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How to Get Close to the Snow Monkeys in Japan

How to Get Close to the Snow Monkeys in Japan 0

There were three major reasons for me to travel all over Japan for two weeks: the famous cherry blossom season, the anime/manga scene and, of course, the cute snow monkeys in Japan. It turned out, that getting to the Nagano Monkey Park wasn’t hard at all when you start from Tokyo, maybe not a day […]

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How to Plan a Doi Inthanon National Park Day Trip Properly

How to Plan a Doi Inthanon National Park Day Trip Properly

Doi Inthanon National Park might be a little outside of Chiang Mai, but it makes for an excellent day trip. There are a bunch of guided tours out there, such as by TourRadar, which are great if you do not want to rent a car/driver or cannot be bothered about doing too much research. For […]

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These 50 Japanese Souvenirs Absolutely Need to End up in Your Suitcase

These 50 Japanese Souvenirs Absolutely Need to End up in Your Suitcase

Japan is a wonderland. So much great food, outstanding landscapes, incredibly polite people and oh, the quality products! A getaway to Japan – even for the Japanese – is often intricately linked to shopping. That is no coincidence. Shopping is a national pastime and it is quite the experience as well. Underground stations in Tokyo, […]

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How to Get Your Thailand Visa Extension in Chiang Mai Within Hours

How to Get Your Thailand Visa Extension in Chiang Mai Within Hours

The problem with long-term solo travel is that you are quickly getting used to the constant changes. At one point or another, you simply forget the most essential and obvious things, like making sure you don’t overstay your visa welcome. And sometimes you simply like a country so much, you want to stay longer. Both […]

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