Archive for 'Asia'

Polaroid of the week: The boys of Jaffna

Posted on 20. Dec, 2014 by .


I made it all up to Jaffna in the far north west of Sri Lanka, a city still very much marked by the civil war that tore the country apart until 2009. However, I found a hopeful, welcoming community of Tamil people there!

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Koh Samui: Thailand’s picture-perfect tropical island

Posted on 14. Dec, 2014 by .


  Koh Samui is the third largest island in Thailand and it represents one of the most loved holiday destinations in Asia. The reason why it is so popular among tourists across the globe is its unique scenery and luxurious accommodation offers. Koh Samui is the ideal place to spoil yourself while relaxing on a […]

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Polaroid of the week: The awe-inspiring Jetavanaramaya Stupa in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

Posted on 13. Dec, 2014 by .


This past week was all about temple hopping as I explored the ancient cities of Sri Lanka’s cultural triangle. The most remarkable sight: The Jetavanaramaya Stupa!

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Polaroid of the week: Riding the rails in Sri Lanka

Posted on 06. Dec, 2014 by .


This past week has been all about riding the rails in Sri Lanka as I made my way back north into the hill country from the south coast to explore the tea region!

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Life Lately And Upcoming Travels: November 2014 Edition

Posted on 30. Nov, 2014 by .


Read what I have been up to in the past month, where I traveled to, what went well and what went wrong, and where I am off to next!

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Polaroid of the week: Beach bumming around Sri Lanka

Posted on 29. Nov, 2014 by .


Who knew that Sri Lanka had so many picture-perfect tropical beaches? I spent the last week beach bumming around some of the country’s popular beaches in the south.

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Polaroid of the week: Elephants in Sri Lanka

Posted on 22. Nov, 2014 by .


A dream came true for me last week: I was able to see elephants in the wild on an elephant safari in Sri Lanka! My time in the country is off to an excellent start!

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Five reasons why Thailand is the perfect winter escape

Posted on 28. Jul, 2014 by .


There’s no place that’s more perfect for a winter escape than tropical Thailand. Read on to find out why I think Thailand is your best choice for a winter getaway!

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Five places you shouldn’t miss on a visit to Singapore

Posted on 23. Mar, 2014 by .


These are the five places we think everybody should see on a visit to Singapore! Read on for our favorite neighborhoods, a beach escape and an odd experience as well!

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How to have the perfect Singapore weekend on a budget

Posted on 03. Jun, 2013 by .


Check out our tips for the perfect weekend getaway to Singapore including our recommendations on what not to miss and how to find budget friendly deals on accommodation and attractions in this pricey city.

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