Category Archives: Asia

Backpacking Pakistan: These are the 9 best places to visit in Pakistan!

Attabad Lake in northern Pakistan

Pakistan is beautiful, and I enjoyed my visit to its fullest. However, Pakistan is also a country you might not know much about, and due to its size, it might be difficult to decide the best places to visit when backpacking Pakistan. I visited Pakistan as part of the IESS program (read more about my […]

5 Reasons Why Pakistan is my Favourite Country in the World!

Best reasons to visit Pakistan

After travelling to more than 60 countries, there’s one question which I get all the time: “What’s your favourite country in the world”? This question was always very difficult, almost impossible to answer. There are just too many beautiful and exciting destinations in the world. However, after my recent trip to Pakistan, there’s one country […]

IESS Pakistan at IBA Karachi – My Experience & Review

My participation at IESS Summer School was kindly sponsored by IBA Karachi. Therefore, this article includes advertisement for the IESS summer school in Karachi. However, as always, all reviews and opinions are my own. Let’s be honest – Pakistan is not a typical tourist destination and many travellers would never consider visiting. The country has […]

Indonesia Backpacking: 6 Highlights You Have to Visit!

Backpacking in Komodo in Indonesien

An Indonesia backpacking trip is a great experience and the country has a lot to offer and explore with its countless islands. I have traveled to Indonesia twice – during my first trip, I traveled from Java to Bali with my backpack, during my second visit I brought some more time and settled down in […]

My ultimate Backpacking Bali Guide: Highlights, Safety, Budget & Travel Tips!

Bali backpacking in the rice terraces in the north

Bali is one of the most popular travel destinations in Asia – the island has a lot to offer! I spent more than two months backpacking Bali and explored many different regions of the island. Read more about the best places to visit and all the information you need for your next Bali Backpacking trip! […]

Backpacking Kerala: 7 Reasons to Visit Kerala & the best Kerala Tourist Places!

Fahrt durch die indischen Backwaters in Kerala

Note: My second trip through Kerala was sponsored by Kerala Tourism and therefore contains advertisement for the state Kerala. As always, all reviews and opinions are my own. Backpacking Kerala is easy, fun and a wonderful experience. Kerala is the southernmost state of India and one of the most beautiful regions in the country. I spent some […]

Backpacking Sri Lanka: 9 Reasons Why You’ll Love Sri Lanka!

Sri Lanka Backpacking by train

Note: My trip was sponsored by Sri Lanka Tourism. Therefore, this article includes advertisement about the destination. As always, all opinion and reviews are my own. Sri Lanka is a great destination for backpacking and the island has so much to offer. I travelled to Sri Lanka in July 2018 and had an exciting and […]

Hotel Review 22Weligambay, Sri Lanka

My stay at 22Weligambay was kindly sponsored by the hotel management team. Therefore, this article includes advertisement for the hotel. As always, all opinions and experiences are my own. After my tour around Sri Lanka as part of a media trip with Sri Lanka tourism, I extended my visit for a few more days in […]

My ultimate India Backpacking Guide: Highlights & Best Places to Visit!

Sehenswürdigkeiten Indien, Bad von Lakshmi in Hampi

India polarizes like no other country in the world – one loves it or one hates it. The colors, the smells, the food, the noise, the chaos, the poverty, the wealth, the temples, the beaches, the mountains, the traffic, the markets – India has it all, and India’s sights are absolutely unique. I love India, […]