About Lottie Gross

Lottie is a travel writer and a huge fan of Asia. Her best trips have taken her across Malaysia, to Thailand, Nepal and her favourite country, India. She is also training to become a qualified skydiver and loves a good bargain – especially if she’s in Asia bartering for it.

Recent articles:

Kenya by rail: a colonial adventure on the train from Nairobi to Mombasa

Kenya by rail: a colonial adventure on the train from Mombasa to Nairobi

The overnight sleeper train between Kenya’s capital, Nairobi and the white sandy beaches in Mombasa takes passengers cross-country via Kenya’s largest national park: Tsavo. Go with an open mind and you’ll be rewarded with an authentic, colonial experience…just don’t expect to arrive on time, writes Lottie Gross.

Off the beaten track on Malaysia's Jungle Railway

Rural Malaysia by Jungle train

Malaysia’s Jungle Railway is one of the world’s great train journeys that you won’t find in a glossy tourist brochure. Lottie Gross takes in the rainforest views from the train window and discovers the highlights of rural Malaysia.