• Asia,  Tips,  Travel

    The art of bargaining in Southeast Asia

    This is seriously a tradition in the region, where price tags are just an introduction to negotation and not an actual sale Price. Seems crazy, right? Get ready to hear some tips that will help you out! My idea is that you end feeling happy (or at least satisfied), avoiding frustration and stress. DON’T GET MAD If it’s your first time in Southeast Asia, you are probably starting to desperate as you HAVE to bargain for everything! Even bottled water and snacks! Price tags (if any) are just fairy powder, nothing to settle and just a kick start to the negotiation. You will get used to, I promise! CASH IN…

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    Asia,  Travel

    Exploring Malaysia

    Malaysia is a country where you can go to trekking through the jungles, enjoy beautiful beaches, get into the indian, Chinese and Malaysian cultures and even try a variety of delicious national and international foodie specialties. Yes! Too many things to do. Ready to go? Traveling around Malaysia is very easy and there are options for all. The easiest way is of course to take a plane, it will help you to optimize more your time, the low cost airline Air Asia is the most popular in the area and brings together many destinations! Same with Malaysia Airlines, although a bit more expensive. Almost every State have their own airports with projects to build several more.…

  • Asia,  Travel

    Bangkok, The Big City

    Bangkok was my last destination during my Southeast Asia trip, on contrary to most travelers! After spending a week in the peaceful North of Thai, another one in its southern paraside-like beaches… getting to Bangkok was a hell of a change! You can draw a picture in your mind! Crowded streets, people running and shouting everywhere, traffic jams, bike jams, tuk tuk jams! Massage! Massage! Ugghhh! Don´t get me wrong, Bangkok is a highlight and a must in your S.E.A travel agenda! But the first impression shock… Wow! For everyone getting to Thailand by plane will probably land in its main Airport: Suvarnabhumi, one of the main airports in Southeast…

  • Asia,  Travel

    Chiang Mai, The Rose of the North

    Chiang Mai is a city full of history, founded more than 800 years ago as the capital city of Lanna´s Kingdom… that´s why you will be able to please your eyes with architectonic jewels almost everywhere! Contrary to Bangkok, Chiang Mai is way more peaceful and relaxed even though its hundred of visitors. Many tourists choose Chiang Mai as a connection with nature and their inner selves, so there´s a 10/10 chance you will see them practicing yoga and meditation in the parks. Surrounded by some of Thailand´s highest mountains and natural reserves, Chiang Mai is one of the most popular cultural sites in the country: more than 300 budhist…