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Guide to the street art of George Town, Penang, Malaysia

The Ultimate Guide To The Street Art Of George Town, Penang

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Jan 28, 2020

George Town in Penang, Malaysia, has an extraordinary amount of beautiful street art, both of cartoon-like steel frame art and life-like wall paintings. George Towns´s street art is world famous and has become a tourist attraction in itself. Here we give you everything you should know about George Town´s street art!

Ultimate Guide To Getting Around Sri Lanka

The Ultimate Guide To Getting Around Sri Lanka

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Apr 8, 2021

Sri Lanka is a small island which makes it ideal and easy to travel around in. This is a complete guide to getting around Sri Lanka, with tips and tricks for the best ways to travel around the country All you need to know about hiring a car & driver, and how to buy train tickets in Sri Lanka.

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Get A Bird’s-Eye View of Kuala Lumpur City – KL Tower

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Aug 27, 2019

KL Tower, or Menara KL, has become the symbol of Kuala Lumpur and is a real must-visit attraction. With its 421 m it is the tallest freestanding tower in Southeast Asia and the seventh tallest in the world. From the open-air Sky Deck at the top you have an amazing view of the KL skyline! KL Tower also has a lot more to offer like a rainforest park with a cool canopy walkway, a mini zoo, a revolving restaurant at the top of the tower, and an upside down house.

What To Do In Singapore

What To Do In Singapore – A 3 Day Singapore Itinerary

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Mar 29, 2021

There is no shortage of things to do in Singapore, being both a modern metropolitan city and a tropical island country. It may be best known as “the country that banned gum and spitting” but Singapore is a modern, friendly city with a unique mix of beautiful old colonial buildings, stunning parks, and modern architectural masterpieces, combined with world-class dining, entertainment and even some beaches. Here we give you our 3-5 day Singapore Itinerary with all the best things to do in Singapore.

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Gardens By The Bay – Singapore

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Dec 21, 2018

Gardens by the Bay are Singapore’s biggest green lung and have something for everyone. No matter if you like awesome architectural masterpieces, impressive high-tech technology, or beautiful plant and flower arrangements, a visit to the Gardens by the Bay should be on your Singapore itinerary. The star of the Gardens by the Bay Singapore are the Supertrees in the Supertree Grove with its amazing Garden Rhapsody light-and-music-show as well as the OCBC Skyway. But also the Cloud Forest Dome and the Flower Dome are fantastic and well worth a visit.

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Our Favorite Places To Eat Thai Food In Bangkok

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Feb 8, 2021

Thailand´s capital Bangkok is obviously one of the world’s best place to eat tasty Thai food. There are so many restaurants and street vendors selling Thai food that it can sometimes be difficult to spot the really good ones. Some restaurants cater mostly to tourists, and the food might not be top quality, since tourists are usually easier to satisfy than the locals. What we want is places that serve authentic and delicious Thai food, Thai food that the Thais themselves love to eat. Here are our top 7 Thai food places in Bangkok!

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Bangkok´s Temple In The Sky – Golden Mount (Wat Saket)

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Nov 27, 2018

The beautiful Golden Mount (Wat Saket) is one of our favorite temples in Bangkok and a must-visit when in Bangkok. To reach the temple, you have to walk 344 steps up a hill. The 360-degree view of Bangkok from the top is fantastic, and it is the perfect place to watch the sunset. Golden Mount is not as famous as many of the other Bangkok temples, so it is less crowded with a peaceful atmosphere.

Must try restaurants in KL

Must Try Restaurants In KL – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Oct 23, 2019

Kuala Lumpur (KL) is a real foodies heaven where you can eat and dine all day and night. Since there are so many restaurants, hawker stalls and Kopitiam (coffee shops) in this city, it can be difficult to find the best place to eat in KL, those that serve mouth-watering food where also the locals go. Here we give you what we think are the best restaurants in KL. These must try restaurants in KL are not Michelin starred restaurants or the most expensive ones, but restaurants that are charming, authentic, is conveniently located in popular areas of KL and most importantly serves delicious Malaysian food.

Where to stay in Singapore

Where to Stay in Singapore – Our Favorite Areas & Hotels

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Mar 23, 2021

Singapore is a tourist favorite like few other cities. More than 17 million visitors come to this fantastic city every year to explore its unique neighborhoods and experience world-class dining, shopping and entertainment.

When deciding where to stay in Singapore, it is easy to feel overwhelmed. From grand colonial hotels to modern architectural masterpieces, unique boutique hotels and cozy hostels, there are tons of accommodation options to choose from. To make it a little easier, we have put together this guide to our favorite Singapore areas & hotels.

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Dec 21, 2018

Kuala Lumpur has a lot to offer; historic monuments and buildings, futuristic and modern skyscrapers, colorful mosks, shrines and temples, green and lush parks and jungle areas, huge shopping malls, bustling street markets, and a lively nightlife of cool pubs and bars. Here we give you the best things to do in Kuala Lumpur!

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Following In The Footsteps of Samurais – Takayama, Japan

by Maria Wulff Hauglann| Last updated Oct 14, 2018

Takayama, also called Hida-Takayama, has a really unique and cozy atmosphere that we did not experience anywhere else in Japan. Narrow cobblestoned streets lined with charming old wooden houses and a nice and calm river that runs through the city, Ryokans, hillside shrines and temples, Onsens, and several museums makes Takayama a real must-visit place … Read more