‘Al’ Around The World

Explore the world with me…

Hello – Alec here! Welcome to my travelling blog…

Selfie in Pachewar

After putting travelling on hold for over two years because of COVID-19, my fiancée and I are now finally continuing with our adventure.

Over the next 10 months we’ll be travelling to 15 different countries around the world and you can follow us every step of the way.

Throughout this blog, you can read about our experiences alongside stunning snapshots and videos. I also aim to write helpful guides in the hope of inspiring you to travel!

Latest Travel Posts

Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur & Langkawi
Kuala Lumpur was our next destination after spending three weeks in Indonesia. Back to the city life. The capital of Malaysia has always been somewhere that I wanted to visit predominantly to see the iconic PETRONAS Twin Towers which dominant the city's modern skyline. We landed at Kuala Lumpur International Airport essentially 'winging it'. Normally, …
Wanderlands Travel Bali Tour: Partying and Scuba Diving with turtles in the Gili Islands & exploring Lombok (Days 8-13)
From surfing, snorkelling, temples and waterfalls to crazy nightlife, stunning beaches and a sunrise hike to Mount Batur at 1771m, our first week in Bali didn’t disappoint. To read about everything we got up to click here. After spending five action packed days on tour in Canggu and Ubud and one week beforehand in Kuta …
Wanderlands Travel Bali Tour: Canggu, Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Penida, Ubud & Mount Batur Sunrise Hike – (Days 1-7)
A whole new adventure – South East Asia. A huge cultural shift from the familiar Westernised world we’ve been used to. Over the next three or so months, we’ll explore Indonesia, the Philippines and Japan on guided tours, and go it alone in Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. Our first stop is Bali where we’ll …

Travel Blogs By Countries

(Listed in alphabetical order)



Angkor Wat, Cambodia



The Taj Mahal


Bali Rice Fields




Kuala Lumpur


Queenstown, New Zealand

New Zealand

Skyline at Pilanesberg National Park

South Africa

Pidurangala Rock

Sri Lanka




United Arab Emirates

United States



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