My Travel to Thailand and the first impressions

On my travel to Thailand, I arrived in Bangkok only days after King Bhumibol Adulyadej died. Looking back at my first 24 hours in an interesting time in history to make my acquaintance with this country.

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Hotel breakfast when the hotel isn’t finished

A breakfast in a construction site

Vietnam, you might be a great place to live and work, but having breakfast today wasn’t the most memorable… I’ve had some of the greatest food experiences in Vietnam, but this wasn’t one of them. Read more

Costa Rica Pacific Coast

Traveling Costa Rica on a Budget

Traveling to Costa Rica, on a budget? That sounds difficult. Here are some ideas to get you started:

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Massaya, a live volcano in Nicaragua- The devil’s gates –

That day we went up to Massaya, to a live volcano in Nicaragua, and saw the lava…

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Becoming Dive Instructor in Costa Rica, Central America

A big smile on my face this past June: I finished my exam to become a dive instructor!

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Visit Santiago De Chile

I visit Santiago de Chile on my way back from Antarctica. I had 3 days to visit old friends from New York and to catch a glimpse of a city I only knew from the newspapers and books.

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Local food and scooters in Saigon

Discovering Vietnam, that’s discovering its food as well as the urban jungle Ho Chi Ming City actually is. A food tour felt like the right activity to combine both!


I have already told you that Saigon has its own idea of traffic. Cars get stuck in traffic all the time. So when I wanted to discover the city and its kitchen, doing it by bike felt like the right way to go. And so I jumped on the back of Thinh’s scooter, to discover some food.

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Monkeys in Bali Indonesia

Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary – Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

One of the main attractions in Ubud (Bali) is the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary. It is a small area in the center of the city. Some 600 Balinese Longtail Monkeys live here. (Macaque in English).

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Vietnam – first impressions

After my first days of travel in Ho Chi Ming City and Hanoi (Vietnam), and awaiting more adventures, here are some of the things that were not as I expected them before coming here. Breakfasts in construction sites, motor scooters with an app, and a very cosmopolitan aspect.

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Vietnamese train

Train between Saigon and Hanoi

More train! Saigon to Hanoi this time! The Reunification Express received its name to remember the end of the Vietnam war. Welcome on the sleeper train Ho Chi Minh to Hanoi.

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