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Everything You Need to Know for your First Visit to Taipei

Everything You Need to Know for your First Visit to Taipei

Taipei, Taiwan’s bustling metropolitan capital city literally has something for everyone – no matter your interests. Here you’ll find everything from buzzing night markets, centuries-old temples, museums and the former tallest building in the world. If you’re planning your first visit to Taipei, this guide has […]

The most comfy and stylish travel sneakers for fashionistas

The most comfy and stylish travel sneakers for fashionistas

While exploring a new destination on foot allows you to really immerse yourself in the culture and connect with its people on a much deeper level, it does also have one downfall. Yup. You know what I’m talking about. Sore feet and even worse, blisters. […]

6 Awesome Affordable Day Trips from Taipei

6 Awesome Affordable Day Trips from Taipei

Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan has it all…museums, temples, night markets and parks. Not to mention, Taipei 101 – once the tallest building in the world. With history, culture, architecture and amazing street food – Taipei is one destination which should be high on your […]

What are the best islands in Asia to visit?

What are the best islands in Asia to visit?

Asia might be better-known for its old-world charm that’s met with bustling streets, bright lights and breathtaking cityscapes, but it’s also home to so much more. In particular, some of the most incredible islands in the world. If you’re looking to explore ivory beaches that go […]

13 Asia solo getaways that belong on your bucket list

13 Asia solo getaways that belong on your bucket list

There are tons of amazing travel destinations around the globe, but when you are considering a solo getaway you are most probably looking for a destination that is easy to navigate,  safe and one that won’t break the bank! Naturally, Europe is a great option […]

Fall in Japan: Photos of the most beautiful scenes

Fall in Japan: Photos of the most beautiful scenes

There are dozens of amazing fall destinations to visit across the globe, but my all time favourite destination for glorious fall scenes is hands down, Japan.  And for very good reason. Not only is the country jam-packed with hidden gems, colorful shrines and temples and gastronomical […]

The best colorful places to visit in Kaohsiung

The best colorful places to visit in Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung (高雄) lies on the southwest coast of Taiwan and is the second largest city on the island, after Taipei. Not only is Kaohsiung home to an amazing harbour, great beaches and mouth-watering seafood, there’s also plenty to do and see. And if you are like […]

What are the best attractions in Singapore?

What are the best attractions in Singapore?

Singapore might be small, but what this island-state lacks in size it certainly makes up with a whole lotta character. Not to mention some of the best attractions in Asia. Situated at the tip of the Malaysian Peninsula, Singapore boasts with diverse cultures, colourful architecture, […]

10 amazing destinations in South Africa not to miss

10 amazing destinations in South Africa not to miss

South Africa’s rich cultural heritage, diverse landscapes and amazing wildlife have long intrigued visitors from around the globe. And for good reason. The country, situated at the tip of the African continent, is not only tremendously beautiful, but also known as a haven for food […]

How to explore the picturesque Blyde River Canyon

How to explore the picturesque Blyde River Canyon

Blyde River Canyon is one of South Africa’s most beloved travel destinations. And for good reason. Not only is this scenic area part of the Greater Drakensberg escarpment, it is also one of the largest canyons in the world. The canyon, which is nestled along […]