The traveling Birdie – episode 5. Without money (Taiwan)

We are landing in Taipei. Katalin is on her solo trip for a couple of weeks in Southeast Asia. She is traveling with her small backpack only, but she made space for me as well. Taiwan is her last stop before flying back to Europe in a week. Read More …

Manaus, the heart of Amazonas state: acclimatizing

After a short stay in São Paulo, we flew to Manaus, to the capital of Amazonas state. I was dreaming about this city since I have written a paper about Brazil in high school. I have been waiting curiously to see the leftovers from the great buildings that were built during the 19th century after the rubber boom. Read More …