Category Archives: Asia

2 Days in Singapore Itinerary: The Perfect Weekend Trip (+ Map)

Landscape of Gardens by the Bay in singapore

Singapore was one of the most refreshing places I’ve ever visited. This is the ultimate 2 days in Singapore itinerary for first-time visitors. We also list what to do if you have more than a weekend in Singapore at the end! If you truly only have a weekend or a short time in Singapore, consider […]

My Top 17 Favorite Things to Do in Astana, Kazakhstan (Nur-Sultan)

baiterek at sunset in astana kazahstan

Believe it or not, I traveled back to Astana, Kazakhstan.  I said it would never happen after my last trip there and I was pretty insistent on that for years.  But times changed, I grew up, and I came to realize that there were probably things to do in Astana these days that didn’t exist […]

25 Incredible Places to Visit in Georgia (the Country)

One of the travel hotspots currently is the fantastic country of Georgia in the Caucasus.  A perk of traveling there is that the entire country is picturesque and has something to offer.  This is a guide of the best places to visit in Georgia (country), hand-picked by other travel bloggers and myself. This list is […]

Should You Travel to Astana, Kazakhstan?

Should you travel to Astana, Kazakhstan? Khan Shatyr Entertainment Center and Mall

Astana, Kazakhstan is one of the weirdest places I have ever visited.  If you even just Google “Astana”, you will find several other people using the word “weird” as a word to describe the city of just over a million people in the middle of the Kazakh steppe.  Despite it having a rather extensive history, […]

From Bishkek to Ala Archa National Park in Kyrgyzstan

Everything I read online indicated that a day trip to Ala Archa National Park, a nature refuge about twenty minutes outside of Bishkek, would be a piece of cake.   My Kyrgyz friend, Jyl, even did an abundance of the research for me (since most of it is in Russian).  A lot of the research out […]

18 Magical and Cozy Things to Do in Yerevan in Winter

Many travelers don’t desire to go to the Caucasus during the winter months because they are unsure of what to do. This is a guide to Yerevan in winter and it will showcase the many things to do in Yerevan during the colder season.  If you have suggestions of what to do in Yerevan during […]