Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) // World Trip Days 1 to 5

Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) were the first stop on our World Trip. There’s much more to do in the UAE, even for the adventurous traveller, than the swanky modern urban metropolises of Dubai and Abu Dhabi. We were visiting and staying with a “local” — our friend Simon — which made it even more fun. Continue reading “Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) // World Trip Days 1 to 5”

Learning to dive in Koh Lanta – The Sea Strikes Back

Learning to dive was on of our top priorities at the beginning of our world trip so we could dive in other destinations throughout the year. After a busy start to our year away travelling we finally arrived in Koh Lanta, Thailand.

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Exploring Monteverde Cloud Forest

After spending a couple of days at Arenal, La Fortuna we made our way to the picture-famous Hanging Bridges located within the Monteverde Cloud Forest. Located only 25-30 km south-west from the hot and dry Arenal area Monteverde amazes with its contrasting lush, green forests and tropical plants. We stayed for 3 nights/2 days which was a good amount for us but you could easily stay a couple of days longer too. Continue reading “Exploring Monteverde Cloud Forest”