Asia · Planning

Five things to keep in mind before travelling to Vietnam

Rewind back to right after the summer of 2016. My friends and I were looking for a backpack travel destination for 2017. With no specific place on our joint bucket list, our first idea was to head to Thailand as that was quite a common destination. It was only when a friend of my friend told… Continue reading Five things to keep in mind before travelling to Vietnam

Europe · Planning

Surviving a transfer at Amsterdam Airport

Originally I wouldn’t have had to set foot in Schiphol airport, but due to the horrible terrorist attacks on Brussels Airport on March 22, Delta Airlines no longer flew my initially booked flight. Instead of transferring in Atlanta International Airport, I’d transfer much closer to home; Amsterdam Airport Schiphol I was quite happy with this… Continue reading Surviving a transfer at Amsterdam Airport

North-America · Planning

How to start planning your South-West USA roadtrip: my itinerary and tips

April 30, 2016. D-Day. The day I was –finally- boarding a plane to go scratch off the #1 on my travel bucket list; the South-West of the United States of America. To say I was excited would be the biggest understatement in the history of understatements. In sixteen days, we’d travel through four of America’s states: California,… Continue reading How to start planning your South-West USA roadtrip: my itinerary and tips