I love being an independent traveler. Spending more than just 3 days in a location, and taking my time going around, exploring the sights and people watch. Spending a longer time at a place allows me to really immerse myself in the local culture and blend in with the locals, thus, learning a side about the city I am visiting that I never knew it had. It also requires a bit more charm for a city to make me want to re-visit, again and again. Amsterdam was such a city for me, and the other being Seoul, South Korea. I’ve been to Seoul a few times, and because of that, I had the local subway system mastered at the tip… View Post

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Things To Do In Ninh Binh – Vietnam’s …

Things To Do In Ninh Binh – Vietnam’s Hidden Gem

After spending a couple of days in Hanoi, and a day in Halong Bay, we took off on a side trip to Ninh Binh, an often overlooked gem of Vietnam. Ninh Binh is known as the ‘Halong Bay On Land’ and quite honestly, its gorgeous landscape took my breath away and is much more stunning than Halong Bay! The fact that there isn’t much tourists visiting (yet!), allows me to travel at my own pace, enjoying the sights and without the need to rush from a place to another to beat the crowds. While in Ninh Binh, I’ve experienced and was treated to some of the best sights I’ve ever had in my life, and here are just some of… View Post

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20 Korean Food To Try in Seoul

20 Korean Food To Try in Seoul

I love Korean food and my cravings for Korean food was satisfied during my trip to Seoul. I mean, what’s not to love about seoul eats and Korean street food? They are hearty, spicy, and hot – perfect for the cold Korean weather. What to eat in Seoul? I hope this list of Korean food will help you out! Tteokbokki Tteokbokki is a dish easily found everywhere in Seoul, especially from the *pojangmachas. It is made from soft rice cake, fish cake and *gochujang sauce. Tteokbokki has a long history line in Korea. Once a part of the Korean royal court cuisine, it was brown and plain. Only after the introduction of the korean chill paste of gochujang did it… View Post

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5 Locations in Macao Where Korean Dramas Were Taken …

5 Locations in Macao Where Korean Dramas Were Taken At

If you have been reading tales of my Seoul trip, you may have already guessed that I’m a huge fan of Korean Dramas and have been one since I was probably about 12 years old or so when the good old Autumn In My Heart was playing on national television. So when I visited Macao, there were a few places that looked so familiar to me, not for the many pictures that was on the internet, but for the fact that they were locations where famous Korean dramas that I have watched, were taken at! Here are 5 locations in Macao to relieve the moments from well loved and famous Korean dramas. Senado Square The lively hub of Macao is… View Post

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Places To Visit in Macao – 4 Hrs Self Guided …

Places To Visit in Macao – 4 Hrs Self Guided Walking Tour

Macao is a place that reminds me a lot of Penang, Malaysia and it’s very much walkable, especially where some of the more popular places to visit in Macao is located. During our 4 days trip to experience Macao, we were able to visit quite a bit of cultural and historical sights within central Macao, and around it’s two islands. If you’re visiting on your own without a tour guide, here’s a very much doable 1 day self guided Macao walking tour to help you enjoy what central Macao has to offer. This walking tour of popular places to visit in Macao took us about 4 hours. Leal Senado From wherever you are, make your way to Leal Senado. Your… View Post

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