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5 Reasons why you should do city breaks more often

I talk about traveling a lot on this blog because I truly think it is one of the best things one could spend money on. Nonetheless, if you are like me you don't always have the time or money to go wandering far far away. Actually, you don't even have to cross the borders to… Continue reading 5 Reasons why you should do city breaks more often

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5 Reasons to go trekking in Indonesia

Indonesia is a country located in South East Asia composed of several islands with many volcanoes. Some of them are still in activity and their sites are opened to visitors. If you ever thought of going on a trek, Indonesia and specifically the region of Java would be a great opportunity for you. Here are… Continue reading 5 Reasons to go trekking in Indonesia

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7 Reasons why you should travel solo

Traveling solo for the first time was a scary and changing experience for me. You just explore parts of you that you did not even know existed. This is something that will deeply change you in ways that you can't imagine. We are lucky to live in era where one can easily cross the borders… Continue reading 7 Reasons why you should travel solo

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10 Reasons why you should study abroad

I really enjoyed my time as an exchange student in Asia. I discovered a continent I have never been to before. Besides, I have learned a lot and gained meaningful insights from that experience. Here are 10 reasons why you should study abroad. 1. To discover the world on a budget Photo by Public Domain… Continue reading 10 Reasons why you should study abroad

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Malaysia, truly Asia

While I was studying in Asia, I ceased the occasion to travel around as much as I could. One of my favorite destinations was Malaysia. I really enjoyed discovering different cities and atmospheres. Here is a summary of what I enjoyed about Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur the cosmopolitan city It will probably be your first stop… Continue reading Malaysia, truly Asia

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My top 10 Asian dishes

As a true food addict, I had to tell you about Asian dishes. If you are vegan or vegetarian it offers a lot of options too. Besides, there are a variety of Asian vegetables and fruits that we need to incorporate more in our daily diet. Here is a list of some of my favorite… Continue reading My top 10 Asian dishes

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7 Tips to pack light

I used to bring my all life with me when I traveled somewhere. You know, "just in case". The problem is you always hand up wearing the same clothes and bothered carrying 20 kgs of luggage with you for nothing. I have come a long way to change that habit and here are 7 tips… Continue reading 7 Tips to pack light

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My top 10 African dishes

Be aware: the following article might trigger the urge to take a trip to an African country or better yet, go running to your African neighbour for some yummy treats! It was not easy to narrow this list down to 10 dishes but here it is. Photo by Magda Ehlers on Pexels.com 1. Thiéboudiène My… Continue reading My top 10 African dishes

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6 Lessons to learn from Fulani people

They are called Fulani, Fulbé, Peuhl and are a proud nomad people. Experienced breeders and travelers, they are scattered in different tribes and countries in West Africa, each with their own aadaaji (i.e. customs, traditions in Fulah). As a Fulani, here are the lessons I think this culture taught me. 1. Be proud of who… Continue reading 6 Lessons to learn from Fulani people

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Berlin: the good, the bad and the ugly

Berlin TV Tower, Mitte district Just to provide you with some context, I am originally from Cergy - a little charming town 1 hour from Paris - and decided to start a new life in Germany. Although I have been living here for a year and a half now, I have never been to Berlin… Continue reading Berlin: the good, the bad and the ugly