Cave Hotels, the hidden luxury of Cappadocia

Have you ever imagined sleeping in a cave? Read all about the time I slept in a Cave Hotel in Cappadocia.

October 5th, 2014|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

Freedom! The Hot Air Balloons of Cappadocia

"Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward". Are you ready to fly?

October 4th, 2014|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

The 7 Wonders of Cappadocia, a self guided tour

Is it possible to explore Cappadocia without a tour? Here's a self guided tour to the 7 Wonders of Cappadocia.

October 3rd, 2014|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

Sailing around Fethiye’s 12 Islands

If you're looking for a Mediterranean experience, a cruise around Fethiye's 12 islands is your best choice.

September 27th, 2014|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

Selcuk and the Byzantine castle of Ayasuluk

Selçuk is the closest city to the ruins of Ephesus and also the home of the Byzantine castle of Ayasuluk. Explore it now!

September 18th, 2014|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

5 reasons to visit Lhasa, Tibet this year and beyond

You don't need to spend seven years in Tibet to learn all about this amazing region. Discover the beauty of Lhasa and get inspired to visit it now!

June 12th, 2014|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

One week in Beijing: Culture shock and the great firewall

Have we become so used to China thanks to pop culture that there's no culture shock left? My week in Beijing sure changed my mind.

May 17th, 2014|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

The Do’s and Don’ts of the Great Wall of China

"He who doesn’t reach the Great Wall is not a true man"  That quote comes straight from Chairman Mao, so you better start exercising in order to climb the Great Wall of China, or should I say the Great Walls of China? You've probably heard that the Great Wall of China is the only man-made [...]

January 2nd, 2014|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

Is Japan Expensive? How to travel in Japan on a budget

When I told a friend of mine the name of my next destination on my Asian journey, his response was priceless: "You're going to Japan? I give up, you're definitely rich and you're hiding it from us!!!" As I assured him that I'm far from being wealthy, he asked me how big was my budget [...]

November 28th, 2013|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

Top 5 Travel Scams of South East Asia

Touts and scammers have always made me laugh. Not only because of their extremely illogical excuses to run away with your hard-earned money but also because of how soon they switch their bipolar personalities from "helpful local" to "go away, farang!*". Nevertheless, it saddens me to see the number of people who keeps falling prey [...]

November 22nd, 2013|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

5 reasons to visit Rajasthan, the Indian land of Kings

Yesterday I slept in the middle of the desert. I loved it. I hated it. As I'm writing this from my hotel at Jaisalmer, known as the golden city due to the distinctive color of its yellow bricks, I'm just two days away from returning to New Delhi. Having already travelled by car for more [...]

October 17th, 2013|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |

India, between a cow and a hard place

Today is the 5th day of my Indian journey. Me and my mother arrived to the chaotic New Delhi on October the 6th we soon ourselves captivated by the way of life of the people here. Having already traveled to Egypt, I was no stranger of the extreme hassle of the touts and hawkers, but [...]

October 10th, 2013|Categories: Asia Travel|Tags: |