Category Archives: Asia

Location: Asia

Eat, Pray, Love .. in Ubud

We’ve finally arrived in Ubud – place popular with tourist wanted to repeat Elizabeth Gilbert’s “Love” experience from “Eat, Pray, Love” (later portrayed on the silver screen by Julia Roberts). The town is located in among lush green hills, has its own Monkey Sanctuary and a busy two-faced market. Market itself has two, completely opposite,…

In the Land of the Gods (Bali 2014)

After living for the past several months in Australia it was time for us to travel again and visit a new place. But which one? The choice became quite easy after JetStar offered cheap return flights to Bali, Indonesia using their new Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Our first stop was Seminyak – a quiet area located…

SouthEast Asia & Australia 2013

We’ve arrived in Phnom Penh and .. realized we have miscalculated our arrival date – our booking didn’t start until the day after. Luckily the hotel had a room available for which we were thankful – everyone was exhausted after the long flight, even though Zoë wanted to jump into the pool right away (and…

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Flying and landing in India is beyond words – you’d have to experience it yourself to get the idea. Imagine a group of people trying to bring half of Thailand with them, or so it seemed at the airport: huge carry-on bags which didn’t fit any of the requirements, dozens of flat-screen TVs and even…

Big Trouble in Little Thailand

When it comes to crossing borders in Asia, Derek is one troublesome boy 🙂 First, he was not allowed to cross the border between Cambodia and Thailand at Poipet, as this particular border crossing doesn’t issue visas to Polish citizens. Unfortunately Kama already went through the passport control and got stamped out of Cambodia, therefore…

Tomb Raider – Rise of the Rice God

Cambodia welcomed us with a mixture of rain and sunshine along with modern technology and ancient buildings. Our plane landed in Siem Reap and we were welcomed by Kama’s family who, for the next several days, were our hosts, drivers and guides 🙂 Siem Reap, located just a few kilometers away from the temple complex…