Bukhara, Uzbekistan: 18 Amazing Things to See and Do

Bukhara (also spelled Buxoro) is the shopping mecca in Uzbekistan. You can’t enter a madrasah or walk down any of the pedestrian-friendly roads in the Old Town District without seeing the amazing hand-woven textiles that Uzbekistan is famous for. If you want to pick up a few souvenirs during your trip, Bukhara is the place…

3-Day Trip to Nusa Penida, Indonesia: A Perfect Tour Itinerary

Nusa Penida is a gorgeous, mostly undeveloped island just 30 minutes off the eastern coast of Bali in Indonesia. And unlike Bali, you won’t find hundreds of yoga studios or organic cafes there. Just miles of spectacular cliffs towering over the ocean, exhilarating hiking adventures, white sand beaches, and the friendliest locals. And while it…

What to See in Shakhrisabz, Uzbekistan and is it Worth Visiting?

Shakhrisabz, Uzbekistan (also spelled “Shahrisabz”) is a popular day trip from Samarkand as it is just a short drive south of the city. If you’ve spent any time in Uzbekistan, you’ve undoubtedly heard of Amir Temur, the national hero. He was born right near Shakhrisabz, in the neighboring village of Hodja-Ilgar, and made this small…

The Top 14 Things to do in Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Samarkand is one of the highlights of Uzbekistan and one of the cities that you must visit during your trip. This small town is packed with strikingly beautiful architecture and so much history. Add in delicious cuisine and cute shops, all in close proximity so it’s easy to walk everywhere. It’s impossible not to fall…

Tashkent, Uzbekistan: The Top 13 Things to Do in the City

Tashkent is the capital of Uzbekistan and where you’ll likely begin and end your trip. It’s home to the country’s international airport so most people fly into Tashkent and spend less than 24 hours in the city before heading west to Samarkand. But Tashkent has its own charm and it’s worth spending a few days…

The Best 35 Things to do in Singapore

Singapore is a city, a country, and an island nation, all wrapped up into one neat little package. Considering its rather small size, there is so much to see and do! We would recommend spending at least 4 days in Singapore to hit all of the highlights. Showcasing a spectacular skyline, dramatic evening sound and…

11 Things to Know Before Visiting Bali, Indonesia

If you’ve been fantasizing about lounging on a beach under a palm tree with a cold coconut in your hand, or swimming under a waterfall in the middle of the jungle, or diving with manta rays in crystal clear water, then Bali should be on your bucket list! Bali is the perfect vacation destination for…

Famous Nusa Penida Instagram Tree House: How to Book your Stay!

The Rumah Pohon “Tree House” is a unique place to stay when visiting Nusa Penida Island. It originally gained notoriety as the Instagram treehouse of Nusa Penida and has become one of the most sought after accommodation options on the island. But staying in this famous treehouse requires some planning and preparation as there are…

13 Things to Know Before Visiting Nusa Penida Island in Indonesia

Nusa Penida is an island just off the southeastern side of Bali. It’s only about 45 minutes by boat to get there from the Sanur pier and ferries depart frequently throughout the day. Most people choose to do a day tour of Nusa Penida in an air conditioned car, but we would highly recommend taking…

The Best Things to do on Nusa Penida Island, Bali, Indonesia

Nusa Penida is an island located just off the southeastern coast of Bali. It takes just 30 minutes by fast ferry to get there. If you are tired of lounging on the beaches of Bali and are craving some adventure, this is the place to do it! Pack a small backpack, catch the ferry, and…