How to spend a month in Palawan, Philippines

It’s actually very easy and dreamy. Happy. When i think about the Philippines that is what i feel, pure joy, perfection, content and mesmerized. The blue water, so clear, so blue and calm, the untouched beaches, mangroves, white sand and blue sky has been a dream come true. Oh, and the people, the warmest, kindest…

Day-trip to Kompong Phluk Floating Village in Cambodia

Nothing really prepares you to the reality of a floating village. When you here about it, it all sounds exotic and fascinating, another trip every tourist should put Check next to when visiting Asia. But, the reality is everything but exotic. It’s heartbreaking and inspiring. I booked a day-trip to the floating market through my…

The Best Floating Market in Vietnam

It is 4.30am, darkness outside, but the entire hostel in Can Tho is on its feet. At 5am each of us leaves for a tour in the best floating market in Vietnam, Cai Rang. Some of us went to sleep late, some of us early and still 5am is not an hour easy to start…

Discover Siem Reap in a week

Buddha, smiling, serene or sleeping, he will bless you with his kind eyes from any corner in Siem Reap and Cambodia. In Siem Reap you will be fortunate to learn about the magic of Buddha from the paintings on the wall of every temple, his life unfolds before your eyes in colorful depictions, detailed outlines…

Green and magical Da Lat of Vietnam

Tall and bright green, beautiful pine trees are the first thing i noticed as i was waking up on the sleeper bus from Hoi An to dreamy Da Lat. Their beauty will accompany you on your Da Lat adventure, making you feel you have arrived to an enchanted forest. Getting off the bus in the…

The best of Tam Coc Vietnam

3 hours South to Hanoi, Tam Coc is definitely one of my favorites places and views in Vietnam. I spent 2 nights in a great homestay by the river. Getting there at 12pm, checked in, rented a bicycle and headed to explore the beautiful and greenish surroundings. The first place i stopped at was the…

Hoi An the Most Beautiful city in Vietnam

Delicate flowers, abstract patterns, colorful and everywhere-lanterns are the first thing that pops to your eyes i the ancient town, Hoi An. Decorating restaurants, shops and homes, they greet you with their light and beauty in the day or evening. I arrived to Hoi An from Tam Coc and was captivated by the lovely city,…

How to spend 3 days in North Vietnam

When traveling on tight schedule you always worry about time and if you are actually going to enjoy or just feel like you are running after time. I spent 3 days in North Vietnam, traveled to Ha Long Bay and Mai Chau and let me tell you something, it was perfect! Remember i told you…

Why spend 3 nights in Hanoi, Vietnam

Motorbikes, cars, food on bicylce and chaos- welcome to Hanoi, vietnam. I must say when i landed in Hanoi on a sunny October morning i didn’t know what to expect and let me tell you this city will eat you alive if you hesitate or simply show hesitation. Motorbikes on the road, on the sidewalk,…

5 Most Amazing Places in Tel-Aviv

Once upon a time my parents and I made Aliyah and settled in a small, almost petite town Kadima. Growing up amidst Citrus trees, strawberry fields and country sides to ride my bicycle and run around with friends was fantastic when I was seven. BUT, being fifteen, welcoming the Millennium with my friends at a…

Taste Mahane Yehuda

Walk along the limestone, follow the curves and the spices’ scent. Look up to discover the painted walls, colorful and abundant stands on each side. Baklava with raisins, nuts, chocolate or cinnamon,  feel how they melt on the tip of your tongue, energizing you with their sweetness. Watch the rhythm, find the natural pace because…

The Luxury of Being Solo

I am 31, solo, but not lonely. I woke up today to a sunny and warm day. I opened my eyes and day with reading a piece on Facebook about sex traffic in Romania. It’s the default option for all women and girls at the tender age of 14. 4 hours away from Israel, from…