Southeast Asia

Here you can read all the posts I’ve written about my travels in Southeast Asia! So far I’ve traveled to:

Traveling In Cambodia: How Much Does It Costs?

Cambodia, the country with such a heartbreaking past… It made a lasting impression on me, every time I think about my time there I still feel the weight of its terribly sad history. I’ll be writing more about Cambodia in the coming weeks, for now I’ll share with you my budget breakdown. Cambodia travel budget: budget breakdown Cambodia travel budget:…

View Post

The Ultimate Guide To 4 Days Of Fun In Singapore

Singapore is so much fun! It was totally different than the other countries we visited in Southeast Asia (Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Laos and Malaysia). I absolutely loved spending 4 days in Singapore, maybe because it was so different. Different how? Well, just a couple of things on the top of my head… #1. Singapore is organized! From the moment I arrived at the…

View Post

Malaysia 2 Week Itinerary: A Trip To Tioman, Kuala Lumpur And Langkawi

Spending 2 weeks in Malaysia wasn’t nearly enough time for this wonderful and varied country! I really hope I can return to Malaysia in the future to explore more of the country! Unfortunately, even a 5 month trip eventually comes to an end… When we left Malaysia there was just a week of our fantastic trip left. We made good use of our…

View Post

Langkawi On A Scooter: 2 Day Itinerary Around The Island

Without wanting to repeat myself to often: I love driving around with my own means of transportation. Be it a car, mountain bike or scooter, I love the freedom to explore a place at my own pace. To pull over at the side of the road to take a picture of a beautiful view. Or have a break at a…

View Post

12 Days In Malaysia: How Much Does It Cost?

If there is one country in Southeast Asia I cannot wait to return to it is Malaysia. Don’t get me wrong, traveling in the Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand was amazing! And while there is plenty more to explore in these countries as well, with Malaysia in particular I feel like I just didn’t see enough of the country……

View Post

Vietnam One Month Travel Itinerary: From North to South

Making a round the world trip had been my dream for years. I pictured getting on a plane to an exotic location where I would learn about other cultures and see how people in those faraway places lived their live. Funnily enough I never really thought about getting around in those foreign countries… That is, until I actually went on my…

View Post

Phu Quoc Island: Three Days Of Sightseeing On A Scooter

There are many things about traveling that I love: the feeling of ultimate freedom and not having any plans and responsibilities, meeting new people from different cultures, eating delicious food from tiny street stalls, being able to fit everything I own into a backpack and move to the next exciting place… Something else that definitely stands out for me (I know I…

View Post

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…

View Post

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…

View Post

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…

View Post