It was 2 am when the car pulled up at our hotel ready to take us North through Bali. We had a one and a half our drive ahead of us through towns and country roads. Still sleepy from a short rest, we tried to get some sleep before the climb ahead of us. We... Continue Reading →
About 45 minutes away but miles apart. Nusa Penida couldn’t be much more different to the chaotic environment of South Bali and especially the surroundings of Denpasar. To best describe Nusa Penida, look for words like tranquil, sleepy, authentic and relaxing.
After spending a month in Sri Lanka, we had a really specific plan about doing our PADI Dive Master course on a small Island called Bunaken in the North Sulawesi region of Indonesia.
Endless beaches, the beautiful Indian Ocean, great surfing, amazingly kind and hospitable people and some of the best seafood anywhere in Sri Lanka. No wonder the Southern Coast has been a traveler favorite for decades. You can wake up with a view of a new beach every other day if you want or if you... Continue Reading →
The Sri Lankan Hill Country is one of the most scenic places we have ever visited. The diversity of the landscape here is amazing as you might be in the middle of a jungle one minute and on grass plains the next. Here you will also find some of the most spectacular train rides through... Continue Reading →
In addition to my two weeks itinerary in Australia, I would love to share some feelings and observations from my trip. Internet – Who would have guessed that when living under the influence of Chinese Internet censorship, one of my biggest concerns in Australia was Internet. Frankly speaking Internet in Australia seem to be not only... Continue Reading →
My first ever trip to Australia was business related, not that I am complaining. For two weeks I had an opportunity to experience and enjoy Australian lifestyle while handling work over there. Not a bad deal at all. Obviously two weeks in Australia does not make anybody an Australian expert, therefore this writing is more... Continue Reading →
IST - Istanbul Atatürk Airport Traveling on a budget between Europe and Asia, chances are you will have a layover at Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST), which operates as the hub for Turkish Airlines. Depending on where you are flying to and where you are coming from, you could be in for a long layover... Continue Reading →
Most people who travel to China do so with a single or double entry tourist visa, which gives you 30 days of travel time on each entry. So usually you will end up spending 30 days or so in China. Geography lesson: China is huge and if you think you can see it all in... Continue Reading →