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From Amsterdam to Alkmaar: Netherlands Cycle Trip Guide (for New Cyclists!)

Last spring I explored the Netherlands Dutch style, by bicycle. This was one of our most eco-friendly trips yet with no transport needed by car or plane within the Netherlands. We were able to use only bikes and the occasional public transport to travel from city to city.

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Alkmaar: Cheese, Cheese & More Cheese at the World’s Largest Cheese Market

SAY CHEESE. Alkmaar is the capital city of cheese in Holland. The city has made a…

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The DO YOU EVEN TOURIST Guide to Amsterdam | Museums, Coffeeshops, the Red Light District & More!

Amsterdam. There is no place on earth like it. Ever since watching Eurotrip as an American…

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Finding Dutch Windmills on a Cycle Trip around Holland (5 Most Famous Sites!)

This May, Jonas and I got out our backpacks and took on a bicycle journey around…

Trekking Sapa Vietnam | Rice Paddy Terraces and Home Stays with the Hill Tribes

Sapa is a mountainous area in Vietnam famous for its rugged scenery,  cascading rice paddy terraces…

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6 Month South East Asia Backpacking Trip – Tips for Backpackers

A time comes, especially for us Australia/New Zealand working-holidayers, when your visa ends (this feels like…

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What 6 Months Backpacking Southeast Asia Looks Like

Ever since those Lonely Planet guys released that Southeast Asia on a Shoestring back in 79′,…

The Complete Northern Thailand Travel Guide + Photo Journal

Why Northern Thailand? Northern Thailand is the true charm of the country. The North attracts a…

Borneo National Parks + Wildlife Guide | Sarawak Adventures

In our two week Borneo trip, we traveled from the very western region of Sarawak all…

Living in Thailand vs. Vietnam: Talking about Living Costs, Job Markets and Everything Else!

If you’re a fellow gypsy looking to settle down somewhere in South East Asia, I have…