Visit to Inle Lake – The loves, the hates and how...

Although Myanmar only recently opened her doors, tourism is flourishing. With just over 2 million visitors in 2013, Myanmar is hotter than ever. However,...

Money matters: What are the costs to travel in Myanmar?

Myanmar (Burma) is an upcoming destination in southeast Asia. It's a unique country that has largely remained free from western influences (and the tourist...

Tips for volunteering in unexplored Myanmar

If you scroll down the internet for volunteering opportunities in Myanmar (Burma), you won't find a framework as you'll find in its surrounding countries....

Off the beaten track in Myanmar

A wonderful country of monks, golden stupa's and most of all: friendly warm people from all different ethnicities. It's said that it's best to...

Ancient rituals at the 10th World Wai Kru Ceremony in Ayutthaya

Whoever thought Muay Thai is a mindless, aggressive and blood hungry sport: think again. During my recent trip to Thailand I discovered that Muay...

The Bangkok Tree House Hotel, an eco-heaven in the city centre!

A riverside hotel amidst lush greenery, excellent bicycle paths, small Thai villages and great bird watching spots. We never expected to find such a...

All aboard the Transmongolian Express!

In 2010 we jumped the epic 'Trans-Mongolian Express' and traveled 7621 kilometers from the red square in Moscow to the forbidden city in Beijing....

Money matters: How much money do you need for your Sri...

Sri Lanka, also known as the Pearl of the Indian Ocean, offers travellers beautiful beaches, the best surf spots, great coral reefs, famous tea,...

Havelis, arts and places to visit in Shekhawati

It was not the Taj Mahal, the holy Ganges or the beautiful Indian desert cities that were the highlights of my India trip. The...