How I fell in love with HOI AN

I had never really thought about traveling to Vietnam before. I did not have specific expectations because it is not a country you hear a lot about (at least not at home) and even less about this small town on the central coast of Vietnam. My first idea, before my trip, was to spend a [...]

This thirst for tea

Tea ceremony New experiences I must admit that I am not a big fan of tea. I am much more a coffee drinker. But I drank more tea in less than a year than I lived here than during my 18 years in my country. The reason is the important place occupied by the tea [...]

Have you heard of Couchsurfing?

Processed with VSCO with a6 presetCredit photo: Wikimedia Commons If you are a budget traveler or in general someone who travels to foreign countries for tourist purposes, you certainly know that often, most of times, the large part of your budget goes to accommodations that can be very costly in places like Hong Kong or [...]

Inside of the best night markets in Taichung

A Night Market in Taichung Night markets are one of the favorite spots where Taiwanese like to hang out. Of course, they are at the core of Asian cultures and it is almost impossible to visit any neighboring countries without visiting at least one of their night markets. But while Thailand might attract more tourists [...]