Day 1 13.12 local time. We have just arrived at our Airbnb after a 12 hour and a 2,5 hour flight from Amsterdam to Bali. The Airbnb is located in seminyak, and it’s a cute, tiny, wooden bungalow with a tiny garden surrounding it. First impression: my god it’s so humid here! The driver that’s […]Read More
One year. One whole year. That’s how long my blog exists now. I started it exactely one year ago on the day I’m writing this. I cannot believe how fast time has gone by!
I figured this would be the perfect time to just look back on the past year, and all that it has brought me. As well as how my website has grown!Read More
What place to visit in The Netherlands? Giethoorn of course!
It’s a small village that has the nickname ‘little Venice of The Netherlands’.
You can spend your day by renting a boat and saling around in the sun, shopping a bit, having lunch/dinner at restaurants or by going for a walk in the surrounding nature.Read More
If you have ever been on a flight to another continent (or maybe even within your continent, depending on where you’re from), you’ve probaby dealt with it: a jetlag. You enter a completely different timezone and have trouble adapting to the different eating and sleeping schedule resulting in you feeling exhausted for a couple of days. Sounds familiar?
Not for me though. I’ve been to Malaysia and Japan, both take more than 12 hours to travel to for me, and I did not have a jetlag. Not after arriving or after returning home. How is that possible? I’ll explain!
These are my simple tips to not having a jetlag.Read More
This is already my final day in Malaysia. Time has gome by so fast. I’m sad to leave this country, but I’m mostly happy I got to experience all of this.
To make the most of the final few hours I had left, I decided to go to the national museum, right next to my hotel. I only had time to see one of the exhibitions they had. It was about the history of Malaysia.
At half past two I got on the train to the airport in order to get back home again.Read More
This was my last full day in Malaysia unfortunately. I made the most of it though!
First I went to the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park. It’s basically a fake jungle complete with waterfalls and there are lots of different kinds of birds that just walk and fly around freely. Half way throught the park I decided to have a break from the heat. I bought a fresh coconut and sat down at one of the tables in the shadow.
After the bird park I went to Chinatown. I had some lunch in a restaurant called ‘Old China’. Afterwards I went to see all of the different markets in this area. You can basically buy anything you want here, lot’s of fake designer stuff as well.Read More