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Ethical behavior in Southeast Asia

Dressing ethical in Southeast Asia As we pack our bags for a wonderful holiday to Southeast Asia we think of the white sand beaches, the always shining sun, and the friendly smiles. We pack our swimsuit, our singlets, our shorts, our flipflops. Our toothbrush, sun cream and underwear come in last. The suitcase is full […]

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The Rocket Festival in Laos and Thailand

The Rocket Festival in Laos and Thailand Can you hear? The clouds are calling, the rain starts falling and gunpowder ignites rocket’s hauling… Thailand and Laos are home to a very special kind of festival at this time of the year. The Rocket Festival marks the end of the dry season and calls in for […]

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Spirit Houses of Southeast Asia

The spirit houses of Southeast Asia Spirituality lives high among the people of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand. Each house is a spiritual place in which divine stories rule the household. The houses in these primarily Buddhist countries all have a spirit house in its garden or home. The spirit houses of Southeast Asia are […]

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Wonders within the White Temple

The White Temple Many people know Wat Rong Khun only as the White Temple. You can find this amazing piece of architecture in Chiang Rai. You will find the city of Chiang Rai in the north part of Thailand. Local artist Chalermchai Kositpipat is responsible for this piece of art and renovated the remains of the […]

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The Magic of the Ayutthaya Kingdom

A great break in Ayutthaya While we visited Bangkok and had some time at our hands to do something new. We decided to hop onto a train. Trains in Thailand are remarkably convenient. They are cheap and fun. This train ride took only 2 hours from Bangkok and landed us in Ayutthaya, the ancient Kingdom of […]

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A day with our kids in Bangkok

Thailand’s capital understands well what it means to travel with kids, small or big. Its facilities for families goes beyond imagination and is not limited to the super malls it harbors, which often are complete with ice skating rinks, Ocean Parks, water parks or kid’s playgrounds. Restaurants such as Tartine and Charley Brown’s cater nicely […]

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My Name is Ben and I am a Shopaholic

It is no secret that people who are addicted to buying things better stay away from Southeast Asia. Not only are the products you can find on any street corner in Asia cheap, there are also so many different kinds of products on sale that you need an entire day to make up your mind what […]

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A walk in the park

Wherever you go in Asia, parks always seem to attract people of all walks of life, doing all kinds of activities and socialize with others. In Vietnam people love to do Tai Chi, Ballroom dancing and chit chatting. China has remarkable parks where people, especially the elderly, daily work on a long and healthy life […]

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Hong is Heaven

Hong Island near Ao Nang Beach in Krabi is heaven on earth in every sense. We had no plan when we got to Krabi. Just rent motorbikes and get around. Driving those beautiful roads along sometimes deserted coastlines is spectacular. We followed the road up north from Ao Nang Beach. On the way the kids enjoyed every single […]

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Lost in Translation

Have you been there before, standing along the Mekong River with your bicycle and trying to hitch a ferry ride to the other side of the river to fix your flat tire? If you have not yet experienced that, you are missing out on a lot! The question is, “How do you get across what […]

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