Taking a boat ride can make an awesome (half) day trip while on vacation, especially with sunny weather! In this article I will share the boat trips that I made around the world over the last couple of years that made the biggest impression on me.
Pai attracts all kinds of people; hippies, backpackers, couples, families, Chinese tourists… and me! I really like this cool village in Northwest Thailand; it has such a relaxed vibe. Definitely worth the 3 hour ride from Chiang Mai! Let me share
Pai is a lovely backpackers' village in the Northwest of Thailand, 3 hours west of Chiang Mai. This is a practical guide full of tips for first-timers who would like to know how to get to Pai, where to stay, where to eat and drink, when to go, etc.
Without a doubt, Lod Cave was one of the highlights of our visit to Northern Thailand. It is a magical place with glittering rock formations, murals, an underground river, huge catfish and centuries-old coffins. This day trip is part of the
Bang Kachao, the surprisingly big and lush green urban oasis south of Bangkok. Cycling in Bangkok may not be the first thing that comes to your mind when thinking about possible activities in the vibrant capital of Thailand. Cycling is by far not as
Climb to the tallest mountain and you will have the best view. On a clear day that will definitely be the case at Doi Inthanon National Park (‘Doi In’), located at less than two hours from the city center of Chiang Mai. Highlights include the Kew Mae
Christian pilgrims have been visiting Bethlehem and the Church of the Nativity for centuries as the birthplace of Jesus Christ. Next to the bible, numerous popular Nativity plays and Christmas songs made Bethlehem famous around the world. A
Jerusalem is probably one of the most well-known cities of the world. Everybody knows it from the news and perhaps the bible, but how is Jerusalem for real? Jerusalem's Old City has a long and fascinating history of more than four centuries, many
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the Middle East consists of seven emirates. Dubai and Abu Dhabi are the most well-known and popular two emirates of UAE. I have visited Dubai twice and Abu Dhabi once, both are worth visiting. In this article I will
There is so much to see in Japan, for sure you will walk for miles and miles, running around from one beautiful temple to another gorgeous shrine. Traveling is exciting but can also be exhausting. Japanese Inns (ryokan) have been offering hot spring