Cuzco and Machu Picchu 2013

We flew from Lima to Cuzco on Peruvian Airlines. The flight took around 1 hour and cost $230. We were there during the first week of July and stayed at my relative’s house. When we arrived to the airport there were many travel agencies advertising tours. We got a 2-day tour package and I think it cost…

A Guide to Peru from a Peruvian’s Point of View

  Peru Capital: Lima Official Language: Spanish $1 = 3.4 SOL   Most people identify Peru for Machu Picchu, The Inca Empire and recently for our flavorful and mixed cuisine. Peru is a multicultural country where you can easily see traces from Spanish colonialism along side native and Incan culture. You can also experience influence from…

Chinese New Year – Malaysia 2012

Malaysia Capital: Kuala Lumpur Official Language: Bahasa Malaysia $1 = 3 MYR       Malaysian Ringgit Stay: Jan 17th to Feb 21st 2012 My trip to Malaysia was a very important one since it was my first experience of South East Asia. I had been living in South Korea for 1 year already and…

Sliema, Valletta, Gozo, Comino and Blue Lagoon – Malta 2012

Malta Capital: Valletta Official Language: Maltese, English $1 = 0.9 EUR Stay: June 27th to July 4th 2012 Malta is a tiny island 80Km south of Sicily (Italy) in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. Almost unknown and unseen in the map. Even though it’s small size it has always played a strategic location as…

Paris – France 2012

*Updated new pictures from my latest trip in June 2016 France Capital: Paris Official Language: French $1 = 0.9 EUR Stay:   My husband and I went to visit a friend in Paris. We flew in July from Norway on KLM, making a stop in Schiphol-Amsterdam and it cost around €300 for the both of us….

Amsterdam – The Netherlands 2013

The Netherlands Capital: Amsterdam Official Language: Dutch $1 = 0.9 EUR Stay: February 18th to 20th 2013 The Netherlands or Holland? Many people refer to The Netherlands as Holland but actually Holland is only a province inside the Kingdom of The Netherlands and inside this province, more specifically in North Holland is the capital Amsterdam….

America Road Trip – The American Dream 2014

United States of America Capital: Washington DC Official Language: English $1 Dollar Stay: My friends and I were chosen to be part of a program from our University called Global Frontier. To travel for 2 weeks and do some advertising and tourism. We made a travel plan to drive in a van from New York -> Chicago ->…

Rome, Firenze, Bologna, Venezia – Italy 2014

Italy Capital: Rome Official Language: Italian $1 = 0.9 EUR Stay: July 5th to 12th 2014   Italy, along with countries like France, Spain, UK, Turkey and Greece has always been rated as the top European destinations. Everyone knows about Italian food, the architecture, the Roman Empire and its rich history, fashion, etc. Need any more reasons…

Hong Kong and Macau 2014

Hong Kong Capital: Hong Kong Official language: Cantonese, English $1 = 8 HKD           Hong Kong Dollar Stay: Aug 20th to 25th 2014 Not to many people’s knowledge Hong Kong was part of Britain’s territory up until 1997 when it was returned to China. So even though it is part of…

Phuket, Thailand 2015

Thailand Capital: Bangkok Official Language: Thai $1 = 35 THB    Thai Baht Stay: Jan 3rd to 30th 2015 Phuket is located around 800km south of Bangkok. It’s one of Thailand’s biggest islands and the #1 destination for those looking for white sands, turquoise waters and crazy parties. Apart from being known as one of the most popular…

Hello world!

  Hello World, I hope this blog is useful to you; to aid you in exploring and discovering new places that you had never though of before. To encourage you to get out of your comfort zone and experience different cultures, food, religions and people. So that you can broaden your mind and be able to…