10 Reasons Why Laos Should Be on Your Travel Bucket List

Whenever I tell anyone I spent two weeks in Laos during my trip through Southeast Asia, they usually say something along the lines of “that’s such a random country”; or “why did you do that?” They aren’t entirely wrong – Laos opened its borders to tourism only in the 1990s, so it’s still up and … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why Laos Should Be on Your Travel Bucket List


11 must-sees in Kuala Lumpur

1. Petrona Towers Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 The Petrona Towers are the landmark of Kuala Lumpur - and even of Malaysia and one of the highest buildings in the world. Both towers are connected with a steel bridge (aka Skybridge) and can be visited by the public. Tickets are sold starting at 8.30am each morning - … Continue reading 11 must-sees in Kuala Lumpur

5 must-sees in South Bali

When thinking of Bali, one often immediately thinks of luxury spa treatments and infinity pools next to broad white beaches - at least I do (or did). Yes, your holiday in Bali could look like that, if you have enough money to afford that. My trip to Bali looked a lot different. I drove all … Continue reading 5 must-sees in South Bali

4 beautiful spots in Lombok

With Indonesia consisting of over 18,000 islands, most people miss out on Lombok and choose more well-known destinations like Bali instead. Lombok however is a natural paradise: beautiful beaches, gigantic waterfalls, impressive volcanos. Here are five beautiful spots in Lombok that you shouldn't miss.   1. Mount Rinjani (see header image) Rinjani is the second … Continue reading 4 beautiful spots in Lombok

Where to find the most beautiful beaches in Lombok

Indonesia consists of around 18,000 islands, yet somehow most people visit either Bali or the Gili Gili islands and tend to miss out on the other islands. Lombok is a bigger island next to the Gili Gili islands and not as popular amongst travelers as it should be. Not only is it home to stunning … Continue reading Where to find the most beautiful beaches in Lombok

4 reasons why Bangkok is overrated

When I traveled to Thailand, my first stop was obviously Bangkok - not only because it's easily accessible by international planes, but also because I had heard many great things about the capital. People described Bangkok to me as being the center of the world, the most vibrant city in the universe, and as the … Continue reading 4 reasons why Bangkok is overrated

6 things not to miss in Istanbul

Istanbul - the only metropolis in the world that is located in two continents (Asia & Europe), and the biggest city in Turkey. Here are 6 things you don't want to miss in Istanbul:   1. Hagia Sophia Sultan Ahmet Mahallesi, Ayasofya Meydanı, 34122 The Hagia Sophia is a definite landmark of Istanbul and located … Continue reading 6 things not to miss in Istanbul