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Chichen Itza in black and white

the trip so far

I think I am around at the half of the trip (time does seem to fly…), so here are some quick thoughts of the trip so far. I arrived in Ciudad de Mexico – a huge great city, where I started to make plans for the next days. Also met …

the cool people on the road

One of the interesting parts of vacation – and staying at hostels, taking buses, eating at hole-in-the-wall places – is that you …

giving alms to Buddhist monks, early morning in Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang – Laos

For some Laos is the “real” Asia. Of course, every country is very real. From the BTS in Bangkok to the hill …

Bangkok

Bangkok is a very interesting city for a tourist. It is the gateway to Asia, so sooner or later everyone arrives here. …

along the Great Wall

This post was long overdue, always in the making and always left for “another time”. Well, what with the weekend around the …

last day in China, going home

Well, all good things must come to an end. Tomorrow at 11:40am I have a flight for Amsterdam then Bucharest. And I …

flying to Beijing

Today I will try to catch up with last two days events – mostly arriving to Beijing and first day spent here …

got my Chinese visa

Yesterday I picked my passport back from the Chinese embassy in Bucharest. It was a bit strange that I had to have …

back in Madrid

After 6 days spent in Lisbon and around I returned to Madrid. It was interesting to re-familiarize myself with the city… From …

second day in Madrid

I think I didn’t get the occasion to talk about the weather here. Yes, lovely weather – sunny and warm. Incredibly nice! …