Kundasang, Sabah ( Sept 2014)

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800,000km on the clock and still going – 26 years epic road trip

Back in 1989, as the Berlin Wall fell, Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine set out on what was meant to be an 18-month tour of Africa in their Mercedes Benz G Wagen. Now, with more than 800,000km (500,000 miles) on the clock, Gunther is still going… Continue reading “800,000km on the clock and still going – 26 years epic road trip”

Dear friends, need advice for South Korea trip

Greeting friends,

I and my significant one are planing a trip to South Korea on 30 January untill 9 February next year (2013). Although 10 days may seem like a short time to discover South Korea entirely, we’ll try to make it possible. Anyway, what we’re really looking for is, something relax on the fast travel pace. Both of us enjoy scenic views, ancient temples, rural community and friendly local scene, and as many of you, we do not have endless funds. Continue reading “Dear friends, need advice for South Korea trip”

Extraordinary small town, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubjanica River at Preseren Square

I went to Ljubljana by train from Mestre (nearby Venice). The journey took about 4 hours before arrived in Ljubljana at 2030.

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While walking through a busy street and looking at the map, I’m approached by one Chilean  traveler asked me about which hostel do I stay, in Chilean Spanish. Too bad I can’t pick any fancy spanish  but replied him in English. Continue reading “Extraordinary small town, Ljubljana, Slovenia”

10 articles worth reading on my sunday

No doubt, there are more than 10 articles that really worthy, but I simply pick randomly from my read blogs list, subsequently based on their valid and interesting point . A great story often makes us think and feel their moment, especially something beyond our experience and understanding. Check out the articles by clicking the link below.  Continue reading “10 articles worth reading on my sunday”

Two Angry Goats at Poznań Town Hall, Poland

This footage clips was taken around Poznan Old Market Square in Poland. I was informed by a good friend, Katarzyna that at 12 o’clock sharp, there will be 2 angry goats butting show at the doors under the clock at Poznań Town Hall. The goats hammered each other’s head twelve times then retracted back into the doors. Continue reading “Two Angry Goats at Poznań Town Hall, Poland”

Stop making stupid mistakes, Ryanair not so bad after all

Ryanair Boeing 737-800 At Manchester International Airport (wikipedia)

I like to further my discussion with friend regards to his FB post about ‘Ryanair being the worst airline experience’ quoted from unmentioned site.

My take on this, labelling game is lame but something that I can kind of agree with, considering it’s not just a myth.

Worst airline experience? before continue that, one need to understand the very simple facts of buying rules: You’ll get what you pay for. Hence, don’t expect too much and you won’t be disappointed. If you can’t comprehend this simple facts properly, either you are not so adventurous type or simply stupid. Continue reading “Stop making stupid mistakes, Ryanair not so bad after all”

Footage of Pigeons in Sarajevo, Bosna Hercegovina

Feeling a little homesick when abroad is normal. Its also normal, sometimes you have those days or weeks you wish will end quickly, and some other day or weeks you wish not. Don’t let it bring you down, grab a bunch of friends and start to enjoy every little bit of it like local folks. Dive into the local activities; hits every bars, head to the market and do some proper shopping. Keep moving and go spread some holiday cheer.

This video quite random. It was taken during our random walks in Old Town, Sarajevo.

Learn Russian, Anyone?

You may have a thousand reasons why you should master another languages. I am by no means an unformidable thinker. I always believe curiosity will broaden our horizons and help to make us smarter. All right, I just found one cool site that pretty useful for beginner, or travellers to learn Russian. The site teach you how to read Russian letters, phonetic practises, useful phrases, literature and more.

Enjoy the ride
http://rt.com/learn-russian/online-course-for-beginners/

 

UPDATE:

http://masterrussian.com/blday_greeting.shtml