Raise The Lanterns! The Yee Peng Festival in Chiang Mai
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Raise The Lanterns! The Yee Peng Festival in Chiang Mai

To be honest: I had no idea that the festival of lights will be happening during my time in Thailand. THE one and only lantern festival everyone dreams about who happens to own a Lonelyplanet guide for Thailand. Before my trip I thought the famous lantern festival would be Loy Krathong. If I understood Thai…

My trip to Mongolia – Ulaanbaatar, an Instagram Diary
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My trip to Mongolia – Ulaanbaatar, an Instagram Diary

Here I am in Ulaanbaatar, though I will be in the desert Gobi, while you’re reading this. But I made it to Mongolia, despite three broken nails and a minimeltdown in Moscow (the moment I noticed, I’ve forgotten my charging cable for my Mac Book). Outside my hotel room window the 24h honking fest blends…

The Faces of Omani People – A Photo Essay
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The Faces of Omani People – A Photo Essay

In my travels, it’s not the landscapes but the faces that linger in my memory – brief glances, sincere smiles, and captivating looks frozen in a click. Each face tells a story; sometimes, I am fortunate enough to share them here, and other times, they remain a private conversation between two strangers. Even if our…

My favourite sunsets around the world and the story behind
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My favourite sunsets around the world and the story behind

I love sunsets. To be honest I could watch sunsets all day long, from the morning until the evening, watching, adoring, taking pictures, adoring. Rewind and repeat. And I was lucky enough to see so many beautiful sunsets. Here are my favourite sunsets around the world and the story behind. Andalusia, March 2008 We were…