Haarlem is known for its history, museums and art, cultural highlights, boutique stores, many lunchrooms and restaurants. It’s only 20 minutes from Amsterdam. With the beach around the corner. In this article you’ll find many tips about what to do in Haarlem, including the best things to do in terms of art, cultural highlights, activities, boutique stores, fancy coffeeshops and restaurants. Haarlem is the perfect destination for a daytrip from Amsterdam, or multi-day journey, to escape the busy center of our capital.
- City GuidesDestinationsHaarlemThe Netherlands
In New Delhi, 48% of people live in a slum. There are schools, doctors, temples and markets, people go to work and visit each other. There are people talking and dreaming, like everywhere else in the world. Reality Tours Delhi invited me for a unique experience: the Sanjay Colony Delhi slum tour. Guided by Saggy, I was able to visit Sanjay Colony, one of the slums in New Delhi, get an insight view and learn more about daily life. Read everything about my experiences in the next article, including tips & tricks and what to keep in mind when booking such a tour yourself.
- AsiaBikanerCity GuidesDestinationsIndia
Bikaner is located in the North of Rajasthan, in the heart of the Thar desert. Colorful people, bustling markets, shrines, dusty roads with rickshaws, cars, motorbikes mixed with many cows, oxes and goats: Bikaner impresses, fascinates and you can’t get enough of it. The city is known for its special havelis (old merchant houses), bazaars, camels, miniature art and the beautiful Junagarh fort. In this article you’ll find everything you want to know about sightseeing in Bikaner, including what to see and the best things to do in the city and its surroundings. Bikaner was the big surprise of Rajasthan for me!
- City GuidesColombiaDestinationsMedellín
For years, Medellín was one of the most dangerous cities in the world. Nowadays Medellín is internationally known as a bustling and Cosmopolitan metropolis: A pleasant city where you easily can spend days and enjoy yourself. In this article you will find everything you want to know about Medellín Colombia, including the best things to do in terms of art, culture, nature and history and going out. You will read about trips in the surroundings, the nicest neighborhoods to stay, highlights and great restaurant tips.
Vientiane is the capital of Laos and is located on the famous and might Mekong River. Vientiane is not a busy and bustling capital, as you might know from Bangkok or Hanoi. It is the smallest capital of South East Asia and you feel like walking around in a busy provincial town. Vientiane is a perfect city to include in your itinerary and stay for one or two days. In this article I’m telling you everything you want to know about this city, the Vientiane highlights but also the best things to do in Vientiane in terms of art, culture, fashion and history.
What to do in Bolivia? In this article I will take you to Bolivia, share the most beautiful destinations, best places to visit in Bolivia and best things to do. I tell you about altitude sickness, traditions and beliefs, the best time to visit and safety. To make you excited about putting this destination on your bucket list and help you get the most out of your stay.
- AsiaCity GuidesDestinationsIndiaJaipur
Jaipur is one of the most beautiful cities to visit in Rajasthan, India. The city is known as the pink city, because of the many pink sandstone buildings. There are bazaars, beautiful palaces and fortresses, colorful people, holy cows, rickshaws and elephants wandering through traffic. In this article I tell you why you should definitely visit this pink city of India one day, including the highlights of Jaipur and best things to do.
The Uyuni salt flat is one of the largest salt flats in the world and an absolute highlight in Bolivia. This immense white salt flat, together with the beautiful clear blue sky, is a view that will leave you speechless and you will never forget. The last 8 years I have been able to visit this unique area every year. In this article I ‘ll tell you everything you want to know about this natural wonder in Bolivia, the possibilities to visit the area, and the best insider tips based on my experiences over the years.
Laos is a beautiful country to visit, with countless lovely places, sights and things to do. The nature is pure and unspoilt and the atmosphere is still authentic. It is a country where you can spend weeks to enjoy beautiful nature, lovely boat trips and get to know local people in authentic villages. In this article you’ll find an overview with the best places to see and visit in Laos, including the best time to go.
Argentina is a country with a great diversity of national parks. Parks with fascinating glaciers, waterfalls, mountains, deep green forests, beautiful lakes and a unique marine life, with penguins, whales and sea lions. I visited most of these parks many times over the last 15 years and always love coming back. In this article I’m taking you the most beautiful national parks in Argentina, including an overview with things to do and the best time to visit.