Reflection on 8 month in Asia

Every great experience comes to an end one day and I wanted to use the today’s blog post as a summary and reflection. First five months in China for an exchange semester with diverse trips in China, to Indonesia and Japan in between the semester and afterwards two and a half months traveling through Southeast…

4000 Islands – Laos

The 4000 islands are more my taste of a great time than Vang Vieng. Still, the journey to get there was trouble and really long. 20 hours in the bus with tiny beds which you had to share with a stranger. In my case a local lady who was gladly really slim, since I’m not……

Vang Vieng – Laos

Vang Vieng the party central of Laos. My group wanted to stay in one of the party hostels where you get free whisky each night and that’s how wasted the people got. I mostly don’t drink alcohol at all. First of all, I don’t quite like most of the taste and second of all I…

Luang Prabang – Laos

This small town really got me! The people again are super nice and the nature is amazing! A beautiful waterfall, lovely river sides, temple and a view from a hill above the city. Sure, there is also some tourism going on, they have hostels and a marked with clothes, souvenirs and food that opens each…

Slow Boot in Laos

This slow boat trip was a great idea! You can see such a beautiful nature and we had so much fun on the boat playing multiple games and chatting. I meet such nice people with whom I did not only spend the two hours on the boat but also the next seven days in Laos….