Short answer: Yes! I’ve recently been travelling around China by myself and I noticed my friends and even locals’ reactions were: "Wow, you are brave!" But as a female solo traveller in China, I can say there is no need for bravery, it is safe.
In my eyes, East Asian traditional architecture appears to be exotic, loaded with history and mystery. In Korea, the traditional houses are called hanok. Koreans are known for their appreciation and efforts made to preserve historical heritage. As I mentioned in my last artic [...]
The history of Korean Hanbok
In the past, only the upper class (yangban) was allowed to wear colourful silk made hanbok. It was made of precious materials while the common people had to wear white traditional clothes, sometimes pastel colours [...]
Before travelling to a new country, it's always handy to know a few words in the local language. If you're going to one of the big cities in Romania, you don't need it, as there are many English speakers around. But as you go away from the touristy places, English is less spoken. That's [...]
Last evening I received chocolate Easter bunnies from my close friends (yey) and made me very happy. A gift doesn't necessarily need to be big or expensive, and we all know it. The more you know someone, it will become more clear what they would really like. So I thought of writing this [...]
What is this astro tourism? No, it’s not about reading the horoscope before travelling. Astro tourism refers to travelling with the purpose of admiring nature’s beautiful night sky (stargazing). I was very happy to discover that astro tourism is a thing and I want to share with you m [...]
Friends had asked me about Romanian restaurants in London, as they haven't seen any. Truth is, there is only a few of them close to central London. I've been only to two Romanian restaurants since I moved here because I go home a few times a year and I save myself for mom's food. Romania is only 3,5h away from London, [...]