Category Archives: Asia

Ladakh is the land where Himalayas meets Tibetan plateau. This means that is a highly elevated region (much of it being over 3,000 m), where altitude sickness is very common. A lot of visitors get it and it can be very dangerous if not taken seriously. We are not going to lie – we were quite worried for […]

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In Rajasthan you can find accommodation for just every taste, from places for pennies to real and very expensive palaces. Even if we like to travel on a budget, we like the places we sleep to be clean, tidy and well maintained. We like budget or lower mid range places because of the relaxed atmosphere that […]

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Travel insurance is an important part of travel luggage. Yes, luggage, because it’s an essential, just like your plane ticket, accommodation you booked and clothes you packed. We all hope we will never need it, but we travel more freely if we know we have it. Travellers from all over the world are often surprised that we take travel insurance. […]

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Sometimes when you travel to off the beaten path destinations, you just have to try some local food delicacy. On the island of Siberut, off the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia, where Mat visited Mentawai people, he tried some sago worms. Yummy! 🙂  

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Lively ancient cities, full of colours and noise, fairy-tale palaces, epic forts, mysterious temples, sand deserts, delicious food and colourful festivals. All this is Rajasthan. But if you spend some time soaking up the atmosphere in the cities or at the countryside, besides rich and romantic past you will find also kind, simple and smiling people who ask you […]

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Ladakh has a large variety of accommodation and offers something for every taste – from luxury resorts to camping and homestays. We are always looking for interaction with local people, to see how do they live their everyday life – that’s why most of the time we spent in Ladakh, we chose homestays and guesthouses. And despite the […]

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Angkor Wat is well known archeological site amongst travelers. And usually also high on their wish lists. It’s an amazing place, where you can spend days or even weeks. But because of its popularity and number of visitors, it’s good to make some plans and find out things, that can make your trip even more […]

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