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[Myanmar Special] Day 1 in Yangon

Because of my hostel’s central location, I started my first “real” day in Myanmar by a walking tour through Yangon. Old houses from the colonial time It’s hard to overlook Yangon’s many houses from...

Lessons learned while traveling

Just recently I had a conversation with a friend which inspired me for writing this post. I learned many things while traveling and also a few principles which I use every day. Don’t be...

A bit of Bangkok within 5 hours transit

I had a five hours transit in Bangkok on my flight to Myanmar. This is pretty long, I’ve been to Bangkok before but my friend wasn’t, so we decided to leave the airport. After...

Seeing Mount Fuji from Tokyo

It’s cold in Japan which means really clear air. And because of this it is easily possible to spot Mount Fuji even if you’re far away. Just a few days ago I could see...

E-Visa for Myanmar

I will travel to Myanmar in January and as you all probably know, a visa is needed for that. I was very pleased to read that there’s a E-Visa available, because I always worry...

Must Have Sights in Kyoto

Every Japanese person I ask for a recommendation immediately answers go to Kyoto. As many other places Kyoto has many sights, here is my recommendation if your time is limited to two days. Kinkaku-ji...