EscapeArtistes Blog

First Day of School . . .

Taking Z out of school for a year to travel proved less problematic than I’d thought. The headmaster and attendance officer basically said, “Where are...

Scampering Lunches and Fresh Coconut Milk

Scampering Lunches and Fresh Coconut Milk

So… Will we regret starting out in Thailand? The food, even before we head to the south and the north, is phenomenal, and Z is...

Sunset at Treehouse, Long Beach, Koh Chang

Koh Chang

So… we spent our first few days of our big adventure at Treehouse on Long Beach, Koh Chang. More by luck than design, it’s virtually...

Mains Electricity: a Good Thing, Clearly…

Mains Electricity: a Good Thing, Clearly…

So the theoretical immediacy of this medium has been slightly kiboshed by the near-total absence of electricity and mobile reception in our first tropical idyll,...

On Binbags and Plastic Crap

On Binbags and Plastic Crap

Just under 48 hours to go to takeoff, and I am ploughing through the leisurely accumulations of two lives. Endless bits of plastic to be...