Copenhagen -Oslo Mini Cruise

Norsk Folkemuseum

My boyfriend surprised me and took me for a day cruise to Oslo 🙂 We hopped onto the ferry in Copenhagen, spend the night on board, and then 6 hours ashore in Oslo before heading back to Copenhagen. It was a lot of fun!! Even though 6 hours are not a lot, we had a … Read more

Iceland – Day 6

Reykjadalur Valley

The last day was the most adventurous of all. Snowmobiles on the Langjökull glacier!!! Can it be even better!? What about the relaxing sip in the hot river in Reykjadalur Valley? Or exploding geysers in the Geysir Hot Spring Area 🙂 We also checked out couple waterfalls: Skógafoss, Seljalandsfoss, Gljufrabui, Gullfoss. Snowmobiles on the Langjökull … Read more

Iceland – Day 4


The day in Iceland wouldn’t be full if we haven’t visited at least one waterfall, so on the fourth day, we checked out Fardagafoss, Litlanesfoss, and Hengifoss 🙂 We also attempted to drive to Lake Askja. That was my first real take into Highlands 🙂   Lake Askja I wanted to check out this lake … Read more

Iceland – Day 3


The third day passed under the theme “Waterfalls” 🙂 We visited several of them (Aldeyjarfoss, Hrafnabjargafoss, Hafragilsfoss, Dettifoss, and Selfoss) on the way to Þórshöfn where we had our next hotel. Out of all the waterfalls we saw in Iceland, those that we visited during our 3rd day were the most memorable for me and … Read more

Iceland – Day 1


Right after landing on the Reykjavik airport, we picked up the car and started our Iceland adventure! Our first stop was Thingvellir National Park. After that, we headed to Landbrotalaug Hot Springs. We stopped there briefly and headed in the direction of Hvítserkur– location of our first hotel. To get there, we drove along the … Read more

The Best Time To Go To Iceland

Nothern Lights

I think every time you go, you will see something different. So it is highly dependent on where your interests lie. Summer ( mid-June to end of August) There is no darkness in the summer; the sun sets for a couple of hours, allowing for fantastic pictures opportunities. You can travel during the night and … Read more

Transportation in Iceland

Driving through Iceland

Iceland is way too awesome to only stay in Reykjavik. But to get anywhere, you need to figure out a way to move quite long distances. The most comfortable way to travel across Iceland is to rent a car. Many people are biking or hitchhiking, but the car gives you speed and flexibility. Most of … Read more



I just came back from Iceland. It was my second trip there, and it was amazing!! The first time I went there in October only for four days. At that point, we only had time to do some parts of the Golden Circle. But I knew that I would come back as Iceland has so … Read more

Gaya Island

Gaya Island

Kota Kinabalu was my last stop. It is mostly a port city, and according to my plan, I was supposed to chill out in my hotel. Well, I lasted a whole afternoon and decided I want to do something more exciting the next day 🙂 My plane was to depart at 7 pm, so I … Read more

Kinabatangan River

Kinabatangan River

Right after the diving experience, I have been picked up and transported to an area near Kinabatangan River for the jungle safari. Kinabatangan River Kinabatangan River is the second longest river in Malaysia. It is known for its remarkable wildlife and fascinating habitats. The World Wildlife Fund states that the Kinabatangan River is one of … Read more

Mabul Island

Mabul Island

I wanted to do my PADI Open Water certification. It is the first certification available for divers. Mabul Island So I looked around the Borneo and found Mabul Island. It is close to Sipadan Island, which is called one of the most beautiful diving sites in the world. To be able to dive there, you … Read more


Kinabatangan River

After two weeks of running around China, I have decided to chill out somewhere on the beach on some Island. I was not sure where so I took out Google flights map and found somewhere where it would be cheap to fly 🙂 Borneo in Malaysia became my choice!! Maaaan! I fell in love with … Read more

A glamour photoshoot in China


One of the best things I did in China was a photo session in different Chinese outfits. I did something similar in Japan in Geisha and Maiko outfits, and I must say; it is a great experience and souvenir! So when I got addicted to Chinese novels in ancient settings, photoshoot in traditional gowns was … Read more

7 Must Have Apps in China


Before going to China, you have to download a couple of apps. Especially if you go backpacking as I did, without the help of the travel company 🙂 VPN People joke around that China has two Great Walls; the iconic ancient Great Wall that was protecting the empire from invaders, and digital Great Firewall, blocking … Read more

Transport in China


China is a vast country and to get anywhere; you would most definitely need to use many different kinds of transportation. So let me describe what I have learned while backpacking through China 🙂 Traveling long and short distances is relatively easy, and I did not face many challenges there. Even though the level of … Read more