Well, we have already booked our flights and hotels and then we realized it would be the Thingyan (i.e. the Water Festival) when we were in Yangon. Most shops, markets, restaurants, and spas would be closed; even overnight bus transportation from Yangon to Bagan would be suspended during that time. So, our plans to visiting …
Something about… Taroko, Taiwan. Visiting Quishui Cliff, Swallow Grotto, Shakadang Trail, and more. Then I started to appreciate the stunning beauty of the Taroko Gorge in the rain under the mysterious overcast.
Chiang Rai is a small town with a great manifestation of Thai contemporary art. There are two places created by two notable Thai artists and oddly enough, the color scheme of these sites are quite the opposite.
A guest post! It’s all about France and you may want to listen to what Marie has to say about why this country is so amazing.
(Plus Tips for a River Cruise!)
Something about… Kruger. How to get there? Where to Stay? Which way to go? Self-drive or guided tour for game viewing? Here are some info and insights for your trip planning to the ultimate safari experience!
Top 8 things to do in Hanoi! Old Quarter, Hoàn Kiếm Lake, water puppet show, delicious Vietnam cuisine, historic monuments, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, & more!
The Moscow State Circus is famous for the world and their shows are phenomenal. Typical acrobats, gymnastics, jugglers, trapeze, adorable animals… I appreciate the circus constantly updating the themes so the show would always be surprising and current.
My impression of Helsinki: compact, cultural, clean and cool. I stayed in the city for a few days in winter, yet I found the city was welcoming and charming. Helsinki’s city center is compact and easy to navigate, while tourists could basically go anywhere on foot. Here is a 2-day easy going itinerary of the major attractions in Finland’s Daughter of the Baltic.
The Table Mountain is a flat-topped mountain and a prominent landmark overlooking the city of Cape Town. Nelson Mandela once declared Table Mountain ‘a Gift to the Earth’, my day of visit could not turn out any more perfectly – and so I have a few tips about visiting the Table Mountain, Cape Town: best time to go, useful tips & more!
Myanmar is not exactly a travel hotspot in the Southeast Asia like the neighboring Thailand, Malaysia or Singapore. It, however, retains a strong culture and history that looks novel to me as I was there. If you are a fan of Cultural travel, there is something you would enjoy immensely – not just to see, but also feel, taste, and experience.
Leaving our homestay in Tekapo, we continued our expedition towards the south along the Southern Alps. Driving along Lake Pukaki, the lake that leads to Mount Cook and Tasman Glacier. It was exciting to see the highest peak in the Southern Alps and visit the largest glacier in a day.