Thrace: One Of The Best Places To Visit In Turkey

Thrace: One Of The Best Places To Visit In Turkey

When I think about Turkey I think of Istanbul, hot air balloons in Cappadocia, Turkish coffee and tea.  I imagine a big terrace where I can play Backgammon at night while drinking tea or even smoking shisha.  When they invited me to join the World Tourism Forum in...
Where to Stay in Bali: The Chillhouse

Where to Stay in Bali: The Chillhouse

Here I was; leaving the hostel life behind for a few days.  I can’t lie; I was looking forward to discovering The Chillhouse.  As soon as I entered the place, I could already feel the good vibes they were talking about.  The staff were lovely.  A welcome drink was...
40 Great Excuses to Travel to Southeast Asia

40 Great Excuses to Travel to Southeast Asia

You can call it reasons if you describe yourself as a rational person, if you’re in denial or if you are already convinced… Reasons, excuses… Same-Same.  (But different.)     40 Great Excuses to Travel (or To Go Back) to Southeast Asia:   You don’t need...
The Best Myanmar Itinerary – A Simple Budget Guide

The Best Myanmar Itinerary – A Simple Budget Guide

Myanmar was one of my biggest highlights in Southeast Asia.  This country simply stands out in comparison with its neighbors.  I had a huge crush on the people too.  Burmese are very friendly. They are more than happy to have a quick chat with foreigners so they can...
Backpacking Vietnam: The Best On A Budget

Backpacking Vietnam: The Best On A Budget

I was in Cambodia when I asked my followers on Instagram where I should go next.  I knew my time in Asia was nearly over and my wallet wasn’t full anymore.  They said; Vietnam!  Here I was, sorting out my visa to get to Vietnam. This budget guide is based on a 25 days...
Backpacking in Southeast Asia Taught Me to Let Go

Backpacking in Southeast Asia Taught Me to Let Go

That moment when you walk along the wet street.  It could be a flood.  Or it could simply be muddy and wet.  But, that day you are wearing flip-flops.  There’s no point in wearing proper shoes when it’s the rain season (unless you are craving your...
Backpacking Malaysia: Hitch-Hiking My Way Around

Backpacking Malaysia: Hitch-Hiking My Way Around

I was on the bus on my way to Melaka when I met her, a very funny Dutch girl.  We discussed our travel plans and it was a great fit; we had similar plans. – Would you be willing to hitch-hike in Malaysia? – Why not? It has been a while since the last time...