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How to Make the Most of Beijing in One Day? Plan A Perfect 24-Hour Layover

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With the area of ca. 17 thousand square km, and the population of over 21 million, Beijing is one of the biggest cities in the world. You can easily spend a week sightseeing (in which case, here’s a good itinerary). Read more…


Singapore Swing: Top Saving Hacks for Your Next Trip

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Fifth time in a row, Singapore has been dubbed the world’s most expensive city.  Your Singapore trip doesn’t have to cost you a fortune! Use my ideas on how to enjoy the city break without ruining your budget. All it takes is just a few simple travel swaps.


Your 1st Trip to Asia? Here Are 21 Things to Remember Before Your Take-off [A CHECKLIST]

So, you’ve made the decision. You’re traveling to Asia for the first time. You’ve selected the place, sorted out your passport and visas, and secured all bookings. You’re all set.

Well, not quite yet. Here are 21 tips that will help brace yourself for your first Asia trip and make sure your dream trip doesn’t turn into a dream trap. 


World Cup 2018 Great Escape. Unusual Things to Do Around Moscow & Sochi

FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia is in full swing. Are you in Moscow or Sochi and already tired of fellow tourists? Check several alternatives to the usual Kremlin tour.


Norway in 4 Days. A Say-it-All Itinerary with Prices – Part 2. Bergen

After a dayful of city trekking and sightseeing in Oslo, and a night ride on the famous train to Bergen, we land in the former capital of Norway. Welcome to the city of fjords!


Norway in 4 Days. A Say-it-All Itinerary with Prices – Part 1. Oslo

Norway Fjord

Norway has always been on my radar with its breath-taking scenery, deep cerulean fjords, and uncompromising beauty. Yet, I always pushed it aside in favor of other destinations. The exorbitant prices may have something to do with that. But the die is cast. I’m heading off to the land of trolls in three weeks, and sharing my 4-day itinerary for Oslo+Bergen with prices!


Krakow Trip. You’re Doing It All Wrong! 6 Tip-offs to Kill For from a Local

Krakow’s claim to fame as one of the most attractive places in Europe is well-deserved. Although most visitors flock to the typical tourist spots, I’m giving you away 6 tip-offs where to go to experience the real feel of the city.


Hate It or Love It? 6 Reasons You Might Love or Hate London

London is a city of endless opportunities. At the same time, it has countless downsides. Without fail, it’s also one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. Is it worth a trip?


9 Unforgettable Places That Will Motivate You To Pack Your Bags Today!

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What makes you attracted to a place? Is it people, food, architecture? What makes a destination unforgettable? Hel | Poland, Dalkey | Ireland, Wuhan | China. Check what other destinations made it to my list.


36 Hours in Tokyo You Won’t Forget… A Traveler’s Guide to High-Speed Tokyo Tour

Tokyo is one hell of a city. According to various sources, the city’s 23 wards are inhabited by ca. 10 million people, the entire metropolis claims a population of over 13 million, while the Greater Tokyo area with 38 million Read more…