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12 Reasons Your Next Vacation Should Be Your Best Fitness Goal

By Paula Martinelli | Dec 12, 2018

12 things I learned from traveling that led me to achieve my fitness goal If you are looking for a fitness goal, you found the answer now. Your next vacation! …

Marble Mountain, Danang – a day trip from Hoi An

By Paula Martinelli | Dec 10, 2018

A day trip to the Marble Mountain Danang is a perfect destination for a day trip from Hoi An. Located 45 km (28 miles) from Hoi An, it takes approx.. …

Visiting My Son – Hindu Sanctuary

By Paula Martinelli | Dec 9, 2018

If you have more time in Hoi An, you have plenty of options for day trips such as the ancient Hindu Sanctuary of My Son. It is located 40 km …

5 Take ways on how to find life balance

By Paula Martinelli | Dec 9, 2018

We all travel to some extent. It might be on vacation, for business, for a missionary purpose, to visit family during special occasions, or even for that bucket list trip …

ETHICAL & RESPONSIBLE TRAVELER – A complete guideline every world traveler should follow

By Paula Martinelli | Dec 2, 2018

While the big question for some people is, “How can I change my life while traveling the world?”, for me this questions has become, “How can I make a difference …

The best of Hoi An, Vietnam

By Paula Martinelli | Nov 8, 2018

If you are like me, you probably already fell in love with some of the many places that you’ve visited. Hoi An is just a perfect combination of a small …

How ethical is the tourism in Halong Bay and if I would do it again

By Paula Martinelli | Nov 1, 2018

Before I book a tour, I always try to learn as much as I can about how ethical the tours really are, and how the local tour companies care and …

Halong Bay: 3 days cruise on a Junk Boat

By Paula Martinelli | Oct 25, 2018

This was the grand finale of my trip in Vietnam, and it was just perfect for 2 reasons:  to get some rest from the last days in Sapa, and also …

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

By Paula Martinelli | Oct 22, 2018

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 …

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

By Paula Martinelli | Oct 12, 2018

Cambodia at A Glance The Kingdom of Cambodia is a popular tourist destination in Southeast Asia, but still not as popular as some other countries like Thailand and Vietnam. The …

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