Malaysia will forever occupy a special part in my heart. I travelled to this country with absolutely no expectations or knowledge about the landscape and cultures - pretty ignorant of me, I know. Normally I read up on places I visit but with Malaysia, it was different. I kind of discovered the country and people … Continue reading Cameron Highlands
It's day five of my 30-day writing challenge and I am writing about my favorite topic! Solo traveling! This is a topic I'm very passionate about. Have you ever traveled alone? Like, just you and your backpack? If not, do you think you could do it? What is holding you back? In German we have … Continue reading A female solo traveler’s ten reasons you should travel alone at least once in your life.
Somewhere in Budapest, 3am. Recalling my arrival in Kuala Lumpur, the first thing I remember is that I was super tired. A few hours prior to my arrival, I got up at 3am in my hostel in Budapest to go to the airport. When I was sitting in the taxi, I received a message from … Continue reading Kuala Lumpur
Expectations. Let me start off this blog entry by announcing that I am officially labelling this word as my "term of the year 2017". Some of my friends might smile in amusement reading this now, knowing exactly what I am talking about (which is not surprising due to the fact that I have talked … Continue reading (High) expectations.
Oh Budapest!, you were such a great start of what was going to be the longest backpacking trip I had ever been on. In late august of this year, 2017, I left my hometown Munich early in the morning, taking the train to the historic city of Budapest. It was a very cheap way to … Continue reading Budapest & Szentendre