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Which countries are safe to visit along the ‘Horn of Africa’? (Ethiopia, Somalia, Somaliland, Eritrea and Djibouti)

Which countries are safe to visit along the ‘Horn of Africa’? (Ethiopia, Somalia, Somaliland, Eritrea and Djibouti)

  The Horn of Africa is where Eastern Africa meets the Saudi Arabian peninsula and is one of the most unruly regions in the world. But since we are adventurous travelers, let’s take a look at our options in the area. Somalia The bad news first – Somalia poses an extreme danger to tourists. The safest […]

Posted on April 25, 2016 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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My favorite Things to do in San Francisco

My favorite Things to do in San Francisco

Trip Index (what we have published so far): My favorite Things to do in Seattle San Francisco is the city I spend most of my time in. Things to do in San Francisco – Understand San Francisco is a place like no other. The city seems to go through boom and bust cycles constantly. Most […]

Posted on September 16, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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My favorite 16 Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

My favorite 16 Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

My favorite 16 Things to do in Kota Kinabalu – Understand Kota Kinabalu is Malaysia’s biggest city in Borneo. It only takes about 500,000 people to achieve this! Kota Kinabalu has been a major tourism hub for decades for Koreans and South Eastern Chinese mainlanders and the recent spike in visitors have jaded locals visibly. […]

Posted on September 10, 2015 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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My favorite Things to do in Singapore

My favorite Things to do in Singapore

Trip Index (what we have published so far): Things to do in Bodrum My top 15 Things to do in Kos My Top 10 Things to do in Athens – on a layover The Rock of Gibraltar – or 5 Myths about Gibraltar busted My favorite Things to do in Mykonos My favorite Things To […]

Posted on September 8, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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Photo Review Prambanan Temple Yogyakarta

Photo Review Prambanan Temple Yogyakarta

As part of my trip to Yogyakarta I explored the Prambanan Temple located in Eastern Yogyakarta. It's easy to reach and is in fact just a couple of miles off the JOG airport. The entrance fee is steep at $17.40 for non-Indonesian passport holders but it makes for some spectacular sights with the Merapi volcano […]

Posted on April 16, 2014 by in Things to Do (City Guides)

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Review: Fairmont Grand Hotel Kiev (Kyiv) Hotel Review

Review: Fairmont Grand Hotel Kiev (Kyiv) Hotel Review

Book the Fairmont Grand Hotel Kiev here. Introduction For my trip to Kiev I had to decide between 3 different major chain hotels that all came with good reviews – the Hyatt, the Fairmont and the Intercontinental. Since I had one free night left from the Chase Visa credit card and also the upgrade certificate […]

Posted on August 10, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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Le Meridien New Delhi Review

Le Meridien New Delhi Review

Book the Le Meridien New Delhi here. Back in August 2012 I visited a number of places in Eastern Asia and India. I will post reviews from places visited in no particular order over the next weeks. The Le Meridien New Delhi is right in the center of New Delhi. It's just one block away […]

Posted on January 17, 2013 by in Hotel Reviews

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