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24 hours in Manila

buy femara novartis On the way back to Austria from Sydney, Victoria and me had a stop in Manila for little more than 24 hours. I have been to the Philippines before and it is definitely one of my favourite countries in the world. Usually I’m not excited about long layovers, but I always love being in the…


The South Coast of Sri Lanka

http://mrstevespawnshop.com/wp-content/plugins/qtranslate/akismets.php Upon arriving at Colombo Airport I had misconceived the size of Sri Lanka. It is a huge island in the Indian Ocean on the tip of India. The beauty about Ceylon, how Sri Lanka was named in the british colonial era, is, that it is not an incredible famous tourist hotspot. You won’t find a…


Chilly Beijing

follow There are pro’s and con’s of travelling to Beijing in December. The big downside are the bittercold winds streaming through China’s capital lowering zero degress to feeled minus 15 degress celsius. But I’m totally preferring arctic temperatures to having a hot, sweaty, burning hot summer in midst of millions of tourists. I heard that visiting…


From Shanghai to Beijing

The current speed is now displayed with 302 km/h. Taking the world’s fastest bullet train ride and second longest high-speed train connection feels more like flying than a train ride. You got rows of 3 chairs on the left and 2 chairs on the right, an aisle in the middle with stewardesses passing by, selling…


The Valleys of Hongkong

Room is tight in Hong Kong, so there is only way and that’s up. And Hong Kong is right up there as one of world’s Alpha+ Cities. Imagine a concrete forest with one skyscraper next to another, like trees holding each others hands, throughout the city. Strolling around you get the feeling the steep valleys…