Discovering Kuala Lumpur – Frim and Crown Shyness

Discovering Kuala Lumpur – Frim and Crown Shyness

Kuala Lumpur is known by its magnificent towers and the modern landscape, but it is surrounded by great parks where one can experience some taste of tropical forests.

Today I visited one of these places, Frim – Forest Research Institute Malaysia. This is a research area, a man made forest, established in 1920. The complex offers a lot to its visitors, waterfalls, ponds, botanic gardens and, of course, nature trails.

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People I meet on the road – Steve

I have to say that the best thing of travelling is not the incredible views I see or the amazing food I eat. These are enough reason to travel, I agree, however, for me, what makes me realize how meaningful traveling is, are the people I meet on the road. So I will try to share some stories I hear and some incredible souls I am fortunate to encounter. Continue reading “People I meet on the road – Steve”

Hello from Vietnam!

Hello from Vietnam!

 

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Buddhist temple in Hanoi

I am in Vietnam. I have arrived three weeks ago to live and work as volunteer in Hanoi. And to live in a place is really different from being a tourist. So I want to give some of my impressions about this country and city. They might be superficial and not reflect the whole country or people, but they are based on my experience here, at this moment. Continue reading “Hello from Vietnam!”

Como é voar de São Paulo a Hanoi com a Turkish Airlines

Como é voar de São Paulo a Hanoi com a Turkish Airlines

Aqui vai um pouquinho da minha experiência indo para o outro lado do mundo. E digo uma coisa, viajar para a Ásia pode sair mais barato do que você imagina. Nas minhas muitas pesquisas por aí, achei uma passagem por 700 dólares (cerca de dois mil reais) pela Turkish Airlines (eu geralmente uso o Kiwi, Kayak ou Skyscanner para procurar passagens e sigo sites de dicas para encontrar passagens baratas). Continue reading “Como é voar de São Paulo a Hanoi com a Turkish Airlines”