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Traveling Asia has been my strongest desire since I was little. Eventually, I made it to travel solo to many country in Asia, backpacking China, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia. Those travels changed completely the way I see myself, the country I grew up in, and life itself. A long trip to any Asian country is a chance to reconsider the concepts of culture and civilization and to question your whole set of values. Read on some of my blog posts to get inspiration and tips on where and how to travel in Asia.

A walk by Namtso Lake

4 Jul, 2017TibetComments:0The visit to Namtso Lake is a day trip from Lhasa. As Yamdrok Lake, it is holy water. It is a destination for Tibetan pilgrims more crowded than Yamdrok Lake. The road from Lhasa to Namtso is level and gives you stunning views of landscapes...

Visit Tibet: road trip to the Everest Base Camp

1 Jul, 2017AsiaComments:0Tibet, Shigatse: After a silent and sleepy breakfast in the hotel, we set off for the second day of the road trip to the Everest Base Camp. Six people on the road, surrounded by a rough landscape. We barely met another car on the way. The road...

Visit Tibet with a road trip from Lhasa to Shigatse

17 Jun, 2017AsiaComments:0After visiting Lhasa, a few people from the group left, and a family of three, the driver, the guide and I started the trip to Everest Base Camp in a van. The trip consisted in two long drives, the first one going from Lhasa to Shigatse were...

Tibet tour: 4 days in Lhasa

21 May, 2017AsiaComments:4A couple of years before my trip to Tibet, a friend proposed that we spend Chinese national holidays in Lhasa. We were both working in China and very busy, and we didn't have much time to travel. I dismissed her idea. I thought that such a...

Dreaming Tibet

25 Apr, 2017TibetComments:0 Do you happen to have a book that inspired you to travel to a specific destination? I had such thing. After we I had lost my father in 1987 and throughout elementary and middle school I became very introverted and a sort of white sheep of...

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