Drug store curly hair products that work? Yes they do exist… now.

For years I’ve been scouring the aisles of drugstores in a vain attempt to find a curly hair product that actually works in my hair. Over the years many stores such as Boots and Superdrug have been slated for not having an inclusive range of haircare, skin and beauty products Continue Reading

Finding Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

I found myself in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia after Phuket and was happy to get back to city life as I’m a city girl at heart. If you love a built up, city centre type of setting, this city will be perfect for you. Upon arriving, the bus shelter was very Continue Reading

Excursions in Phuket, Thailand – Part 1

Hi all, thank you for being so patient with me as I have been so busy with travels, exploring the islands, and have had little access to a decent WiFi connection for a while (one of the downsides of travelling). But I’m back and ready to update you all on Continue Reading

Playground Hostel- Bangkok, Thailand

A must stay in Bangkok!! A true backpackers paradise! As a solo traveller I was quite worried about getting around on my own and my ability to make friends as I can be a little socially awkward at times. But fear not, everyone at Playground is super friendly, and you’ll Continue Reading

Bangkok so far!

I’m currently on day 4 of my Bangkok leg of my SouthEast Asia journey and loving ever second of it! Bangkok is a beautiful city, with really cheap prices for most things, especially food! Day 1- So I arrived on the 3rd and after a long day and night of Continue Reading

6 weeks in South East Asia

Hey guys, So I’m currently sitting in Abu Dhabi International Airport waiting for my connecting flight to Bangkok to kick off my backpacking adventure. Over the next 6 weeks I’ll be visiting Bangkok and Phuket (Thailand), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Kota Kinabalu (Borneo, Malaysia), Bali (Indonesia) and Manila in the Philippines. Continue Reading

Underrated Party Town- Salou, Spain

Theme Parks, Night club strips, scenic beaches, mini-golf, gorgeous food, cheap drinks, all without being massively overcrowded by tourists. What more could you ask for? Salou is one of those places that keeps drawing you back to it, and I’ve been back to visit it 3 times since first discovering Continue Reading

The Holy Grail of Hair Products

Those of you who follow me on instagram (@cheylexii), or who have read my previous post, will know of the struggles I went through to save my hair after spending years straightening, curling and relaxing my hair. Only in the last few years did I come to really appreciate my Continue Reading