Everything you need to know before traveling to East Timor

Timor-Leste or East Timor East Timor is one of the youngest countries in the world, gaining their independence in 2002. It’s name is a mix of two languages – Timor being Malay and is the word for East, and Leste i Portuguese for East as well. And the reason there’s a Portuguese mix in there is because East Timor was a Portuguese colony for about 200 years. Location Timor-Leste is located in South East Asia among the Indonesian islands, close to the Papua island and Australia. It is on an island called Timor and is shared in half, the other…

Sweden to Iran without flying

This is  detailed guide on my journey from Gothenburg, Sweden to Tehran, Iran with the route, how long it took and how much it cost. Planning – Looking at options According to Rome2Rio, the fastest way to get from Gothenburg to Tehran would be with only 3 different buses with the route; Gothenburg-Bucharest (42,5 hr) Bucharest-Istanbul (14 hr) Istanbul-Tehran (40 hr) Without even counting the waiting time between the buses, it could take 100 hours/4 days. The price would land on somewhere around 200€ one way. However I have no intention of rushing through Europe to get to Iran…

10 Easy Ways to Travel more Environmental Friendly

Traveling eco friendly does not have to be difficult or mean that you need to sacrifice. Here are some very easy tips to adapt to your everyday choices when you travel or at home. Here are 10 easy ways to travel environmental friendly. 1. Always have your own reusable water bottle with you You don’t have to buy water in plastic bottles but can refill from the tap if it’s safe, or refill at hotels, hostels or restaurants etc. that hade big water refill stations. If the tap water isn’t good to drink you can either use a water…

That time I MADE money from flying Business Class

This is no guide on how you can somehow make a living out of flying business class. This happened to me by mere chance. But here’s the story and details on how I actually made money from flying Business Class with Avianca from Bogotá to Buenos Aires October last year. Booking the ticket I had spent 1 out of 3 months in Colombia when my plans quickly changed and I needed to take a flight to Buenos Aires, Argentina. I looked for cheap flights but it was still a juicy amount of money for someone like me with a low…