A Break on Bali

In the past few years, Bali grew to one of the most hyped places in South East Asia and placed itself on a lot of bucket lists. This popularity was for us rather a reason why not to visit. But, we found three good reasons why we still wanted to go. First of all, we ...

Somewhere in the Banda Sea…

…lay the Banda Islands (surprise!). The island group is part of the Indonesian state, South Maluku. The Maluku Islands are separated in South and North Maluku and are placed right in between West Papua and Sulawesi. We knew that we wanted to pay a visit to those islands at the beginning of our travels already, ...

Raja Ampat – A Paradise with all its Pros and Cons

To view the English version click here. Ich sitze in der auf Pfählen gebauten Hütte, die Restaurant genannt wird, ganz vorne auf dem Fussboden und beobachte das Farbspiel aus allen erdenklichen Blautönen. Mit etwas Glück drehen die Delfine auch heute ihre Runde vor unserem Homestay und sagen Hallo. Tobi und Etienne nutzen die Ebbe und ...

Taiwan – an island of friendliness, great food, ​and pristine​ nature

We spent three weeks in Taiwan with great food, the friendliest people and impressive landscapes. Like so many others we started our trip in Taipei. We planned a week there so that we would have enough time to figure out where we want to go next and what to do on the island of Taiwan. ...

Taipei’s Top 6 Must-Sees

On prior travels, we had been to a few Asian cities like Bangkok, Hong Kong or Ho Chi Minh. Still, we didn’t really know what to expect in Taipei. Was it a city with shiny modern buildings like Hong Kong’s financial district? or more like the hustle and bustle of Bangkok’s riverside? We found Taipei ...