Bangkok

Bangkok

Bangkok - exploding metropolis with a twist of the ancient After a week in Pattaya we transferred to Bangkok. Bangkok is a very big city. The statistics say it has 8.2 million citizens, but a local cab driver says it is actually 15 million. You can easily see the...
Pattaya – Thailand

Pattaya – Thailand

Pattaya - Thailand A picture tells a thousand words, but a video tells a million words. Have a look at our video showing off Pattaya. Getting there For out kids winter school break we decided to go far east to escape the cold weather in Europe, and we chose Thailand...
Phu Quock island – Vietnam

Phu Quock island – Vietnam

Phu Quock island - Vietnam Getting there After a week in Hanoi we headed to Phu Quoc island using a flight from with Vietnam airlines. When we arrived at the airport the weather was really bad, with heavy storms and rains causing all flights to be delayed. The lack of...
Hanoi – Vietnam

Hanoi – Vietnam

Hanoi - where time stands still City of mopeds / scooters Hanoi is a town of scooters / mopeds. We’ve never seen so many scooters on the road. You could see entire families riding together, father at the wheel, mother in the back and the kids compressed in the middle....
Vietnam – Ha Long Bay

Vietnam – Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay - a thousand islands whisper the sound of silence The real reason why we picked Hanoi was Halong Bay –  a beautiful natural wonder near the Chinese border. The Bay is dotted with 1,600 limestone islands and islets. This extraordinary area was...
Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

Kulala Lumpur - Malaysia Getting there Malaysia and Vietnam were the first countries out of Europe we visited as a family. The strategy was to find a country in Asia where don’t need a visa, and find cheap airfare to there. Malaysia was the country fit the...