I had made a lot of research prior to this trip. I booked everything in advance, made sure that I had everything necessary for visiting Machu Picchu – and hiking the Montaña. I was ready for everything… except rain. As we were on the train to Aguas Caliente, the rain was getting stronger and stronger. Then … More Hiking Machu Picchu Montaña on a Rainy Day
I recently went on a trip to Peru, mainly to assist to the wedding of two Peruvian friends. The day after their wedding, they were kind enough to take us around Lima. The weather in Lima is quite weird, it’s not sunny but not dark either. The sky is just very white. We joined our … More A Day in Lima, Peru
Jeju Island, or Jeju-do, is a small volcanic island in the south of South Korea. With its many resorts, beautiful landscapes, beaches and various activities, it’s a favorite destination for honeymoons in South Korea. I flew there from Tokyo (a two hours flight) for a short vacation weekend at the end of June. Unfortunately, I … More A Weekend in Jeju Island
Walking along Seoul Fortress Wall from Dongdaemun to Naksan Park… I even met a fox !
Le quartier Little India offre un mini aperçu de l’Inde avec ses bâtiments colorés, ses boutiques à bas prix et ses nombreux temples. Ici, la photo ne le montre pas mais les gens regardaient un film de Bollywood en plein air ! Le quartier Kampong Glam est considéré comme le quartier musulman de Singapour. En … More Singapour : Little India, Kampong Glam & Fort Canning Park
I walked from Chinatown to the Merlion Park on a hot and sunny morning. The city is so clean and pretty, it really looks like a resort ! I found this way of hanging the clothes to dry very interesting. However, I was told by my friend that sometimes people would fall trying to reach … More Walking around in Singapore on a quiet morning
Singapore’s Marina Bay is truly spectacular, day and night. Here is the amazing Marina Bay Sands hotel, from the outside and in the lobby : From the hotel you can reach a luxurious shopping mall. The water here falls inside the mall to reach a little river where customers can ride gondolas.
With many weeks of delay, I will start posting my Singapore pictures now ! I spent 5 days in Singapore and I loved the city. I came by bus from Kuala Lumpur and I was totally in awe when the bus passed by Marina Bay. It was so beautiful ! I love big cities with … More First day in Singapore : nice hostel and beautiful Chinatown
L’Expo universelle 2012 a lieu du 12 mai au 12 août à Yeosu, en Corée du Sud. Il est possible de faire un aller-retour en une journée à partir de Seoul, mais la journée est longue et épuisante. Nous avons pris le KTX (train à grande vitesse coréen) à 5h10 à Seoul Station. Le trajet … More Expo 2012, Yeosu, Corée du Sud
I will write about my experience here because in order to go there, I could only rely on other people’s blog posts… and there weren’t a lot ! I had a vague idea how it works, but I was still very confused when I arrived there. So I will explain how it went for me, and … More Going to MNET’s M!Countdown in Seoul