Located near the Cambodian border, I first heard of Ko Chang during my first visit to Thailand back in 2005. I was in Chang Mai and two backpackers were arguing over whether I should go to Ko Chang or Ko Samet. Back then, Ko Chang was a backpacker’s paradise. If Thailand had something close to […]
Taipei is the capital of Taiwan and is a great city. Taipei has a lot to do and while I wouldn’t live there again, I would certainly go back to visit. The city to have a lot of open and green space, and to be very clean. If you find yourself in Taipei and are looking for some things to do, check out these 9 tourist and non-tourist activities to occupy your time.
Updated: 8/8/18 | August 8th, 2018 Manuel Antonio is a picturesque area located on Costa Rica’s west coast. It lures in tourists with its pristine beaches, fun bars, and its monkey-filled national park. Located 192km from San Jose, Manuel Antonio has grown steadily more touristy over the years (and understandably so). Manuel Antonio National Park […]
Each Saturday for the last three months, I’ve been highlighting different cities from around the world. Each time, I have nothing but praise for all these places. But I’m constantly asked if I like every place I visit, because it sure seems that way. Well, I don’t. Generally, I try to find something good about […]
The birthplace of the Bard, Stratford Upon Avon is a mecca for Shakespeare enthusiasts. Tourists descend on this city in hordes during the summer months, and everywhere I went there were lots of people. The city doesn’t have much to offer besides its Shakespearean past, though. Outside the historic area, it’s just another English city. […]
There is no question about it: Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. With many of its Baroque and Gothic buildings still intact, Prague has evolved into a picturesque throwback to a time when cities weren’t just masses of bland concrete. It’s for that very reason that the entire historic center of […]