Stories

Adventures in the Hidden Beaches of Dawei, Myanmar

2017-09-05T14:44:17+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Myanmar (Burma), Stories|

Paradise Beach March 9, 2016. My Thai visa expired so I headed towards my new destination: Myanmar (Burma). One of the roughest border crossings that I have suffered so far, the Kanchanaburi-Dawei border crossing (Phu Nam Rom/Htee Khee). The Thai side was fine, a small mini van took me to the border, got my exit

MOUNT BROMO, NO TOUR GUIDE NEEDED

2017-09-05T10:43:04+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Indonesia, Stories|

Many people pay a lot of money to get a tour for famous and attractive Mount Bromo in East Java, Indonesia. I have heard of people paying up to USD80 for a tour without including the entrance fee that costs Rp.250.000 (approx USD19). News flash, you don't need to spend all of that money, all

SEMPU ISLAND: A HIDDEN TREASURE IN INDONESIA

2017-09-05T10:47:44+00:00 July 19th, 2016|Indonesia, Stories|

Camping Site Three hours south from a town called Malang (popular for tours to Mt. Bromo) is an island that has nothing to envy to photogenic beaches that have been used in settings of Hollywood movies. I'm talking about Pulau Sempu or Sempu Island. Not so known between foreign tourists but popular between

HOW I GOT TO EL NIDO: FROM PUERTO PRINCESA TO SABANG TO EL NIDO

2017-09-03T23:41:56+00:00 May 3rd, 2016|Stories, The Philipinnes|

Palawan, named the "World's No.1 Island" (at least that is what every single advertising sign said on the street), has become more and more attractive for tourists nowadays and I can understand why. Even though the weather was not the best whilst I visited this island, I still got to witness the beauty of it.

Phu Chi Fa: Riding Towards the Perfect Sunrise

2017-09-05T15:21:31+00:00 April 28th, 2016|Stories, Thailand|

Riding towards Phu Chi Fa I had been traveling for almost 12 months and I can say that Phu Chi Fa is a place that offers one of the most incredible sunrises that you can imagine. It is a mountain area that reaches 1.628 mts above sea level (1.442 mts according to Google),