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Expat Interview: Living in Gwangju, Korea as an expat

Living in Gwangju Korea as an expat

Welcome to Expat Interview Series! In this Interview, Lianne will show you what it’s like to live in Gwangju, Korea as an expat. She will discuss her moving procedure, good and bad things about Gwangju, where to visit in Gwangju, cost of living in Gwangju and more!   About Gwangju, Korea Gwangju, Korea’s sixth largest city, is located in the […]


Expat Interview: Living in Macau as an expat

In this Expat Interview, Carlo will show you what it’s like to live in Macau as an expat. You can understand the city better through the eyes of an expat, and get to know important information such as living cost in Macau, good and bad things about Macau, and how to prepare to move to here, […]


Book and Bed Tokyo Asakusa – A Bookworm Paradise

Have you ever dreamed of sleeping in a bookstore, or being surrounded by books all the time? Book and Bed Tokyo Asakusa is a “Bookstore to stay”, and offers you all these experiences. With an interesting concept, this hostel is definitely a great place to stay in Tokyo for book lovers and travelers who are […]

A Complete Guide to Huis Ten Bosch – A little Netherlands in Japan

Have you ever thought about visiting Holland in Japan? I guess not, right? No one visits Japan and thinks “Oh we should take a canal tour and observe the beauty of tulip field”. Honestly, I didn’t, either. I didn’t imagine that one day I would visit “Amsterdam” in Japan, but I went there. If you’re […]


What’s it like to live in Beppu, Japan as an expat?

Welcome to Expat Interview Series! In each week, you will get to know what it’s like to live in a city as an expat. The purpose of this series is to help YOU, yes YOU, to understand the city from an expat’s viewpoint. Therefore, you can make better decisions before moving to a new place. […]


First time in Tokyo: How my first solo trip to Tokyo changed my life?

A group of Female travel bloggers prompts me an interesting idea to write within 1 hour about a travel event that changed my perspective on life. ONE HOUR. Yes, you’re reading correctly! I normally need more than 5 hours for an article, so it’s surely interesting to challenge myself to write in a fast-speed. About […]

Skull Island Filming Location: Aboriginal village in Ninh Binh, Vietnam

Skull Island Filming location

Have you watched the reboot version of King Kong franchise – Kong: Skull Island (2017)? You probably wonder where those amazing scenes were filmed, don’t you? Vietnam was proudly one of the selected filming locations for this movie. The Blockbuster Kong: Skull Island was shot in various famous destinations in Vietnam such as Ha Long […]


Goodbye Vietnam…. and Hello Japan

It’s time to say goodbye to my sweet summer vacation in Vietnam and officially finished my exchange period in Denmark. I’m on the way to go back to Japan to continue my 4th year Bachelor at my home university. It has been a great year traveling around Europe and my home country – Vietnam. I will miss […]

Hoa Trung Lake: Off the beaten path in Da Nang, Vietnam

Hello, my friends. How are you doing? I visited Da Nang, Vietnam at the end of July and discovered many beautiful places. One of those places is Hoa Trung lake, a hidden lake near Da Nang city. One surprising thing about this place is that not many people know about it, even locals. So, are […]

A Complete Guide to Ba Na Hills – A little Europe in Vietnam

With a stunning mountain view, Ba Na Hills has become a favorite destination for local Vietnamese as well as foreigners. Visiting Ba Na Hills, you not only enjoy nice landscape and great atmosphere but also participate in various entertainments. In this post, I will guide you to enjoy the best of this place. How to […]