Enjoying the view at Koh Lanta Mu Ko National Park. Sunset from our hotel next to the beach. As we travel during low season, we were the only ones in a huge resort. Drying some fish at one of the many local markets around Koh Lanta. Best way to explore Koh Lanta … Continue reading Another 2 weeks highlights in pics.
Although I have so far only been to overly touristic places, Thailand is slowly growing on me. It is always better to travel during low season, as prices are lower and you do not have to wait in line to grab a pad thai. And believe me, monsoon season is not only about rain. It … Continue reading Thailand 2 week highlights in pics.
Yogyakarta is famous for its neighbouring temples with Borobudur being the most spectacular of them. Im not a very big fan of temples, especially if local people charge up to 20 euros(take for example that most of the museums here are around 1 euro or so) to visit one. Hell, with 20 euros, I could … Continue reading Meathippie travels: Yogyakarta.
Karimunjawa is a small paradise island approximately 2 hour (or 4 if you go by slow ferry) away from the main island Java. Apparently almost all island that have made their way to separating from the big ones are paradise islands around the ring of fire. Atleast that was my impression when I was getting … Continue reading Meathippie travels: Le Paradise drowning special – Karimunjawa
It is advisable to skip mayor cities if travelling Southeast Asia. Sometimes there just is not a way to do that, because almost all the transport routes flow through them. All of that definitely is about Jakarta. Although being a pretty impressive city, a day or two in those bustling streets is enough to see … Continue reading Meathippie travels: Jakarta & Semarang
The worlds biggest volcanic lake should definitely get your dopamine levels rising. While cruising around its endless up and down winding banks, the vastness quickly sinks in you. Let a local take your picture next to the lake and looking at that pic, you can really sense what you are dealing with. This is the … Continue reading Meathippie travels: Does Lake Toba free your DOPA?
I do not know why, but when I have thought about Singapore, I have imagined rivers made of gold and businessmen walking around wearing suits made out of carved diamonds. It was a surprise to see that the situation is completely different. Although the bustling downtown area looks vast and does not fit into my … Continue reading Meathippie travels: To pore or not to Singapore?