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NEW ZEALAND / 03.11.2012

I've dreamed for a long trip on the road for a while, one of those slow journeys where I can take my time, stay in a place as I please, enjoy the simple things of the daily local life.[caption id="attachment_11760" align="alignleft" width="600"] Lake Tekapo Reflections. Photo Courtesy Laurence Noah, Finding the Universe[/caption] [pullquote]Back to beautiful South...

MYANMAR / 08.08.2012

Thanks to the new political course, Burma has become an increasingly popular destination. Many - included me - consider that this is the time to visit as the country is rapidly changing. However, there are 7 tips to prepare your trip to Burma.1. Myanmar is expensive Not in absolute terms, of course. But compared to other Southeast...

INDONESIA / 31.07.2012

My Southeast Asia journey is coming to an end and while I’m enjoying the last days relaxing in Pulau Perhentian, a cool island in North-Eastern Malaysia, I started thinking over the experiences of the last few weeks.[caption id="attachment_10192" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Life is cool at Perhentian Island[/caption]There have been highs and there have been lows. Moments...

INDONESIA / 20.07.2012

I wanted to give Southeast Asia another chance. I wanted it badly. This is also why I chose to visit Myanmar. I thought that a country that was isolated for so many years, keeping much of its history and traditions, would gain my heart. But it didn’t happen.[caption id="attachment_10137" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Three Buddhist Monks[/caption]People in Myanmar are...

ASIA, INDONESIA / 06.07.2012

Since I quit my job and started traveling much more extensively than before, I became increasingly attracted by wild journeys and spontaneous, unplanned travel. After all, I don’t need any more to fix holidays in advance and to stick to a specific timeframe. I’m eventually free and willing to get the most from my present...