Langkawi is considered a getaway spot for Malaysians – and it definitely serves that purpose for non-Malaysians. Come learn about how pool time in paradise coupled with a stop in one of Asia’s business capitals makes for a fantastic vacation.
The Indonesian capital of Jakarta is not often where most foreign tourists visit. They might think of Bali or a beach. But for this traveler, a mileage run opportunity made itself available. I took it and wound up having a delightful Labor Day 2015 in the process.
Take everything you think you know about the Mexican capital and toss most of it away. Because unless you’ve actually been to Ciudad de Mexico, you don’t know jack about it. This is one of the world’s most vibrant and active (not to mention overcrowded) cities…and it’s waiting to show you its treasure trove of history, museums, food, and culture.
Some wonder how it’s possible to see the world without quitting your job and wandering like a nomad. It’s not as complicated as you think and only takes some modest planning. Read on for more thoughts on how to make it happen!
My trip to Russia moves from the capital to the northern city of St. Petersburg – a European emulation that moves away from a business-feel towards a cultural center replete with history and insight into Russian society.