Tourist visa to Southeast Asian countries

This is a list of the visa requirements for Europe Union citizens: The Philippines Visa on arrival is free up to 30 days. Vietnam Visa on arrival is free up to 15 days for passport holders of Denmark, France, Finland, Germany, Italy, Spain, Norway and UK. E-Visa online is available for all Europe Union citizens … Continue reading Tourist visa to Southeast Asian countries

Exotic fruits in Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia has some of the world's most delicious and strangest fruits I have never seen. Here is some advice about the taste and properties of the most popular ones. Pitaya AKA Dragon Fruit This bright pink fruit is widely popular in all Southeast Asian countries in either the white or red version. It has … Continue reading Exotic fruits in Southeast Asia

My top 10 travel apps

Smart phones have made travelling so easy, in a small device you got all the information and tools needed to make your trip happen. Find below my favorite ones: XE Currency converter XE is a free Exchange Rate App for travelers in foreign countries as you get accurate live historical chart on a single screen. … Continue reading My top 10 travel apps

A guide to Bagan Archaeological Park

Bagan is an ancient city located in the Mandalay Region of Myanmar. It consists in over 2,200 temples and pagodas that were built from the 9th to 13th centuries, when the city was the capital of the Pagan Kingdom, that would later constitute modern Myanmar. This archaeological park is a main tourist attraction of the … Continue reading A guide to Bagan Archaeological Park

Trekking Myanmar: Hsipaw

Far less touristy than the Kalaw to Inle trek, Hsipaw offers a greener scenery and more traditional villages. We visited villages of the Shan and Paulang tribes, some of them not used to welcome foreigners as the area has been opened to the tourist only since 2012. The most popular place to arrange the trek … Continue reading Trekking Myanmar: Hsipaw

Trekking Myanmar: Kalaw to Inle Lake

Walking through endless fields, climbing hills and passing by remote villages was my favorite way to admire the unique scenery of Myanmar. After a few days roaming the temples of Bagan we took a night bus to Kalaw, the starting point of the three day trek finishing in Inle Lake, located about 70km away. We … Continue reading Trekking Myanmar: Kalaw to Inle Lake

My travel essentials

During 9 months travelling I realized some things I packed were completely useless in Southeast Asia and some made my backpacker life way much easier. This is a list of my travel essentials: Tiger balm You can find it everywhere in Southeast Asia. It is a great mosquito bite relief and also good for headache … Continue reading My travel essentials