Asia

10 important Japanese social ways on the spotlight

10 important Japanese social ways on the spotlight

Before you travel to Japan, it is a good idea you learn about Japanese social ways. You will be able to behave more appropriately in different situations and avoid embarrassing misunderstandings. Every destination has a different culture, customs and social etiquette, so it is good practice to learn about it before visiting that country. During […]

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Ultimate Guide to 48 hours in Kyoto

Ultimate Guide to 48 hours in Kyoto

Kyoto is Japan´s heartland for culture, arts and cuisine and the shining diamond of the country. It boasts infinite opportunities to experience both traditional and modern Japanese lifestyle, shaping your understanding of this nation. You will feel and learn their harmonious ways of integrating natural spaces in urban areas; balancing functionality with aesthetics; and using […]

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Exploring the Japan Alps like a Pro

Exploring the Japan Alps like a Pro

The Japan Alps are one of the country´s prettiest natural environments with popular hiking and skiing locations. Located in the Chubu district in the middle of Honshu island, the Japan Alps are within easy reach from Tokyo and Kyoto. This makes the Alps an excellent area to include in your trip to this country if […]

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My Top 5 Experiences in Japan

My Top 5 Experiences in Japan

Japan is a great travel destination for those seeking beautiful landscapes, interesting historic sites and a strong culture embedded in every corner. Due to its diverse geography, Japan is an option for alpine, beach and urban holidays. Moreover, its advanced technology, strong aesthetics sense and polite population contribute to making Japan one of a kind. […]

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2-Week India Itinerary for first-time visitors

2-Week India Itinerary for first-time visitors

If you are planning your first trip to India and don´t know where to start, read on my 2-week India itinerary for an easier start. Most likely, you will either love or hate this country, but either way, it will be a memorable trip in many ways. Be ready to be dazzled, overwhelmed and mesmerised […]

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Affordable Luxury at The Samara Villas and Restaurant in Ubud, Bali

Affordable Luxury at The Samara Villas and Restaurant in Ubud, Bali

Looking for the perfect accommodation stay in Ubud to meet your expectations and your travel budget can be a bit daunting considering the wide range of choices displayed on all major hotel booking sites. Most of them promised superb luxury amidst the Balinese forest with mouth-dropping views of the famous rice paddies; some sort of […]

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The Beautiful Ajanta and Ellora Caves in South-Western India

The Beautiful Ajanta and Ellora Caves in South-Western India

Probably two of the most fascinating man-made wonders I have seen until now lie in the interior of the Indian state of Maharashtra, where the two UNESCO World Heritage sites of Ajanta Ellora Caves hold numerous rock-cut caves with beautiful elaborate sculptures and art work. Both sites are truly special and their history goes as far back […]

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The Taj Mahal and Agra in 2 Days

The Taj Mahal and Agra in 2 Days

A stop in Agra seems mandatory to all first-time visitors coming to India, who perhaps are not so familiar with the name of this city but very eager to go to its most famous icon: the Taj Mahal. This city located in the indian central state of Uttar Pradesh on the banks of the Yamuna […]

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Plan Your Trip to Romantic Udaipur in Rajasthan

Plan Your Trip to Romantic Udaipur in Rajasthan

The last stop of my tour around Rajasthan was Udaipur and its surroundings. Udaipur is also known as the City of Lakes due to the several interconnected lakes surrounding the citadel and the outskirts. These lakes together with the encircling green hills make this small city an idyllic setting for romance and fairy tales. No […]

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