Category Archives: ASIA

10 Things to do in Bangkok for first timers

Things to do in Bangkok

Thailand’s dynamic capital city is a stopover for many southeast Asia destinations and usually the starting point of most traveler’s Thailand itinerary. Even travelers, like myself, that normally don’t like big messy cities at all, see themselves forced to visit. I’ve been through Bangkok several times this way, spending one or two nights there. And […]

37 Captivating Asia landmarks for your next adventure

Kelingling Beach, Nusa Penida - Asia landmarks

Asia is such an immense and diversified continent that never ceases to impress. People, culture, nature, and religious buildings all create an intriguing impression that sink deep into your bones and makes you never want to leave. It seems like the more you travel in Asia the deeper you want to explore it and the […]

The ultimate Asia bucket list for responsible travelers

The Great Wall of China is a true bucket list experience

Full of mystic, ancient history, jaw-dropping nature, unique wildlife, and extraordinary cultures, large parts of Asia draw a great deal of tourists. As the continent I might have traveled the most through (except Europe because I grew up there) it has really grown on me. Nonetheless, the continent is so different from place to place […]

How to spend two days in Garmeh Iran: A desert oasis

Garmeh Iran

As soon as I decided on going to Iran, a country that is 25% desert, I knew I wanted to stay in a desert oasis. And the choice fell on the tiny village of Garmeh settled in the middle of the Dasht-e Kavir desert in Central Iran. Blessed with natural spring water and an abundance […]

10 days in Iran itinerary: Discover the country with the world’s friendliest people!

Itinerary Iran travel to Garmeh

Within days in Iran, it quickly climbed up to become a favorite country for me. With around 50 countries under my belt, that is quite a tough achievement with India holding the throne since I first visited the country in 2012. How did this happen? There are so many reasons to love Iran, and the […]

25 best Thailand off the beaten track destinations

Thailand off the beaten track

Thailand has become one of the most visited countries in South East Asia and not without a reason. The land of smiles is extremely organized for tourism which makes it an easy country to travel to for anyone. Unfortunately, this also makes large parts of the country strongly affected by overtourism. Tourism to Thailand is […]

Iran travel tips: All you need to know before traveling to Iran

How to dress in Iran

Iran is not a traditional travel destination and for many reasons, a country off the beaten track. There are a lot of myths about the country and the media is a big part of it. However, travelers that made it there, including me, say it is one of their favorite countries! What was hard about […]

10 Reasons I fell in love with Iran: Why you should travel to Iran now!

Shah Mosque in Isfahan is one of the most beautiful mosques in Iran

Recognized for “the friendliest people on earth” by travelers that also recognize it as one of the safest countries they have visited, Iran is still not on most people’s radar. Politics and media are the main reason for this, and then there is the scariest thing of them all. Misperceptions spread from everyone around you […]