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

Why riding elephants is cruel #stopelephantabuse

We've all seen them - the obvious tourist, sitting on top of an elephant, laughing and taking selfies - without taking just one moment to think about what their "fun" must mean for the elephant. And of course, there are always those people who don't research properly and immediately assume that any place with the … Continue reading Why riding elephants is cruel #stopelephantabuse

11 Things you don’t want to miss in Singapore

One of my favorite countries is definitely Singapore. The country is so tiny that actually it is just the city - and it is one of the most modern and best developed countries in Asia - and the world. Singapore has so much unique sights to offer - you could spend a month here and … Continue reading 11 Things you don’t want to miss in Singapore

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 East Bali

If you have time, don't miss out on East Bali. Even though most tourists mainly visit the south of Bali, the east has just as much - if not more - to offer. If you are not sure where to start, take a look at my five favorite things to visit in Eastern Bali.   … Continue reading 4 beautiful spots in East Bali