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Accommodation in Singapore

Affordable accommodation in Singapore + tips for speculators

Monday, July 16, 2018

Have you been dreaming of staying in the luxurious Marina Bay Sands hotel? Or just looking for advice how to save money in this bloody expensive city? I´ll give you a few reasonable tips on affordable accommodation in Singapore as well as a few bizarre tips for adventurous speculators. Singapore is one of the richest countries of the ...

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Gokyo Lakes

Hiking the Himalayas: Gokyo Lakes Trek

Monday, May 14, 2018

A stunning trek to five pristine turquoise lakes, along Ngozumpa Glacier, the largest glacier in the Himalayas, with a climb of Gokyo Ri (5357 m) for a fantastic panoramic view of the Himalayan Range including Mt. Everest (8848 m). Gokyo Lakes Trek is perfect for those who want to have a spectacular and diverse trek but not too difficult. ...

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Maeklong Railway Market

Maeklong Railway Market

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Maeklong Railway Market is one of the biggest attractions in the Bangkok area. It is an authentic Thai market well known for trains running through it. The vendors´ stalls with fruits, vegetables, fish, seafood, drinks or sweets are set right next to the railway. Only a few minutes before the train arrives, they lift the ...

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Dating in Iran

True stories: Dating in Iran

Friday, January 5, 2018

Iran is a wonderful country with rich history, stunning architecture, breathtaking nature, kind and helpful people, though with loads of strict rules controlling social life. In principle, separate wedding parties for men and women, no kissing and touching in public, secret dates, staying reserved about matters of sexuality. However, I suppose young Iranians must have found their ...

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best pictures of 2017

The Best Pictures and Stories of 2017

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

The time to review year 2017 has come. What did you see and learn this year? And what did you neglect or not manage on the contrary? I had a difficult but very important year. Since there are 12 months in a year, symbolically, I have also chosen 12 pictures that I would like to share ...

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Top 15 Iran

Top 15 things to see in Iran

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

We spent two fantastic weeks in Iran. Not enough? Surely, a month or more would be better. However, we went very fast, so eventually it was two very intense weeks full of amazing experience. We landed in Mashhad from where we took a domestic flight to Shiraz. Then we continued by car through Persepolis, Yazd, Varzaneh. We travelled ...

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