Masjid Wilayah Persekutuan
Visiting Masjid Wilayah Persekutuan Translated as Federal Territory Mosque, this amazing temple is one of our favourites spots to visit in Kuala Lumpur. A place off the beaten track, it is completely worth dedicating a morning to visit. In this post we share our experience! The Mosque is not far from other touristic spots, but […]
Not to miss in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia´s capital, Kuala Lumpur is one of the cities we have learned to love. It was the first city we visited in Asia, and we consider it a great introduction for us westerns to the Far East countries. It is super easy to move around, with people that speak […]
Visit Macao in one day – from Hong Kong Macao is the less known of the two Chinese Special Administrative Regions –the other being Hong Kong-, and sits on the Western Side of the Pearl River estuary, right Southeast of Mainland China. A former Portuguese colony, this region is the most densely populated in the […]
Introduction to El Mate If you have been to Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay or Southern Brazil, or you have come across someone from that region in your travels, there is a high chance you have seen a Mate (pronounced Matte). While it is written the same way as the Australian-English for “Bro”, the mate is a […]
Top 5 reasons to visit Hong Kong Hong Kong is one of the most peculiar places on Earth. Its natural harbour and position in the globe caused historical disputes for its dominance between the United Kingdom and China, which resulted into an incredible city that works as a bridge between Western Civilization and Asia. Nowadays […]
Chiang Mai Temples
Chiang Mai is often left out of South East Asia trips. People go to Thailand to party in Bangkok and relax in paradisiac beaches, but we believe there is a whole lot more to explore. If you’re looking for amazing temples, natural settings and elephants, then Chiang Mai must be included in your list. Getting […]
Elephant Jungle Sanctuary
ONE DAY TEMPLE TOUR IN CHIANG MAI We started with a light breakfast in our hostel, just coffee and toast, and headed out for our first adventure in Chiang Mai. The first temple we wanted to see was Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, which is on top of a hill outside the city. We asked […]
How to plan a trip: Our way!
The first thing you need to know about elephants is that they have been an icon for Thailand culture for centuries, since they were used for heavy labour and warfare, until today when they are still used to entertain tourists. The elephant is also a royal emblem of Thailand. It is known worldly that the […]
Bangkok has it all!
You´ve made your decision. This is the year to make that trip you always dreamed of. To enjoy those incredible places you´ve seen in movies, to experience the food and the smells, to meet the people, to listen to different languages and to take thousands of pictures. But…how do you start? First thing to do […]
Top tips before you go Before we start talking, if you are planning to go to Bangkok, remember that to visit temples, strict dress codes apply to most of them: men must wear long pants and shirts with sleeves (no tank tops). If you’re wearing sandals or flip-flops you must wear socks (in other words, […]