#61: Part 2 – My so desired destination: Djibouti

Definitely an unusual destination to travel to for vacation, but as much as I am passionate about adventures, misadventures and emerging markets economies, well, Djibouti was a must for me. Well known for being one of the few bases of Legione étrangère, when it was still a French colony, as well as for being the…

#59: Sharing Kindness in Tirana, Albania

Please avoid misconceptions when choosing your next travel destination. We are growing up, trying to be good adults in a world full of anger, hate, racism, envy. This is a very hard task to do nowadays – and I can see it’s not for everybody. However, I keep telling myself not to give up and…

The Kingdom of Bahrain

What do you do on a weekend in Saudi Arabia? Go visit Bahrain! The Kingdom of Bahrain, in fact, is just a tiny cute island next to Qatar and in front of the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. It can be reached by car through Dammam directly, or by flight. I took a Flynas flight…

Hidden Stories of Mauritius

Definitely not just a sand, beach and resorts country: Mauritius is full in history, culture and lots of places to discover while in the country. “The island of Mauritius was visited during the Middle Ages by the Arabs and then by the Portuguese, who named it Dina Arobi and Cirne, respectively. The island was uninhabited until the…

9 days, 8 flights, 4 countries

It was a day like this when Marco Polo left for China.. What are your plans for today? That’s the question that makes me booking flights every month, when possible. This time I chose to go to some unknown areas or not so famous one for tourism: Oman and Kuwait. “Why did you chose those countries?”…

Globetrotting…. from Sri Lanka to Dominican Republic

My journey started on December 18th, from Colombo, Sri Lanka, where I was living for about 4 months. It actually didn’t start that good, as once at the airport, the ladies from Etihad airlines told me that my flight was the day BEFORE… so I stayed, with my friend Sarah, about an hour and a…