Category: travel

What You Could Get in Sibiu for $10 – A Hearty Good Meal in the Heart of Romania and Beyond!

Hi everyone, it’s almost Christmas… What are you preparing for the Holidays?!

It’s Wednesday again, and as usual, time for some $10 series. Yeay!

Anyway, this time’s $10 series, we’ll fly back to Romania… The country where someone from the past comes from (hmmm), and by someone from the past, I was really talking about Adrian Mutu. 😛 #rootingforparma

So, you might have already read some of the posts on Romania, from Romanian local beauty product to what you could spend your $10 in the capital city Bucharest. This time, we’re going to the center part of Romania to see how you could spend your Hamilton there.

This time, we’ve got Iuliana from Authentic Travels to share with us the local insights on Sibiu. Stand still and read on! 😉

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What You Need to Pack For Your First Skiing Trip

People who have been on a skiing trip before know how much fun they can be. All those days spent in the mountain air, carving slopes with friends, followed by warm evenings, drink in hand, chatting around a fireplace.

If you have your first trip coming up, then that’s the end game that you’re shooting for. But before you get there, you’ll need to put in some work so that you have everything you need to enjoy the chill of the mountains in style. Below, we take a look at some of the essentials you’ll want to have in your luggage.

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6 Must-Try Local Delicacies in West Kalimantan

So, here’s the thing… Being a foodie is not exactly my cup of tea. Or maybe it is.

Like, I love to eat, and I’m not the kind of person who would answer ‘whatever’ to the question on where we’ll go for our next meals because chances are, I’ll be craving for something already.

But then again, in the social media era where everyone takes a pic of their food every time, I honestly can’t relate. I love eating too much that I often forget to take a pic of my food. And I’m not even sorry.

However, when I decided to go to Pontianak, my starting point of my Borneo trip, I decided to learn how to stop myself from eating just to introduce you to the local delicacies in West Kalimantan. This is the province in Indonesia that is quite well-known for its culinary.

In case you wonder why two cities that I’ve visited in West Kalimantan are worth to visit, I’ll give you the reason. Pontianak and Singkawang are two places where the recent Indonesian movie, Aruna dan Lidahnya, took place. And if that’s not enough reason to visit them, the movie focuses on some of the best Indonesian food.

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