10 Things You Need for Your First Trip to Thailand

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We started off this #MyFirstTimeinThailand series with Visiting Thailand? Complete Itinerary for One Month Trip and our Prices in Thailand: Can Your First Time Be Cheap? breakdown of ALL of our expenses in Thailand. But it’s about time we talk a little bit about the equipment that is essential when going to Thailand for your first backpacking trip. You might …

Algarve Trip Itinerary: Our Road Trip in Portugal

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Keeping in mind that a week before we left for Portugal, I had no idea where Algarve was – I think our spontaneous trip turned out to be a huge success. Greg decided to rent a car for the week so that we could be a little bit more independent while traveling. It was the best choice to save both …

What to do in Georgetown: 48 hours in Penang

Things to do in Georgetown, Penang

Georgetown on the island of Penang is definitely my all-time favorite in Malaysia. Rich in fantastic street art and stunning colonial architecture, it’s a must-see destination if you’re around. Since it’s worth to stop by even just for a two or three days, here’s our guide to Georgetown. How to enjoy 48 hours in Penang? What to do, where to …

Koh Rong: My Survivor Beach Getaway

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Koh Rong? No. If I asked you to tell me about Cambodia, you’d probably start with temples, right? Angkor Wat. Bayon. That sort of thing. Maybe you’d say people are friendly and the food is great. What else? Siem Reap. Khmer Rouge. Buddha. Dollars. Tuk-tuks. How long you’d have to keep going until you got to some of the most beautiful …

Visiting Mekong Delta: The heart of Vietnam

Guide to Mekong Delta, Vietnam

The first time we visited Vietnam, we were amazed by the size of this country. With only two weeks ahead of us, we decided not to spend long hours on trains and buses – instead, we chose one region to get to know properly. And we chose Mekong Delta. Why visit Mekong Delta? Is a one-day tour enough? Most people …

Prices in Thailand: Can Your First Time Be Cheap?

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Hello Mister, massage? Tuk-tuk? Tuk-tuk? Pad Thai, good price, good price? How much will I spend on a tropical island? Is food really so cheap? How much is a hotel in Thailand? How can I save money during my first trip to Thailand? I will answer all of these and more of your questions about daily and weekly budget, the cost of transport …