How to Get Around Saudi Arabia
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Thursday, 04 April 2024 / Published in Asia, Destinations
Buses, trains, cheap flights, and taxis – getting around Saudi Arabia is much easier than you might think. Just a few years ago, Saudi Arabia was one of the most secluded countries in the world, and tourism was not even permitted. Well, the situation has drastically changed. Saudi Arabia now welcomes tourists and is building
Wahiba Sands was a highlight for most of us
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Thursday, 28 March 2024 / Published in Asia, Destinations
Are you in camping mode, eager to explore as much as possible, or unable to rent a car? I’ve prepared road trip itineraries in Oman for each type of traveler. After completing my second road trip in Oman, I decided to try something different. This time, I opted for a scheduled road trip instead of
How to plan a road trip in Oman
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Wednesday, 20 March 2024 / Published in Asia, Destinations
I traveled to Oman twice on a road trip. Let me tell you how to start planning, and what the do’s and don’ts are for your next adventure. I consider Oman the best country to get introduced to the Middle East and one of the best countries in the world to plan a road trip.
Luang Prabang Kuang Si - Uncovering Laos - The unexplored side of South East Asia
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Thursday, 18 January 2024 / Published in Asia, Destinations
From magical cultural encounters to outstanding landscapes and delicious food, Laos is a true hidden gem in South East Asia I visited Laos back in 2014. It was part of a Southeast Asia trip I took after university, and Laos seemed to be a quick stop that more adventurous travelers were doing. From my first
What makes Sharjah different from the other Arab Emirates?
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Tuesday, 02 May 2023 / Published in Asia, Destinations
From its rich cultural heritage to its contemporary art scene, Sharjah sets itself apart from its neighbouring emirates. As soon as you leave Dubai and enter Sharjah, you can see how different it is from the UAE’s hotspots. Skyscrapers are replaced with libraries and museums, and the city’s cultural heritage is evident everywhere you go.
Everything you need to know about the Sharjah Light Festival in UAE
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Tuesday, 25 April 2023 / Published in Asia, Destinations
I visited the Sharjah Light Festival in the UAE and embarked on a journey that combined lights, technology, and magic. Here is everything you need to know if you plan on visiting the Sharjah Lights Festival too. As I strolled through the various exhibitions at the Sharjah Lights Festival last February, I was in awe
Hiking Mt. Takao and Mitake
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Tuesday, 11 August 2020 / Published in Asia, Destinations
Green and wild instead of grey and futuristic, Mt.Takao and Mt. Mitake are the best hiking routes near Tokyo and a great alternative to try something new. Hectic, chaotic and sometimes extremely crowded, Tokyo can be a little bit overwhelming for a first time visitor. But don’t worry, the scenic hiking routes at Mt. Takao