Author Archives: Paula Martinelli

Lhasa, Tibet – The Best Itinerary

How to experience Lhasa, Tibet and get the most out of your time While visiting Nepal, I was offered an opportunity to spend a few days in Tibet. It was an offer that I could not turn down; a once-in-a-lifetime chance to see Lhasa and the home of Tibetan Buddhism. I could not wait to […]

Nomadic Matt shares 9 travel skills to become a savvy traveler

responsible travel interview with Nomadic Matt

Matt Kepnes is one of the top travel experts and the founder of one one the most successful travel blogs in the world, Nomadic Matt. In this interview Matt shares some incredible insights about how to travel on a budget, the issues with over-tourism, how to make the most of your vacation time, actions to […]

Cambodia – 10 Lessons on Ethical Traveling

Cambodia responsible travel

Lessons learned from my trip to Cambodia and how we can all be responsible travelers The smiling faces that welcome tourists display the optimism and contentment of a people grateful for what they have. But Cambodia is much more complex than what we can imagine and I am here to share the 10 lessons that […]

The Best 1 Week Itinerary – Cambodia

Siem Reap temples Cambodia travel tips

How to make the most of your visit to the temples of Siem Reap Just like many people, I took advantage of the geographical proximity of Vietnam and Cambodia and I combined to visit both countries during my vacation.  With a total of 3 week traveling, my itinerary was 2 weeks in Vietnam and 1 […]

Nepal: 25 Pictures to inspire you

The prayer flags are an amazing fact about Nepal culture

Discover the amazing NEPAL Nepal is a land full of centuries-old culture, customs and gestures, influenced by the high altitudes in the Himalayas and the prevalence of Hinduism and Buddhism religion. The land of yaks, temples, stupas, beautiful countryside, prayers flags and prayer wheels, amazing mountains and with a strong influence of diverse people from […]

Nepal Travel Tips: Everything you need to know

Here are the top tips you need know when planning your trip to Nepal. Make the most out of your vacation by learning these key pieces of information. Nepal at A Glance Nepal is located between China and India and is one of the few countries in the world never to have been colonized. It’s […]

Hiking the Himalayas: FITNESS preparation guide

High Altitude Hiking – How to train for high altitude As I prepared for my adventure to hike the Himalayas mountains in Nepal, I focused on my health and fitness preparation for this challenge, and I am happy to share with you this guide and I hope it helps you to prepare for your personal […]

Vietnam Travel Tips: Everything you need to know before your trip

Vietnam Travel Tips

Vietnam at A Glance Vietnam is certainly a country that has a lot to offer with many type of adventures to suit any taste. It’s a great place to visit with your family, friends, as a couple or solo. Vietnam is very diverse and offers a mix of big cities, lush countryside, a rich history, […]

New Zealand: 25 Pictures to inspire you to visit

Photoblog travel photography

Discover the amazing NEW ZEALAND in 25 pictures New Zealand is without any question, one of the most beautiful countries I have ever visited. It is a diverse country, that offers great metropolitan cities, amazing mountains and hills, Ancient Kauri trails, great wine and food, glaciers and some of the best treks in the world. […]