Île de Gorée, Senegal

In the close neighborhood of busy, vivid capital city of Senegal – Dakar, lays a quiet harbor island that was a significant place in history and still has an important role to play. The Island of Gorée was a famous slaves-trading center and the largest one on the African coast. Read more…

Kathmandu, Nepal 2

Temple, flags, and monkeys Swayambhunath Stupa The temple, among tourists known as “Monkey Temple” is a significant pilgrimage site among Buddhists, and also one of the biggest tourist attractions in Kathmandu. Swayambhunath Stupa is located on a hillock in the Katmandu Valley in a complex of temples, shrines, a monastery, Read more…

Kathmandu, Nepal (part 1)

Airport, people, and the first impression Nepal is a strange country, but it shouldn’t be understood as a negative critic. There were things I liked, was charmed, and inspired by. There were also things that made me feel bad, sad, and even terrified. Even though I’ve been to 46 countries Read more…

Layover in Narita

Japan is a country that amazes me constantly. Everything there is so cute! There’s no option that Narita might disappoint me, and it didn’t. But Narita isn’t that kind of town that attracts tourists. People do travel to Narita, obviously, but mainly because of a huge airport nearby. So Narita Read more…