It’s been only 3 weeks since I said farewell to my Contiki family and instead of keeping you all hanging (as I know you all are) for the second part – I’m writing this on the plane journey over to my next Asia adventure in Bali. If you haven’t yet read the first part of my recent Contiki Asian adventure…

View Post

Jungles and small huts vanishing past the window as fast as they appear, patchy torrential rain falling on our 10-seater as it speeds down the windy road towards the pier. It’s been eight hours and counting since we left our jungle tree house in the heart of Khao San National Park, 24 hours since we were cooling down in 165 square…

View Post

About three weeks before Christmas I was asked by The Yacht Week if I wanted to join them in Thailand over Christmas. Naturally – who could say no to a week of sailing and sunshine around the Andaman? I’ve found myself with almost three and a half hours worth of video footage and have decided to split this epic week…

View Post

A lot has happened to me this last year and although I don’t tend to share too many aspects of my personal life with the world I feel that with a New Year looming just around the corner – it’s time for some self reflection.   CH1K.com I started the year with this site and a goal of kicking off…

View Post

Earlier this year I had an amazing experience at Point Yamu by Como Hotels whilst in Phuket for a magical sunset wedding. The entire property was just so stunning and in a league of its own when it comes to luxury accommodation.

View Post

Who can resist white shorts and a shapeless floral top combination? Woke up one morning and decided to dress up for breakfast and took these shots by the pool and along the Siray Bay Beach before the tide disappeared. As much as I loved our stay in the Westin, I have to admit that the beach was rather revolting during…

View Post

Looking for Something?