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Ultimate Japan Packing List for Nerdy Women

Ultimate Japan Packing List for Nerdy Women

Travelling Japan is super exciting and there are so many amazing islands, cities and landscapes to discover. Depending on how far your Japan trip is taking you, you might consider your Japan packing list to include slightly different climates. While the South sees warmer weather sooner, the North takes a bit longer, which reflects in […]

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How to Plan a Japan Itinerary for 7 Days – Honshu Island

How to Plan a Japan Itinerary for 7 Days – Honshu Island

For most travellers, Japan is rather far away. To travel to Japan from Germany, I had to get on a ten hour flight. So when you finally land in the Land of the Rising Sun, you want to make every minute count for any Japan itinerary spanning 7 days. Here is an exemplary guide for […]

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Your Perfect Hong Kong Itinerary – 3 Days in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is the perfect gateway: An exciting blend between Western and Eastern cultures. Everyone speaks English, there are plenty of bilingual signs and it is exceptionally easy to get around. Plus, there is so much diversity on the many little and bigger islands that make up the island state. In short, there are plenty of Hong Kong sights you can see and if you have 3 days in Hong Kong, you will get a decent overview.

When I first visited, it was only meant as a Hong Kong stopover on my way to Australia. I had never been to Asia before and it turns out that Hong Kong is the perfect gateway: An exciting blend between Western and Eastern cultures. Everyone speaks English, there are plenty of bilingual signs and it […]

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How to Survive Bali Belly and Prevent Traveller’s Diarrhoea

How to Survive Bali Belly and Prevent Traveller’s Diarrhoea

Bali holidays are paradise but there is one thing that most travellers will try to avoid like the plague but it will catch up with them nonetheless. I am talking about the ominous Bali belly, which is a nasty form of traveller’s diarrhoea. (You can basically get it anywhere in the world.) Not only can […]

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