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The best things to do in Madaba Jordan

The best things to do in Madaba Jordan

This post is about the best things to do in Madaba Jordan. Madaba is an ancient market town just south of Amman. Like the capital, it is growing and its suburban neighbourhoods with concrete buildings aren’t particularly beautiful. Yet, Madaba and its surroundings are home 

Amman to Jerash: a day trip guide

Amman to Jerash: a day trip guide

This post is about how to get from Amman to Jerash in Jordan. Jerash is famous for its beautiful Greek and Roman ruins. Only 50 kilometers north of Amman it makes for one of the most interesting and budget friendly day trips from the capital.  

Amman in one day: the perfect Amman itinerary

Amman in one day: the perfect Amman itinerary

How to spend one day in Amman Jordan? This post gives you the perfect Amman itinerary and tells you exactly what to see in Amman in one day.  Amman is Jordan’s cosmopolitan capital. In a country where tourists flock to see its wealth of ancient 

As Salt Jordan: a day trip from Amman

As Salt Jordan: a day trip from Amman

You might not have heard about As Salt in Jordan yet. Despite its scenic location in the hills of the Jordan valley and its beautiful Ottoman architecture, As Salt is a town that is often overlooked by travellers. What makes this even more of a 

Backpacking Jordan: everything about travel in Jordan

Backpacking Jordan: everything about travel in Jordan

This post is a travel guide about Backpacking Jordan with all the practical information you need to know. Backpacking Jordan might sound like a scary idea to some. Bordering Israel, Iraq and Syria, the region has always had its share of problems. For many the 

Bardiya National Park in Nepal: a travel guide

Bardiya National Park in Nepal: a travel guide

Bardiya National Park is the biggest proof that Nepal is much more than mountains alone. Besides the high peaks of the Himalayas, Nepal also has lush jungles full of wildlife. One of my favourite jungle areas is Bardiya National Park. Bardiya National Park lies in 

Rajasthan itinerary: the highlights in 3 weeks

Rajasthan itinerary: the highlights in 3 weeks

Rajasthan with its rich cultural heritage is one of the most popular states in India. And for good reasons, because there are a lot of things to see and do. So much so, that planning your Rajasthan itinerary may seem like a daunting task. Therefore, 

Backpacking Rajasthan India: a travel guide

Backpacking Rajasthan India: a travel guide

This post is a travel guide about backpacking Rajasthan in India. Since I was a child I always wanted to go there. I still don’t know what it was exactly that drew me to this country. But when I was finally old and brave enough 

Udaipur Itinerary: 3 days in Udaipur India

Udaipur Itinerary: 3 days in Udaipur India

This post is a travelguide with a 3 day Udaipur itinerary. Udaipur is one of my favourite cities in Rajasthan. Both times I visited, it was a welcome respite from the overwhelming experiences elsewhere in India. Udaipur is less hectic and the relaxed atmosphere enticed 

Animal Aid Unlimited Udaipur: an animal hospital in India

Animal Aid Unlimited Udaipur: an animal hospital in India

This post is about Animal Aid Unlimited Udaipur and my visit to this animal rescue center in Rajasthan, India that is doing a great job for sick and injured animals. I love animals and travelling in India can sometimes make your heart cry if you 

Delwara: A heritage walk by Seva Mandir in India

Delwara: A heritage walk by Seva Mandir in India

This post is about the Delwara Heritage walk that is run by Seva Mandir near Udaipur in Rajasthan, India. For years I was following the projects of the NGO Seva Mandir in Udaipur and considered volunteering with them. Unfortunately my studies brought me to other places in this 

Jaipur itinerary: 2 days in Jaipur India

Jaipur itinerary: 2 days in Jaipur India

This post is the ultimate 2 day Jaipur itinerary. Jaipur is the biggest city in Rajasthan and part of the so-called Golden triangle with Delhi and Agra. These cities are among the most popular tourist destinations in the country, because of the number of historical