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My 2 week itinerary for traveling Thailand

Almost 4 months have passed since my Thailand journey in July 2016. I remember that I put quite a lot of effort in researching and setting up my route in preparation for my trip. I only had 2 weeks’ time and wanted to get the most out of my journey. My following itinerary shall provide some guidance and support in case you also want to travel Thailand. Which is something I would definitely recommend you to do....

5 questions I am being asked about Vikasa Yoga retreat, Ko Samui

First of all, I need to mention that am not a Yoga pro at all. Before my stay at Vikasa I have been practicing Yoga for about one year. Pretty unregularly and in waves though, not ever much going beyond a beginner’s stage. Therefore, this post is not necessarily targeted to experienced Yogis and Yoginis only but rather for anyone interested in Yoga regardless of any prior experience. I staid 6 nights at Vikasa being it my very first Yoga...

Do’s and Don’ts in Chiang Mai, Thailand

The moment I am writing this post I am sitting at Chiang Mai airport waiting for my domestic connection to Ko Samui. As much as I have been looking forward to head towards the South of Thailand for my yoga & beach relaxation part of my holidays, I feel a little sad now to leave Chiang Mai after 3.5 days. The small to medium sized town is host to a lively backpacker scene while preserving an authentic Thai flair. Check...

1 day in Bangkok behind the scenes

Bangkok was the first destination of a 5 months travel (& study) adventure and, like with every journey I make, I did not spend any time on preparing myself, reading a travel guide or get an idea of what exactly I wanted to see at the destination. Luckily, my travel buddy and close friend, who traveled with me, has the same approach. So we blindly walked out of the hotel after arriving the evening before and had no clue where to...