Travel – Thailand wants to introduce E-Visa in 2018

  #BANGKOK, 25 January 2017:   Thailand is exploring the world of e-Visas with the introduction phase scheduled to take place by the end of this year. Minster of Tourism and Sports, Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, confirmed the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is currently evaluating the project. She was commenting on ways to ease visa formalities and … Continue reading Travel – Thailand wants to introduce E-Visa in 2018


Review: Hotel Altstadt, Vienna, Austria

Time of year:  February 2017 –snowy and cold. Purpose of trip: We were due to be in Slovakia around this time anyway, with one available night before our flight home. We’d both longed to visit Vienna, and discovered it would be a tantalisingly close 1 hour 45 minute drive away. Why we chose this place: … Continue reading Review: Hotel Altstadt, Vienna, Austria

Slovakian Surprise – Bratislava

Published by TRAVELLING THE WORLD SOLO When I decided to make a quick stop in Bratislava en route to Romania, I had no idea what to expect. I knew nothing about Slovakia, and less than nothing about Bratislava! However, sometimes a little ignorance isn’t actually a bad thing. I only stayed in Bratislava for a … Continue reading Slovakian Surprise – Bratislava

Hoi An – Vietnam

A must see if you travel to South-East Asia and Vietnam To visit the old town, as well as the historical buildings in Hoi An, every visitor needs to buy a ticket. The ticket costs 120,000 VND, about USD $6. A large part of the revenue is for the preservation of the UNESCO world cultural … Continue reading Hoi An – Vietnam

Cambodia – Siem Reap – Day Tour – Baphuon Temple

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Baphuon (Khmer: ប្រាសាទបាពួន) is a temple at Angkor, Cambodia. It is located in Angkor Thom, northwest of the Bayon. Built in the mid-11th century, it is a three-tiered temple mountain built as the state temple of Udayadityavarman II dedicated to the Hindu God Shiva. It is the archetype of … Continue reading Cambodia – Siem Reap – Day Tour – Baphuon Temple