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9 Reasons to hate love India (and to travel India)

Do you hate India? You love India? Experienced India travelers tell you will either hate India or love India. I can agree with this statement in a certain way. But my best description of India would be: you love India for the same reasons that you hate India. India is intense, India is raw. The Read more

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Annapurna Circuit: everything you want to know and need to know about trekking the classic Annapurna Circuit in Nepal

In this blog you will learn everything you need to know about the classic trek the Annapurna Circuit. So that you are totally ready for this breathtaking experience! We give you tips, advice and essential basic information to make your Annapurna Circuit trek in Nepal a positive experience. We won’t go into depth why you … Read more

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The ultimate tip for your trip to Vietnam – to avoid the crowds

Vietnam is beautiful, the nature in Vietnam is stunning and diverse. Vietnamese food is in the top 3 of the world cuisine I would say. Vietnam is very affordable. That is probably why it is so crowded. And I don’t mean crowded with locals, I am talking about the tourist crowds. Those crowds are very Read more

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Mongolia horse trek adventure. This is my story of breaking my back and throwing with goats in Central Mongolia.

I realized I never wrote the “Breaking-my-back-in-Mongolia” story for theperfectstrugglersdotcom. So here it is:  my ‘How did I break my back memoires’ in Mongolia during our Mongolia horse trek.

In 2014 we decided to go for it. Chase the dream and live the consequences. Which meant quitting the 9-till-5 and selling the house. And go Read more

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10 Things you definitely must do when you are in China

The title of this blog could have been ‘10 reasons to visit China’ as well. Don’t wait to follow-up on this top 10 until you accidentally end up in China. Consider this top 10 a big motivation to visit this interesting country. Traveling in China is great! In this blog we tell you our top Read more

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2 Valuable lessons in a night train in China

For someone who hates the sound of eating noisily it is quite a challenge to be in China. Especially when you are aboard of a full train for the coming 30 hours.

For someone who can’t stand the sound of snoring a train ride in China by night can be quite challenging. Especially since the Read more

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The Annapurna Circuit Trek extra packinglist

We are glad you are interested in our Annapurna Circuit Trek packing favorites. Use this list for the Annapurna Circuit specifically, and for ANY other hike. So what do you pack for your (Annapurna Circuit) Trek? Actually it all depends on what kind of traveler you are. The weight of a full backpack ranges from Read more

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Things to do in Bangkok – make the best out of your time in Bangkok

Bubbly Bangkok is a city of extremes. Die hard clubbing, the sex industry in your face, traditional local life, delicious street food, high cuisine and spiritualism, they are all around your hotel room corner. I lived in Bangkok for half a year and I clasped the city to my heart. You cannot leave the city … Read more

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Renting a motorbike on Bali (and anywhere else)

The best way to explore beautiful Bali is by your own motorbike. You are flexible, not dependent on taxis and buses (quite a hassle on this Indonesian island) and you are with a motorbike perfectly able to reach the best Bali beaches and other places. We did it twice; for two weeks and for a Read more

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Frequently asked questions about the Annapurna Circuit in Nepal

In this blog (we try to) answer all your questions about the Annapurna Circuit. So you will feel comfortable about the hike and will just enjoy this amazing trip around the Annapurna mountains.

You will find more information about the Annapurna Circuit in our blog about our Annapurna hiking experience. Including reasons what makes … Read more