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Weekly Travel Photo – Confusing Gestures In Laos

This lady sitting in her bamboo hut in Laos waved to us to come closer. The way they wave in Laos is the complete opposite from in Europe, so at first we thought she was waving for us to go away, which was confusing because she had the biggest smile in her face. It turned out [...]

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Best Places To Visit In Bali Indonesia

Despite being such a small island, Bali is packed with so many beautiful areas and awesome experiences – and it’s one of my favorite places to visit in the world. What I love the most about Bali is how much cultural heritage they have, their colorful traditions and celebrations that seem to happen pretty much every day. I’m not lying, [...]

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Weekly Travel Photo – Amazing Long Tail Boats In Thailand

 When a new boat gets launched into the river or ocean in western countries we have a ceremony of breaking a champagne bottle. In Thailand they tie colorful cloth instead. At the beginning of each season the long-tail boat owners bring colorful cloths to tie to the front of the boat for good luck and ask [...]

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Life’s A Beach In Phuket

Although we had heard mixed reviews about Phuket Island, my sister and I decided that the luscious looking beaches far outweighed the horror stories of Ping-Pong shows and the somewhat seedier side of the place. In hindsight i’m so glad that photos of the beautiful shore made such an impression, as we had an absolutely [...]

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What I Will And Won’t Miss From South East Asia

Spending 4 months in South East Asia was perfect. We had planned to visit Philippines, Borneo and Vietnam, but when The Europe Train Challenge became a reality, we had to postpone those plans for another time and focus on the challenge ahead of us. Leaving South East Asia, there are some things that I know [...]

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5 Things I’ve Learnt From Malaysian People While in Malaysia

This was our second visit to Malaysia, and it was a lot of fun returning to a place two years later to see if our impressions were different this time around. It became clear to me that many of my past experiences from the country had more to do with myself than anything else. Last [...]

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Penang Food – The Must Treats!

Penang Food –  Penang is famous for many things, but the reason we wanted to go there was simple: the Penang Food was supposedly amazing. When we heard this we were sold, and left Thailand to indulge in Indian curries for one fifth of the price in Penang. What makes Penang a food heaven are [...]

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Your Guide To Yummy Desserts In Thailand

I have a serious sweet tooth, one which needs to be satisfied every day. Food is ok, but desserts are to-live-for! If I could choose, I would have dessert for breakfast, lunch and dinner :p So, wherever I travel, I make sure to try out at least a few desserts while I’m in each country, [...]

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5 Things I’ve Learnt About Cambodian People While In Cambodia

Our visit to Cambodia was an interesting experience. I never really managed to get a grip of the country, I was confused, to say the least. Sometimes I didn’t like it at all, other times I felt like I could easily settle down there for a longer time. Cambodia was to me a country full [...]

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Laos Explained… Our Honest Opinion

We spent about a month in Laos, traveling from the northern most part of the country in Luang Nam Tha all the way down to the 4000 islands in the south. Just like the roads in Laos, our trip was an emotional roller coaster of ups and downs, but even though we have had a lot of [...]

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