When travelling through Malaysia, we spent a couple of days in Singapore, the city of the Lion. This small and still very young city-state charmed us with its diversity, its modern buildings and of course its cleanliness. These are our 10 must-sees:
In Summer 2016, we had 3,5 weeks holidays ahead of us. We wanted to discover Cambodia but as flights were quite expensive we decided to book flights to Bangkok, stayed a couple of days in the city before taking an Air Asia flight to Siem Reap. Most of the time, we travelled by public transport and tuk tuk and, as you know, this takes much longer than having private transport arranged. But when we have time and want to discover a country, we still like this way to travel.
Most people, when traveling to the Maldives, directly go to one of these Resort Islands right away from the airport. And yes, these islands are just beautiful but don't forget that there is more to this country than empty white beaches, crystal-clear water and palm trees. People actually live there and almost one third of the 430.000 inhabitants live in Malé, the capital and main island of the country.
In Summer 2017, we travelled 3,5 weeks by public transport through Malaysia and Singapore. As this was not my first time in Malaysia, the aim was to see the real country by taking our time and avoiding the typical tourist destinations. We therefore focussed our itinerary on the center and the East coast of the … Continue reading Itinerary: 3 weeks backpacking in Malaysia
In December 2017, we escaped the cold weather in Europe to spend Christmas on a beach more than 8000 kilometers away. This is our itinerary: Day 1 - Arrival in the afternoon and visit of Colombo Day 2 - Negombo, Sigiriya Day 3 - Polonaruwa - Kaudulla National Parc Day 4 - Dambulla - Kandy … Continue reading Itinerary: 2 weeks Sri Lanka (and Maldives)