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Two weeks in Cambodia: an itinerary for the independent traveler

Two weeks in Cambodia: an itinerary for the independent traveler

Two weeks in Cambodia is not a whole lot of time. However, Cambodia is a small country and it’s therefore very well possible to see the highlights in this amount of time. And we would advise you to do just that: focus on the highlights. […]

Angkor Wat without the crowds

Angkor Wat without the crowds

So you’ve been to the three main temples of Angkor Wat, Bayon and Ta Phrom. You’ve wrestled your way through hordes of Chinese tourists. And you wish you could have these places to yourself so you could properly enjoy them. We’ll tell you how you […]

The Three Colored Temples of Chiang Rai

The Three Colored Temples of Chiang Rai

Many tourists skip Chiang Rai. Maybe it’s because of its location, or because they don’t have enough time. Some come on a (very long) day trip from Chiang Mai. Others only pass through on their way to Laos. But luckily you’re reading this blog post, […]

Our 3 Week Southern Thailand itinerary

Our 3 Week Southern Thailand itinerary

In april of this year, we spent three weeks in Southern Thailand. We didn’t actually intend to spend so much time here initially, as we planned to focus mostly on the famed north of the country. But our friend Dorien would be joining us for […]

Bangkok attractions: a 48-hour guide!

Bangkok attractions: a 48-hour guide!

“What’s the capital of Thailand?” a friend asked me once. And before I had my answer ready he punched me in the nuts… Did you get the joke? Apparently I have those kind of friends… 😉 So although my first “experience” with Bangkok wasn’t a […]

7 awesome things to do in Yogyakarta

7 awesome things to do in Yogyakarta

As part of our honeymoon in Indonesia in september 2017, we spent three days in Yogyakarta. This city of about half a million inhabitants is way more relaxed than Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia. For example, there is far less traffic. However, we still wouldn’t recommend […]

Our Central Europe itinerary: from Vienna to Budapest

Our Central Europe itinerary: from Vienna to Budapest

We’re preparing and saving like crazy for our round the world trip, starting at the end of February 2019. This means fewer dinners in restaurants, selling stuff we don’t need anymore and otherwise cutting all kinds of (unnecessary) costs. But not going on holiday abroad […]

Ten things to do in Vienna

Ten things to do in Vienna

Vienna, the capital of Austria, was once the home of Sigmund Freud and Empress Elisabeth of Austria, the latter one better known as ‘Sissi’. The city offers an abundance of historical, cultural and culinary sites. So where to start when visiting Vienna? No sweat! Here […]

How to get Vienna opera tickets for only 3 Euros!

How to get Vienna opera tickets for only 3 Euros!

What if we told you that you can score Vienna opera tickets on the cheap? Even cheaper than what you’d pay for a guided tour? Would you believe us? “Aren’t opera tickets really expensive?”, we hear you think. True, usually they are. And we feel […]