How to spend 2 days in Phong Nha-Ke Bang

How to spend 2 days in Phong Nha-Ke Bang

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is a stunning region of karst mountains and impressive caves in Northern Vietnam. Here you’ll find around 300 caves, including the largest cave in the world. This makes it a great destination to get active and marvel at the spectacular…

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…

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…

Rotorua: things to do for a three day stay

Rotorua: things to do for a three day stay

Rotorua is the place to be on the North Island. With about 55.000 inhabitants, it’s quite a sizeable town for New Zealand standards. It sits in the middle of New Zealand’s most dynamic geothermal area, is a hot spot for Maori culture and has plenty…

A roadtrip through Northland: our 5 day itinerary

A roadtrip through Northland: our 5 day itinerary

Our great adventure has started! We’re kicking off our one year round the world trip in New Zealand. More specifically, we spent our first 5 days touring New Zealand’s most northern region, aptly named Northland. In this blog post we’ll talk about our Northland itinerary…

Our Round the World Itinerary: 11 countries in 12 months!

Our Round the World Itinerary: 11 countries in 12 months!

This is the last blog that we’re posting before departing on our yearlong holiday! We’ve therefore decided to share our round the world itinerary with you. We’ll be visiting (at least) eleven countries on three continents in the twelve months that we’re planning to be…

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…