Langkawi in One Day: Here is What You Can Do

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Kaspars on scooter - Langkawi island, Malaysia

Let’s start with the transport. As there is no public transportation system on Langkawi island, only taxi, you will need to think about it first. We recommend you to rent a scooter in Langkawi. One of the most popular places, where to rent it, is located just by the ferry terminal. Scooter rent for one day will cost you just slightly higher than some … Read More

Our Langkawi Island in 40 Photos

Kaspars MisinsAsia, Malaysia, Travels and Adventures Comments

At the Northern part of Langkawi

11 weeks or nearly 3 months. Such a long period of time we have currently spent on Langkawi island doing volunteer work. And for us this is the longest period of time we have ever spent in one place outside Latvia. So it’s not a surprise, that here we feel like at home, where everything is so familiar. Where they … Read More

Read This Before Going to Hong Kong

Kaspars MisinsAsia, Hong Kong, Travel Tips and Guides Comments

Hong Kong waterfront

As I wrote earlier, Hong Kong for us with Una was completely spontaneous destination (it was in summer of 2014). When buying tickets, we did not know, not what we gonna do there, nor where we gonna live. Nothing. We let emotions to take over and simply used the opportunity to travel to this in our opinion very exotic place. … Read More

Hong Kong Disneyland (+VIDEO)

Kaspars MisinsAsia, Hong Kong, Travels and Adventures Comments

Hong Kong Disneyland entrance

When a few weeks ago we decided to travel to Hong Kong, we did not really had any ideas about what we are going to do there. We planned to see the city and go out to see nature. Going there itself was big adventure for us. And then, similar to that how we found that flight offer to Hong Kong, … Read More

First Time In Hong Kong, First Impressions

Kaspars MisinsAsia, Hong Kong, Travels and Adventures Comments

Hong Kong skyline

Hong Kong? Another 3 weeks ago I knew next to nothing about this place. But then – there was this banner online with promotional flight offer. We did a quick research to find out, that Hong Kong is an autonomous territory and we Latvians don’t need a visa when traveling there. Then we read few interesting articles about Hong Kong, and IT WAS … Read More

Cycling Across India: In 121 Photography

Kaspars MisinsAsia, India, Travels and Adventures Comments

Kaspars Una Viesturs in Saputara, India

Kaspars, Una and Viesturs. India. Three cheap, 100 EUR/USD worth bicycles. 5300 kilometers. 5 months. Tens of kilos of Indian biscuits. How was it to cycle all the way across India? What we went through and what was India like from our perspective during this 5 month long distance cycling adventure, which was also our very first long term trip abroad … Read More

Hitchhiking in Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur – Singapore – Kuala Lumpur

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Unas fractured finger - we are hitchhiking

Yesterday we with Una went to the hospital. We did it for the second time just because day earlier we were there some minutes after 12 PM, and it was already too late. Three hours later we know – Una’s left hand still needs some medical treatment, at least for one more week. They take off the cast, but put on some “metal … Read More