My Blog: molliebylett.com
My Tips, tricks and essentials for travelling South East Asia: http://bit.ly/1GSGV9h
Read my SE Asia travelling blogs here: http://www.molliebylett.com/search/label/south%20east%20asia
Breakdown of video:
1:20 – Why go travelling?
2:02 – Ways to travel – organised trips/tours
3.25 – Ways to travel – Volunteering
4.30 – Ways to travel – make it up as you go along!
4.55 – Booking Flights
5.29 – STA Travel Appointments
6.00 – Getting around Thailand
7.14 – Get a tourist visa
7.45 – Travel insurance
8.10 – Phone insurance
8.30 – Copies of insurance and passport
8.45 – Jabs / Vaccinations
8.33 – What to take with you
12.25 – When is the best time to go?
13.02 – How much are things?
13.44 – How much money will i need?
15.00 – Things to try
15.42 – My favourite places in South East Asia
18.16 – Is there WIFI when you’re travelling?
PLANNING YOUR TRAVELS:
Book your STA Travel Appointment: http://www.statravel.co.uk/branch-appointments.htm
Volunteering / teaching / tours: http://www.statravel.co.uk/what-to-do-on-your-big-trip.htm
FLIGHTS & ACCOMODATION:
Where we stayed for our first 2 nights in Bangkok (booked through STA): http://www.buddylodge.com/
Where we stayed in Chiang Mai for 3 nights: http://www.booking.com/hotel/th/log-home-boutique.en-gb.html
Budget airline for cheap internal flights: http://www.airasia.com/ot/en/home.page?cid=1
Booking Trains in advance:
BEFORE YOU GO:
Tourist Visa: http://www.thailand-visa.com/Application-for-thai-tourist-visa
Travel insurance: http://www.holidaysafe.co.uk/
Checking out what jabs you need: http://www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk/destinations/
WHAT TO TAKE:
65l backpack – http://www.sportsdirect.com/karrimor-munro-65-rucksack-793020?colcode=79302090
Mini Backpacks – http://rstyle.me/n/pqaj47cbw
BumBag – http://rstyle.me/n/pqam47cbw
Pair of Havaianas: http://rstyle.me/n/pqan47cbw
My blog post on my exact backpack contents: http://www.molliebylett.com/2013/04/thailand-travel-checklist.html
MY FAVOURITE PLACES:
The Gili Islands: http://www.molliebylett.com/2013/06/gili-island-life-saving-best-for-last.html
MY TIPS TRICKS AND ESSENTIALS:
My blog post: http://www.molliebylett.com/2013/06/south-east-asia-tips-tricks-and.html
Love Mollie x
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