Things To Do And See In Vietnam And How Much It Costs

I had an amazing time in Vietnam… It’s a wonderful country with an impressive history, very friendly people and delicious food. And LOTS of great things to do! I spend a month there and left because my visa ran out, not because I ran out of thing to do! But it’s always good to have a reason to go back… I…

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How Much Does It Cost To Travel Vietnam?

Traveling in Vietnam is awesome: the people are friendly, getting around is easy and the food is delicious. Plus, travel in Vietnam is not expensive at all! Curious about the costs of a trip Vietnam? Check the infographic for a full budget breakdown of our 1 month trip around Vietnam. How much does it cost to travel Vietnam? Vietnam travel…

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1 Week On Sardinia: Itinerary, Costs, Where To Go And Where To Stay

2014 was a year without much travel for me because I was saving up all my holiday days and money for the big 5-month trip to New Zealand and Southeast Asia. Luckily, I did manage to get away for two weeks; I went skiing in January and I took a one week trip to Sardinia in September. And wow, Sardinia was beautiful! A…

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The Ultimate Guide To Renting A Budget Campervan In New Zealand

For our trip in New Zealand we didn’t have to think twice about our preferred way of transportation: we rented a van for 6 weeks and loved every second of it! The freedom of having your own wheels… going everywhere you want, driving twisting (gravel) roads, pulling over anywhere you want to enjoy jet another spectacular view… Amazing! Where to find…

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Things To Do On Sao Miguel, The Azores: A Three Day Itinerary

Have you heard of the Azores? Sounds pretty exotic right? The Azores is a cluster of nine beautiful islands located in the Atlantic Ocean. Somehow the Azores aren’t very well-known and remain off the tourist radar. I have to admit I also didn’t know a single thing about the Azores before booking a last-minute ticket to Sao Miguel, the biggest…

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Scuba Diving At Koh Tao: Exploring The HTMS Sattakut Wreck

On my 5 month trip I became hooked on scuba diving. I got my PADI at El Nido in the Philippines and went diving at Tioman in Malaysia. But Frank and I wanted to further improve our diving skills and thus we choose to go to Koh Tao, divers paradise in Thailand, to get our Advanced PADI. Getting your advanced…

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Activities On Bohol: 1 Day Sightseeing Itinerary

Before going to the Philippines I did a lot of research, trying to decide which of the 7000 islands I should visit. I don’t think I could have made the wrong choice because all the islands look pretty amazing. Nevertheless, I was very pleased with my decision to go to Bohol! We stayed at some very nice accommodations, transport was effortless…

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El Nido, Palawan: A Tropical Paradise In The Philippines

I could try to describe how beautiful El Nido is but I would fail miserably. I am nowhere near good enough with words to do it justice. With this photo essay I try to convey some of its beauty, but I cannot recommend going there enough to see it with your own eyes! Read more about my 3 week itinerary…

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How Much Does It Cost To Travel To The Philippines?

After spending a month and a half in New Zealand, I was positively surprised by the cheap prices in the Philippines! Never having traveled outside Europe before and therefore being used to a pretty high price level, I was completely amazed to find out that you can get a whole meal for just a 100 peso (about 2 euro). Traveling to…

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