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 [...]

A journey to Gaomei Wetlands

A friend told me on Friday night: "let's go visit a place tomorrow". None of us knew exactly how to go there. We just assumed that it was quite far from the campus. Without asking many questions, I just accepted because well, that's what people do here. On my own, I was wondering how could [...]

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 [...]