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Weekend fruit toast recipe

  Kick-start your day with this delicious breakfast recipe by January 2017 cover model Tiffiny Hall.    Ingredients (Serves 2 // Prep: 5 min // Cook: 2 min) 1 tbsp tahini 1 tsp honey 1 tbsp water 100g fresh ricotta ¼ tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp chia seeds 2 slices wholegrain (or gluten-free) bread 1 banana, thinly sliced ⅓ punnet strawberries, hulled and thinly sliced ¼ cup blueberries Method 1. In a small bowl, combine tahini, honey and water together until smooth and set aside. 2. Combine the ricotta, cinnamon…

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Bar Hopping and Boat Bopping: Another Weekend in Bangkok

If you follow Alex in Wanderland on Facebook, you might have caught my announcement that I’m headed to Newfoundland to visit Ian’s family — so it’s perfect timing to share this post about his family’s visit to us in Thailand! Bangkok. Capital of Thailand, city of eight million people, and the gateway to Southeast Asia for travelers from around the world. Including, in one overlapping weekend of the month that I dubbed “host-a-palooza,” both Ian’s parents, who were arriving from Canada, and my friends, who were departing to the US…

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A Weekend of Beachfront Charm on Koh Phangan

It was like clockwork: after a little over a month back on Koh Tao, I was itching for a mini getaway again. Nothing major, just a teeny change of scenery to scratch my travel itch. So it couldn’t have been more perfect that I was already planning a weekend away on my neighboring island of Koh Phangan to meet up with college bestie and Alex in Wanderland regular Zoe, who was visiting Thailand with two of her own high school best friends, Mikey and Mikel. As I boarded the ferry,…

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On the foodie trail: a weekend in The Hague

Mauritshuis Museum in Hague, Netherlands. ©Sergey Dzyuba /Shutterstock Lonely Planet Pathfinder and blogger Julie Falconer (aladyinlondon.com) recently spent a weekend in The Hague. Here she gives us a glimpse into the city and its diverse culinary scene. [View the story “On the foodie trail: a weekend in The Hague” on Storify]   Julie Falconer travelled to The Hague with support from Den Haag Marketing. Lonely Planet contributors do not accept freebies in exchange for positive coverage. Lonely Planet blog

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A Weekend of Bliss at Bay Villas in Koh Phangan

While I continue to recap the remainder of my endless summer, I’ve decided to jump out of chronological order and start sharing snippets of what I’ve been up to since I reached Southeast Asia this fall. Thanks for sticking with me! It doesn’t matter who you are, what stage of life you’re in or where you are in the world, corralling a big group of friends together for a trip is not for the faint of heart. Yet one of the highlights of my time in Thailand last year was…

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