The Arab Quarter, Chinatown and Little India Singapore is a diverse melting pot of cultures and races, with four official languages: English, Malay, Tamil and Mandarin. Find Singapore’s traditional roots and enjoy the exotic sights and sounds of the Arab Quarter, Chinatown and Little India. The Arab Quarter Also known as Kampong Glam, the Arab Quarter is one of the most, Read More
Geylang is part two from the “Let’s Go to Singapore!” series, after a short introduction to the Lion City. The Red Light District From Changi airport I took the MRT train to the “Aljunied” station where I was welcomed by 14 CCTV cameras! My two stars “Fragrance Hotel Ruby” is located in the middle, Read More
Going to Japan? Learn the etiquette! A Japan good manners guide for travelers comes handy and the City of Kyoto has has just released the “Akimahen of Kyoto” using smart graphics and an emoji scale of severity for misbehaving. “In Japan, I was immensely impressed by the politeness, industrious nature and conscientiousness of the Japanese people.” – J. Paul, Read More
Find Your Own Paradise “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls.” – Anais Nin Once you don’t have a home can be liberated. Your home is the world! For almost one year I travelled from one place to another. While in Asia, Bangkok is a good hub to, Read More
The story in 13 photos
Namaste! I visited Nepal in 2010 and I felt in love right away with this beautiful country. It is very sad to see the destructions of the April 2015 Nepal earthquake, not only on the human scale (8,800 people dead and more than 23,000 injured), but also in the destruction of UNESCO World Heritage, Read More
Koh Mak Island One hour by speed boat from Koh Chang Island, Koh Mak is a small, beautiful island, only 16 square meters. So wild and undeveloped, that even the Russians from Koh Chang didn’t venture here. But the Germans, Scandinavians and one Canadian – Romanian did, in search of adventure, peacefulness and close, Read More
It took me a while to decide about the name of the post. What is ‘Porn Bungalow’? And what is ‘Porn Resort’? Depending from where you are coming from, the word “porn” may have different connotations. And now, that I’ve awakened your curiosity, let’s solve the mystery!
Impressions from Bangkok What’s different, new and surprising for a foreigner in Bangkok in short stories and photos.
Finally I did it! From a large variety of insects, worms, frogs, bugs and other alien looking creatures I tried three varieties here in Bangkok, under my own will and being in the right state of mind: fried frogs, bamboo and wood worms! A certain quantity of Hong Thong (Thai spirits) helps. Read the tasting, Read More