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Wat Arun Temple in Bangkok

Most Fascinating Things to Do In Bangkok

Bangkok’s name alone is fascinating.  It’s the longest name of any city in the world.  Bangkok’s name is Krung Thep Mahanakhon Amon Phop Noppharat Ratchatnhani Burirom Udomratchaniwet Mahasatham Amon Phop Piman Awatan Sahit Sakkathatiya Witsanukam Prasit.   Try saying that three times fast.   Or you can just call it Krungthep (City of Angels) like the locals….

Top Places to Visit in Barcelona

Top 19 Places to Visit in Barcelona

Discover Barcelona’s beauty and excitement with our list of the top 19 must-visit places! Experience the best of this enchanting city, from iconic landmarks to hidden gems. Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of cultural wonders, stunning architecture, and unforgettable experiences—welcome to Barcelona! This magical city on the northeastern coast of Spain has…

Sightseeing in Bangkok on the Chao Phraya River

Our Trip to Bangkok

We actually visited Bangkok twice, the first time stopping on our way to Australia. But this was the second time we visited in Winter 2003. This time we were on our way to Phuket for an amazing resort style vacation. We took a 2-3 weeks off, much to the dismay of my boss, but in…

Visit Europe for $100 a Day

How to visit Europe for $100 a day

Can you still visit Europe for $100 a day in 2023? Probably not anymore, but with a little planning and creativity, you can get close. Of course, there are a few stipulations involved. First, you don’t have to be a backpacker to do see Europe on the cheap. Second, you do not have to live…

Singapore attractions Top Things to See and Do

Top 29 Places To See In Singapore

There is no shortage of things to do and places to see in Singapore. Singapore is a modern, cosmopolitan mega-center, both a city and a nation in one, and it is the quintessential melting pot of cultures, with weeks of amazing experiences to take in. The challenge is seeing as much of it as you…

Best Stopover Cities

Best Stopover Cities in the World

You’re planning your next vacation and have a week off from reality to go see a new part of the world. You will most likely have the option to have a layover before getting to your final destination. Why not extend your layover in another fun new city and add two new stamps to your…

Visiting Amsterdam

Visiting Amsterdam

Amsterdam really needs no introduction. It is a major international tourist destination, renowned for its architecture, history, culture and shopping opportunities, as well as it is canals, quaint neighborhoods and a wide range of coffee shops. Visiting Amsterdam is a bucket list item for many, so tt is no wonder it is one of Europe’s…

Houseboat Stay in Amsterdam

Stay On a Houseboat in Amsterdam

There are about 2,500 houseboats in Amsterdam, tied up along the many canals and waterways in this picturesque maritime capital. They are as much a part of the landscape in Amsterdam as are the cafes, coffeeshops, museums, and the canals and bridges themselves, and so a stay in a houseboat is really a chance to…

Visiting Amsterdam in Tulip Season

Top 19 Places To See in Amsterdam

Amsterdam has been among the top tourist destinations not only in Europe but also worldwide for years. It is the unique fusion of rich history, green open spaces, world-class museums and galleries that offer a laid-back atmosphere that keeps attracting millions of tourists every year. So we definitely understand the motivation to pack your bags…