right thing” and support the local taxi drivers, but after our last experience with them, we decided to give

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