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In Borneo: itinerary of a 3 days trip in Kota Kinabalu

In Borneo: itinerary of a 3 days trip in Kota Kinabalu

There are many reasons why we decided to go on a trip in Kota Kinabalu. The first being the direct flights from Hong Kong. Then there's Malaysia, this mysterious country where we've never been to, and Borneo and its legendary lush jungle. We got there all excited, with no real expectation. Eager to explore…

Good Morning Vietnam: a Complete Guide to Hoi An

Good Morning Vietnam: a Complete Guide to Hoi An

Among other things, Hoi An is known for its preserved historic houses, its strong history and its delicious Cau lầo -of course, there is food involved, it's Vietnam we're talking about!  There's a lot to explore and it can sometimes be a hassle to figure where to start, so I've put together the best things to do in Hoi An to help you plan your trip.

WOW moment: That crazy night in a Cambodian Circus

WOW moment: That crazy night in a Cambodian Circus

I've heard so much about the Phare Circus, I couldn't wait to see it. Not only it was a fantastic experience to live, but buying our tickets also contributes to the education of talented young Cambodian. And believe me, when you'll see them on stage, you'll definitely want to participate to help them being (even more) awesome!

Travel in Cambodia : Quick Guide to Siem Reap

Travel in Cambodia : Quick Guide to Siem Reap

Siem Reap happens to be a trendy little city with hipster cafés, designer shops, art galleries and much more. We enjoyed getting lost in its tiny alleys, discovering new surprises in every corner. It's definitely worth a stop -perfect for a break from the temples. 

 

Hong Kong : 10 Things to do on Lantau Island

Hong Kong : 10 Things to do on Lantau Island

After a year in Hong Kong Island's madness, we decided to move before we get crazy. And we discovered the other Hong KongFor those who follow me on Instagram, you've seen the photos of my afternoons on desert beaches and my running sessions along the sea, looking at the sunset. Yes, Lantau is kinda cool. Real escape from the crowds of the city in only a few minutes ferry or MTR, Lantau will surprise you by its authenticity. Forget about Ngong Ping and explore the real beauty of Lantau Island.

Cantonese feast: 10 things to eat in Hong Kong

Cantonese feast: 10 things to eat in Hong Kong

Like most big cities, Hong Kong is a great destination for food lovers. This cities offers and incredible range of options in terms of restaurants and street food -from local Chinese dishes to Indian... But let's keep it local! Of course that list could be much longer, but I'll spare you the snake soup and stinky tofu and focus on the best Hong Kong specialities. Ready?

Itinerary of a 4 days trip in Cambodia

Itinerary of a 4 days trip in Cambodia

My trip in Cambodia appeared to be one of the most fantastic discoveries I've had the chance to make in Southeast Asia. There are many reasons to love Cambodia -the atmosphere is very chilled out, the scenery astonishing, the food delicious and the history of the country fascinating... 

Falling in love with Japan: 10 things to do in Kyoto

Falling in love with Japan: 10 things to do in Kyoto

Surrounded by mountains, the city hides countless zen gardens, traditional ryokans, delicious restaurants, ancient temples and historic streets. The city is so full of enchanting sites, it's a pleasure just wandering around Kyoto, getting lost in search for new discoveries... 

Trekking in the Himalayas : Langtang Valley

Trekking in the Himalayas : Langtang Valley

Bordering Tibet, Langtang is a magnificent region of the Nepalese Himalayas. After April 2015's disaster, communities are slowly rebuilding their livelihoods, charm has survived and trekking in Langtang Valley is possible again. And that's a wonderful news.

Island hopping in Okinawa: A Guide to the Kerama Islands

Island hopping in Okinawa: A Guide to the Kerama Islands

The islands of the Kerama group are a world away from everything you know. An archipelago surrounded by coral reefs and unbelievably transparent seas where time has stopped years ago. A place where you live in close communion with the ocean, in a unique atmosphere. It consists of 22 small islands, southwest of Okinawa's main island. It's picturesque, with few people and an incredible wildlife. 

Itinerary of a ski trip in Honshu [VIDEO INSIDE]

Itinerary of a ski trip in Honshu [VIDEO INSIDE]

Planning our ski trip in Honshu wasn't easy, as there are more than 500 ski resorts to choose from! Talking about being spoiled when skiing in Japan... With only 10 days on the road, we choose to stay in 3 different places and move from there: Minakami, Nozawaonsen and Myoko... 

Hiking Hong Kong: Sunset from the Sunset Peak

Hiking Hong Kong: Sunset from the Sunset Peak

With almost 300 kms of tramping and countless smaller tracks, the range of options for hiking is so wide it can even be hard to chose sometimes. Looping around the south of the island, the 70 km-long Lantau Trail offers stunning panoramic views of the offshore islands... 

Après-Ski in Niseko: 10 good addresses

Après-Ski in Niseko: 10 good addresses

Thanks to the near-constant storm cycles coming from Siberia, Hokkaido's mountains are renowned for having some of the most consistent, lightest powder on Earth. With its laid-back, surfing-town vibe, Niseko is the most popular town of the island...

Powder Hunt in Hokkaido : a Ski Trip in Japow

Powder Hunt in Hokkaido : a Ski Trip in Japow

With an average annual snowfall of 15 meters, it's clear why Hokkaido is known as one of the hottest ski destinations in the world. Located in northern Japan, the island gets the cold air from Siberia across the Sea of Japan, which results in the ski resorts being absolutely DUMPED with dry powder.