Our Beijing experience in a nutshell

Beijing is a super busy capital of the world’s most populous nation and a home to some of the most iconic tourist attractions. It’s a place where the borders between East and West, new and old, traditional and contemporary blur. Visiting this city is an experience you’re either going to love or hate. The hustle and […]

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How to travel long term and don’t get crazy

Travelling is an amazing adventure. Everyone, who steps out of their comfort zone and decides to leave everything behind and go travelling, is greeted with a sense of freedom impossible to understand when sitting behind a desk back in the ‘real life’. But living on the road for the extended periods of time can become exhausting. […]

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Datong in one day

Our introduction to China ‘Isto para mim é chinês’ (PT) or ‘To dla mnie chińszczyzna’ (PL): The equivalent of this phrase in quite a few languages compares incomprehensible things to an unknown language, particularly Chinese. That pretty much describes our stay in China, especially the first few hours. It is incredible how different the neighboring countries can be […]

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First ‘bite’ of Mongolia – Ulaanbaatar

It was a long day. After crossing the border with Mongolia in Altanbulag, we grabbed the cab for some spare rubles to Sükhbaatar, 25 km away from where after 5 hours we took the bus to Ulaanbaatar (commonly known as UB). The bus was full, some people were sitting even on the small plastic chairs […]

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One day in Riga

When we’re booking the flight from Warsaw to Saint Petersburg, we got 2 options of stopover in Riga: 7 or 20 hrs. Glad we have chosen the 2nd one… Riga has welcomed us with the sun that recharged our batteries after busy packing time and the easy walking distance of the city center made this […]

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