When the group I traveled with and I decided to go on an off the beaten path journey to Kong Lor cave in Laos, I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. Yeah, I wanted to go, since it was one of the few places in Laos I hadn’t yet visited. But I wasn’t mega enthusiastic, which […]
It ain’t easy getting to Ghale Gaun. But believe me when I say that the cliché “it’s about the journey, not the destination” is absolutely true in this case. Although the destination isn’t bad either, the trip towards it is quite the experience. It’s a horrible trip, but so, so awesome.
Suffering from post-traveling depression there’s nothing better than curling up on the couch on a rainy day watching travel movies. These are some of my favourites. I’m aiming to extend this list as much as possible so it will turn out to become the Ultimate List of Travel Movies.
Absolutely nothing could have prepared me for a visit to Bangladesh’ capital Dhaka. For me to go there after travelling through Myanmar was an impulsive action, so I came barely prepared anyway. All I knew was that it was poor and immensely densely populated. However, it turned out to be an experience I will never forget […]
The cities of China transform at night. It seems like they never sleep. Barbecues keep going until 4 in the morning, spectacular lightshows spring up on skylines and rivers and steaming pans of youtzes are sold everywhere.
When I hopped on the plane that would take me from Bangkok to Yangon I’d been traveling for over 9 months. I started to think I couldn’t be surprised anymore. A temple was just a temple now. Another jungle with monkeys I tried to avoid, since these animals always try to steal your stuff. And yet […]