Taiwan impressed me with the close proximity of sandy beaches and almost 4000 metres high mountains. Outdoor fans have plenty to enjoy here. The real gem is the circumnavigation of the island with a bicycle. It becomes even better when I tell you that you can rent high-quality bicycles from Giant for small money. In this article I will give you the first infos about a bike trip through Taiwan, covering itineraries and the bike rental.
I usually make the "mistake" of not informing myself about a new country. For Iran however, this could have almost screwed up my whole vacation, because international credits card just do not work in Iran. At this point, I compiled a quick list for you, that might help you while planning your trip and also might give you some more understanding of the Iranian culture in order for your Iran visit to run smoothly.
Rules over rules: clothing regulations, restrictions on photography, ban on alcohol and no import of "dirty magazines" ... Iran might not be the first choice of many travellers. Others however, including me, seem to be even more attracted to find out more about this closed country. My thoughts in the first 72 hours?
Vietnam. This mesmerising viewpoint is situated in Ha Long City and difficult to find at first. But once you found the spot, you will be mesmerised by the view! In this article I will explain in detail how you can reach this hidden gem, join me!
Vietnam. You are looking for a place off-the-grid, where you can let yourself unwind from some exhausting days of backpacking through Vietnam? Join me on my journey through Co To island and learn further how to get there and what to expect from this oasis of untouched nature.