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How to get to Phi Phi Islands?

By |2019-04-09T22:16:56+02:00March 21st, 2019|Asia, Thailand|

How to get to Phi Phi Islands? There are two options to get to Phi Phi; by ferry or speed boat from Phuket and Krabi. The Phi Phi Islands have some of the most beautiful beaches in Thailand. Especially Maya Bay is world famous since Leonardo DiCaprio's film The Beach. Although Maya Bay is currently closed there are still [...]

How to get to Phuket from Bangkok

By |2019-04-09T22:12:46+02:00March 19th, 2019|Asia, Thailand|

How to get to Phuket from Bangkok? From Bangkok to Phuket you can travel by train, bus, taxi or plane. Phuket is besides Ko Phi Phi one of the most popular islands in Thailand, Asia. Traveling from Bangkok to Phuket is easy and there are different options to choose from. Taking a flight is by far the fastest way [...]

Ultimate List of Best things to do in Tainan

By |2019-04-15T13:05:15+02:00February 22nd, 2019|Asia, Best Things To Do In, Taiwan|

The city of Tainan lies along the southeastern coast of the island nation of Taiwan. The city stands as one of Taiwan’s historic centers. The oldest urban center in the country, it was here where the island’s first Confucian school was founded in 1665 and where the Dutch East India Trading Company set up one of Europe’s first colonial [...]

How to explore Tyre, Lebanon like a local

By |2019-04-15T14:41:45+02:00February 19th, 2019|How to Explore like a Local, Lebanon, Middle East|

#MYCITY: LOCALS INTRODUCE THEIR CITY. In today's MYCITY interview Maxx introduces his city Tyre in Lebanon. Send an email to info[at]universal-traveller.com when you'd like to present your city. NAME, Profession MAXX Awada, an unconventional IT Engineer. Please introduce yourself: My real name doesn’t relate to me in any way; the reason why is, that Maxx is an unusual name for a Lebanese. [...]

27 Best Things To Dо In Bangkok, Thailand

By |2019-04-15T14:46:29+02:00January 25th, 2019|Asia, Best Things To Do In, Thailand|

For many visiting Thailand, Bangkok's capital, is just a stopping-over point. Many international travellers land in the city, spend a day or two getting organized, and then set out to see the other destinations Thailand is famous for: the Phi Phi Islands, Phuket, Chiang Mai (a city quickly becoming the digital nomad capital of the world), or the ancient [...]

The Door to Hell in Turkmenistan

By |2019-03-17T00:24:29+02:00June 19th, 2018|Asia, Turkmenistan|

The Darvaza gas crater, also nicknamed by locals as the “Door to Hell” or “Gates to Hell” is nothing short of remarkable. Although it looks like something that is seen only in movies or the result of some unexplained alien doings, the hole is surprisingly not a natural phenomenon. Check out my Time-Lapse of the Door to Hell: It [...]

Coron Luxury Resorts: Two Seasons Coron Bayside Hotel & Two Seasons Island Resort & Spa

By |2019-03-17T12:30:04+02:00March 24th, 2018|Asia, Best Luxury Hotels, Luxury Hotel Reviews, Philippines, Reviews|

The Two Seasons Coron Bayside Hotel and the Two Seasons Island Resort & Spa offer the perfect combination of a city and tropical island getaway and provide the best place to stay in Coron if you are looking for the best Coron luxury resorts. The Two Seasons Bayside Hotel is one of the brand new Coron luxury Hotels in the [...]

Luxury Hotel Review – Hilton Colombo

By |2019-03-17T12:27:57+02:00March 23rd, 2018|Asia, Best Luxury Hotels, Luxury Hotel Reviews, Reviews, Sri Lanka|

Are you wanting to stay in the best luxury hotels in Colombo but not sure where to stay in Colombo, Sri Lanka? There are some fantastic 5 star hotels in Colombo, Sri Lanka and if you are wanting a luxury Colombo city hotel, I highly recommend the Hilton Colombo. Look: The Hilton is the perfect choice for accommodation in [...]

What You Need To Know About Nyepi- The Silent Day of Bali

By |2019-03-17T13:06:16+02:00March 17th, 2018|Asia, Indonesia|

Bali is an Indonesian Island that is often times spoken about it’s beautiful beaches, delicious food and beautiful sites. This island is rich in spirit and in culture, but most do not know about the incredible New Year’s celebrations that happen here. It is a top ten bucket list experience that spans multiple days, traditions and experiences all over [...]