Belgium: Antwerp

I was in Antwerp with my bestie Sabine Staartjes last weekend. It was her birthday in September and this trip was my present. I’ve been to Antwerp many times before, as did Sabine. That [...]

Italy: Rome

I just came back from my week of vacation in Rome, Italy. The land where my first name is from. I’ve been working so much the last couple of months. I kept myself in work mode with the [...]

Singapore

I’m so happy because I get to write about one of my favourite cities. The city of Singapore, it sounds magical in my ears. Singapore has been on my mind ever since I was a child. I’ve spent [...]

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City

Well better late than never. I know this travel blog post is long overdue. I’m long back from my trip to Vietnam. Maybe I’m so late writing about it because I have bitter sweet memories of the [...]

Vietnam: Dalat

I had to escape the melting heat in Bai Xep so I took the nightbus to the much more pleasant climate of Dalat. Dalat. The city of Dalat surrounds a small lake with a beautiful golf course and is [...]

Vietnam: Hoi An and Danang

Not far from Hué is this beautiful little city named Hoi An. I rented a motorcycle in Hué which I could return in Hoi An. The rental company had an one dollar option that they would bring your [...]

Vietnam: Hue

I didn’t want to leave the beautiful countryside of Ninh Binh. But it was time to go to Hué in the middle of Vietnam. It was my first time in a sleeper train and I had to overcome the feeling of [...]

Vietnam: Ninh Binh

The dissolution with the pollution in Halong Bay completely faded away once I arrived in Ninh Binh. I took a taxi for five hours from Halong Bay to Ninh Binh to save a lot of traveling time. The [...]

Vietnam: Halong Bay

After the rushed and busy Hanoi and the beautiful but rough tracking through the rice fields of Sa Pa, my mind and body were demanding some rest. Lying on a boat in the Sun sailing in Halong Bay [...]

Murphy’s law can kiss my ass!

So anyone who follows me on Facebook knows that yesterday was a really, really shitty day for me. First my precious iPhone 6S got stolen in Ho Chi Minh city a couple of days ago. Traveling [...]

Vietnam: Sa Pa

So next on my journey in Vietnam were the beautiful rice fields of Sa Pa high in the northern mountains near China. I arrived in the afternoon with a sleeper bus. I had a very nice shower after [...]