Borobudur – an otherworldly site

Borobudur temple, java

Seen from the air, itlooks like a mandala, a representation of the cosmos. Viewed from he ground but from afar, the temple has the shape of a stupa.

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Shwedagon Paya – the golden temple of Myanmar

Shwedagon Paya, Yangon, Myanmar

This bell shaped golden pagoda isnot only one of the most stunning sights in Myanmar, but also in Southeast Asia. It is said to contain 8 of Buddha’s hair as well as relics of 3 other Buddhas who attained Enlightement

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Vietnam Waterfalls- Pongour Waterfall

Pongour Waterfall, Dalat, Vietnam

Waterfalls might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about Vietnam. In fact you might not associate the two at all.

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Red Mountain Winery Myanmar

Red Mountain Estate, Myanmar

Wine tasting in Myanmar Red Mountain Winery Is it France, Italy , Spain or….is it Burma (Myanmar)?  Yes! Well done you …

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Children in Asia

Children in Asia Children in Asia is a collection of some of my favourite faces and smiles of “little people” of …

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10 things to do in Hoi An, the charm of Vietnam

Hoi An is not your typical sightseeing town. There are no big sights to “tick off” your list. It is a town to take in, relax and enjoy. And in my view, here are the top 10 things to do in Hoi An:

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4 Months Southeast Asia Travel Itinerary

Southeast Asia itinerary

In this post I will show you how the actual itinerary looked like, but also what I missed, what I gave up, what I wish I had seen, as well as learnings and recommendations based on my personal experience

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Women in Asia

A collection of beauty, smiles and colours from around Asia to celebrate International Women’s Day! Pin it

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