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Thailand Living
2012-04-15
We have settled in Bangkok, Thailand for at least a couple of years to study here at Chulalongkorn University. We are... Read More

Ozzie Roadtrip
2012-01-20
In late January 2012 we flew from Indonesia to Perth in Western Australia and began our 28 days roadtrip. We covered ... Read More

Indonesia Living
2011-07-30
We stayed in Jakarta, Indonesia for 6 months while Lily did an internship at the danish embassy. During this stay we ... Read More

Road to Jakarta
2011-07-14
A short summer holiday, before Laerke starts her internship with the Royal Danish Embassy in Jakarta. We started out ... Read More

Croatia
2010-05-22
A summerholiday visit to the Western Balkans started out in Croatia; as usual we didn't know what to expect, but ... Read More

Vietnam
2010-02-05
Laerkes trip to Vietnam with Oslo University Read More

Oman
2009-11-25
Oman was an incredible contry of barren deserts, lush river valleys and islamic culture. The hospitality of this ench... Read More

Namibia
2009-10-20
Namibia - the first impression was a vast and eerie landscape of endless desert scrub, but remarkably beautiful lands... Read More

South Africa
2009-09-25
South Africa a land of great diversity; both in its people and in the fantastic nature. From wild coasts to arid dese... Read More

Taiwan
2009-08-20
Taiwan, a country known for "Made in Taiwan", but not a country widely visited as a tourist destination. An... Read More

Indonesia
2009-01-01
Our trips around Indonesia in 2009 where we were based on Bali for 4-5 months. Indonesia offers so many places to vis... Read More

Bali
2008-12-19
Our trip has now taken us to the famous island of Bali, land of sun, sea and rice paddies. As Laerke is studying at D... Read More

South India
2008-10-20
Heading south in India we were met by Laerkes family in Mumbai. They were to travel with us for 5 weeks through Mahar... Read More

Southeast Asian delights
2008-08-16
A quick forray through selected Southeast Asian contries. It's been a great reunion with the spetacular cultures,... Read More

Syrian Sojourn
2008-04-19
We were starting to get restless home in Denmark – the travel fever was raging. So kinda spontaneously (but not so sp... Read More

Sumatra (and Thailand & Malaysia)
2007-06-08
Straddled by equator Sumatra is nearly 2000km long, stretching from Banda Aceh in the north to Bakauheni in the south... Read More

Morocco
2007-04-19
During easter 2007 we spend two weeks in morocco, travelling around by car, visiting the foothills and gorges of the ... Read More

Australia and Asia
2006-04-15
Lærkes trip to Australia and Southeast Asia, that begun with a sprained toe. Witnessing the beutiful coast of ea... Read More

Southeast Asia
2005-01-04
January 2005 we left Denamrk, we started out in India, and for 2 months we traveled around in the south, we had a gre... Read More

India
2003-10-13
The 13th of October 2003 I flew to Delhi. I had signed up to volunteer for a NGO in a small village in the Thar Deser... Read More

BLOGS

Derawan Island
Derawan, 2014-03-08 12:00
We left Nepal on a flight to Kuala Lumpur and we were very much looking forward to being back in a tropical climate. ... Read More

Koh Lipe
Thailand, 2014-01-31 01:00
At first coming to Koh Lipe was a bit of shock to the senses. Coming straight from laid-back Koh Bulone I felt like w... Read More

Koh Kradan & Koh Bulon Leh
Thailand, 2014-01-27 12:17
There seems to be even more eagles here on Koh Kradan, but we don’t see them as close up as we did not Koh Ngai becau... Read More

Where to go in Thailand?
Thailand, 2014-01-24 12:00
I often get this question from people in the process of planning a trip to Thailand. The thing is everybody has a dif... Read More

Koh Ngai
Thailand, 2014-01-21 12:17
From cold Pai in the north we headed all the way down south to the limestone mountains of the southern Andaman coast.... Read More

Video: Six Days in Paradise
Koh Kood, Thailand, 2013-11-20 12:00
Martin had a week off from school and we decided to check out Koh Kood, an island off the Thai coast near the Cambodi... Read More

June Jeau Beach
Koh Tao, Thailand, 2013-06-01 12:00
We spent a couple of blissful days at June Jeau Beach on Koh Tao. We found a cute little place to stay on this little... Read More

Revisiting Koh Tao
Koh Tao, Thailand, 2013-05-28 06:38
The blue ocean shimmer in the late afternoon sun and a couple of butterflies dances around themselves sitting ever so... Read More

2012
Indonesia, Australia, Denmark, Sweden and Thailand, 2012-12-31 12:00
An overview of our travels in 2012. It was such a busy year; moving from Jakarta to Bangkok, starting Uni and luckily... Read More

A Holiday on the Thai Riviera
Prachuap Kiri Khan, Thailand, 2012-11-02 12:00
The beach stretches for many kilometers; the water is clear and warm as in a bathtub. Welcome to the... Read More

Shambhala Bungalows – Ko Pha-Ngan
Koh Pahngan, Thailand, 2012-09-03 12:00
Our last day on lovely Ko Pha-Ngan we spent at Shambhala Bungalows at Ao Nai Wok. This is such a charming spot with c... Read More

Adventures in Ang Thong Marine National Park #2
Ang Thong Marine National Park, Thailand, 2012-09-02 12:00
We sailed onto the beach at Samsao Island, there wasn’t a soul to be seen but I did spot a little hut that could be t... Read More

Adventures in Ang Thong Marine National Park
Ang Thong Marine National Park, 2012-08-31 12:00
How we managed to see this gorgeous national park (almost) on our own The boat pushed through the teal colored... Read More

Mai Pen Rai – Ko Pha-ngan
Koh Phangan, Thailand, 2012-08-30 10:36
Mai Pen Rai means something along the lines of “don’t worry be happy” and that is just what we needed after our long ... Read More

Koh Samet
Koh Samet, Thailand, 2012-06-24 04:54
We headed off for a short break to pretty Ko Samet to wash off the city grime. We took a minibus from Vic... Read More

Sailing the beautiful Komodo National Park
Komodo NP, Indonesia, 2012-05-03 02:44
Some of the best snorkeling and diving in the world combined with adventure trekking to spot Komodo dragons. Tuc... Read More

The South Coast
Western Australia, 2012-02-14 12:42
Day 16: We drove even further west to Esperance and Cape Le Grand National Park. Here we did a great ... Read More

The Wine Region
Western Australia, 2012-02-11 12:00
Day 10: Continued south to Margaret River. On the way we picnicked in Busselton at the cool jetty and la... Read More

The Coral Coast
Western Australia, 2012-02-10 11:17
Day 4: We drove all the way to Exmouth and entered Cape Range national Park. Along the way we spotted m... Read More

Christmas in Bali
Bali, Indonesia, 2011-12-24 12:00
Martin’s parents were coming to Indonesia for 2 weeks over the holidays to visit us, we decided that we w... Read More

A week in Phuket
Phuket, 2011-11-28 12:00
I actually never thought I would go to Phuket, the image I have in my head of the island is one of mass touri... Read More

Kapas Island
Pulau Kapas, Malaysia, 2011-07-26 12:00
A night bus delivered us at Kuala Terrangangu’s bus station at 7 a.m after a 12 hour drive from Penang, had we had ou... Read More

A City Steeped in History
Penang, Malaysia, 2011-07-19 12:00
I like taking sleeper trains, it is a form of travelling that still has a bit of a romantic air about it. Hua Lompong... Read More

Korcula Island
Korcula Island, Croatia, 2010-06-04 12:00
Korcula Island was just what we wanted, peace and quiet and not many other tourists, coupled with super cute little t... Read More

The Montenegrin Coast
Montenegro, 2010-05-30 12:00
Puh! we have covered a lot of ground already and by the time we left wet and rainy Drumitor we were a bit tired. It t... Read More

The House of The Demon
Sur, Oman, 2009-12-08 12:00
Our road trip through Oman took us to Wahiba Sands, a huge body of sand covering 12,500 square kilometers. Here we pu... Read More

Namibia unplugged - off the tarmac
Skeleton Coast and Damaraland, Namibia, 2009-10-29 12:00
Our venture into Damaraland started when we left cold and clammy Swakopmund and drove up the salt road on the skeleto... Read More

The good life - South African style
Winelands and The Cape, Western Cape, South Africa, 2009-10-17 12:00
The scenery in the Winelands is beautiful, gorgeous Cape Dutch buildings lie scattered around the wine fields backed ... Read More

A Visit to the People who Click
Bulungula, Eastern Cape, South Africa, 2009-10-12 12:00
It was raining and the sky was hanging low and grey over our heads, we were on our way to Bulungula; a community run ... Read More

Bottle Beach on Ko Phanang
Ko Phanang, Thailand, 2009-08-14 12:00
Bottle Beach, in Thai known as Haad Khuad, is a beach on the north of Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand. It lies in a protected... Read More

Pulau Siladen
Siladen Island, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 2009-05-06 12:00
After 3 days at Bunaken Island we sailed to Siladen Island, a small island approximately 30 min away in boat. Tante M... Read More

Pulau Bunaken
Bunaken Island, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 2009-05-05 12:00
Upon leaving Rantepao and the land of Tana Toraja a very l o n g journey ensued. We boarded a night bus at 9 in the e... Read More

Visit to the Flower Island: Part 3
Flores, Indonesia, 2009-03-24 12:00
After a couple of days of holiday in Labuan Bajo we rented a car to take us the seven hour trip east towards the tiny... Read More

Visit to the Flower Island: Part 2
Flores, Indonesia, 2009-03-22 12:00
Labuan Bajo is one of the bigger cities in Flores, but that doesn’t mean it is very big. It is a harbor city with qui... Read More

Weekends of Exploring
Nusa Lembongan and Padang Bai, Bali, Indonesia, 2009-02-23 12:00
The previous two weekends have been put to good use. We have been out exploring nearby areas on Bali and the neighbor... Read More

The lazy life - Andaman style
Andaman Islands, India, 2008-12-11 12:00
The Andaman Islands, a fabled destination, renowned by the few in the know for its fabulously beautiful beaches. When... Read More

From Mumbai to Mysore
Mysore, Mumbai, Goa and Hampi, India, 2008-10-31 12:00
After a long wait at Mumbai International airport we finally spotted them; 3 blonde children and one blonde mom looki... Read More

Blissfull beaches and bustling Bangkok
Bangkok and Prachuap Khiri Khan, Thailand, 2008-09-04 12:00
Crossing the border into Thailand was as easy as ever, quick and efficient. We’d planned first to go to Bangkok, as w... Read More

Island hopping Malay style
Tioman, Johor and Terengganu, Malaysia, 2008-08-30 12:00
Malaysia; somehow western tourists have forgotten about this jewel, it might be because of religion or the slightly h... Read More

Escaping typhoons
Hanoi and Hoi An, Vietnam, 2008-08-19 12:00
Hanoi was our first stop in Southeast Asia. We actually hadn’t planned to travel through SEA, but we needed some of t... Read More