Yay! For those of you who have read my previous posts, you' probably know that we have Niels as one of our contributors, right? Well, he shared another beautiful experience. And this time, it's about AUSTRIA! 🙂 conventional long form: Republic of Austria conventional short form: Austria local long form: Republik Oesterreich … Continue reading Niels in Austria 🙂
Hi everyone! So as you can see, this is our first article about Greece--thanks to my friend Yulia who has been really kind in sharing her experiences. So for some of you who have read my posts, Yulia is from Russia and she works in Greece. And she gladly shared more about it for … Continue reading Story of the Week: Greece!!
Buon giorno! My friend Fabio have recently gone to Ukraine and here's his story. conventional short form: Ukraine local long form: none local short form: Ukrayina former: Ukrainian National Republic, Ukrainian State, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic etymology: name derives from the Old East Slavic word "ukraina" meaning "borderland or march (militarized border region)" and began … Continue reading Fabio Goes to Ukraine!
I was very excited to go back to Vientiane. Here I was when I checked the bus number. It departed at 8am. The view from the bus We arrived there at around 7PM.Unlike other ports, we can't sleep there. The area closes at 8PM or … Continue reading FLASHBACK: Laos – Back to Vientiane
conventional long form: Kingdom of Spain conventional short form: Spain local long form: Reino de Espana local short form: Espana etymology: derivation of the name "Espana" is uncertain, but may come from the Phoenician term "span," related to the word "spy," meaning "to forge metals," so, "i-spn-ya" would mean "place where metals are forged"; the … Continue reading Juanan Says Hola España!
Next Stop: LAOS Laos is still part of Southeast Asia. Although the ambiance here and culture is more laid-back. I didn't know what to expect. Me and my friend simply chose those countries close to each other. So the cheapest way, although not the fastest and easiest, is to do it by train. Courtesy of: … Continue reading FLASHBACK: Laos ~ Tsoo tsoo: Train Travel!