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ONCE UPON A TIME IN PARIS

once upon a time in parisI’ve been to Paris so many times I’ve lost count. And every single time it just blows me away. Is there a city more beautiful than Paris? I doubt it. It’s beyond compare.

В Париже я была много раз, и каждый раз он открывается для меня с новой стороны. Уже давно у меня есть мечта пожить там хотя бы пару месяцев, и я уверена, что однажды она обязательно осуществится.… MORE

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THE TWO CONTINENTS OF ISTANBUL

the two continents of istanbulI often fall in love with places I’ve never been to. Right now Japan and New Zealand are on top of my bucket list, and I already know that I’m going to love it there. But Turkey was a different story; I never really wanted to go there up until a couple of years ago.… MORE

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THAILAND: CHIANG MAI AND KOH PHANGAN

thailand chiang mai and koh phanganAfter our trip to Myanmar, we were a bit exhausted and decided to spend our last month in Asia chilling out in Thailand. I must admit, I’m not a big fan of Thailand. Sure, I always end up having a great time there, and Bangkok is still one of my favorite cities in Asia, but it’s just not the place that I could see myself living for longer than a few weeks.… MORE

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THE GOLDEN LAND OF MYANMAR

the golden land of myanmarMyanmar, formerly known as Burma, has been off the tourist radar until quite recently. Nowadays, it’s slowly emerging as an exciting travel destination with more and more travelers flocking to Myanmar every year. However, the country still remains mostly untouched by mass tourism. I really wanted to visit it before it becomes the next Thailand, and so, a year and a half ago we boarded a plane to a once-forbidden Myanmar.… MORE

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MEMORIES OF VIETNAM

memories of vietnamAfter spending a few days in Phnom Penh, we said goodbye to Cambodia and boarded the bus that took us across the border into Vietnam. Our plan was to travel from South to North with stops in Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An, Hanoi and, finally, Ha Long Bay.
Ho Chi Minh, better known as Saigon, is a very modern and chaotic city.… MORE

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CAMBODIA: KINGDOM OF WONDER

cambodia kingdom of wonderI’ve been dreaming about going to Cambodia for ages. It has fascinated me ever since I first saw pictures of Angkor Wat. And last year I finally got the chance to cross visiting Cambodia off my bucket list. We spent one week there and had time only to explore Siem Reap and Phnom Penh.… MORE

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