Category: Layover

Auckland 2013

To cut a long story short – New Zealand is awesome and I can’t wait go back there and explore! Auckland SkyTower Shipping container shops at Karanga Plaza Harbor On a ferry to Waiheke Island Waiheke Island Waiheke Island vineyards — Back to Auckland Bicycle race   Bungy Ride in front of my hotel Crazy […]

São Paulo

I have been to São Paulo airport a few times but never had a chance to walk around the city. This time I had a couple of days for that and to be honest, nothing wrong with this place but I don’t really feel like coming back here. This isn’t SP, it’s a pedestrian ramp at […]

Kuala Lumpur

On my annual RTW trips I usually take Signapore airlines from Australia to South Arfica, sometimes with a stopover in Singapore. In 2014 I decided to explore Kuala Lumpur. The easiest way to get from SIN to KUL is by bus (Star Qistna in my case), very comfortable! Check out the upholstery! Malaysian passport stamp […]

Singapore 2012

Layover in Singapore Singapore Flyer Ferris wheel —   The iconic Marina Bay Sands hotel and resors and ArtScience museum ArtScience Museum Marina Bay Sands shopping mall Skypark with Infinity pool on top of Marina Bay Sands hotel View from Skypark — Gardens by the Bay — Sentosa Island Resort — The Merlion at Merlion park The […]

Encapsulated in Tokyo

A Japanese capsule hotel – one item off my bucket list             Related articles China’s bleak capsule hotels where young travellers pay £7 a night to sleep in pods ‘Napcabs’ To Change The Way People Experience Airports 4 Things women are banned from doing in Japan 【Women in Japan Series】


Some pics from a day trip to Melbourne Central Railway Station Melbourne street car Art gallery Downtown Melbourne Mint Pro-Asad rally Eureka tower – the tallest building in the Southern hemisphere View from SkyDeck of Eureka Tower   — April 2012

Dubai 2012

Stopover in Dubai. All that Dubai screaming luxury and excess left me unimpressed, not exactly my type of entertainment. I did enjoy the observation deck at Burj Khalifa though. Burj Khalifa Inside the Dubai Mall Didn’t expect to find Tim Hortons here 🙂 A piece of Canada with Middle Eastern flavor   Lunch time Dubai […]


A layover in Warsaw in late August 2014 Taras Shevchenko parquette Ukrainian embassy with pictures of perished Maidan heroes Palace of Culture and Science – one of Warsaw’s landmarks. The Rolling Stones, the first major western rock band performed here in 1967 Street Art No more drinks for Harry Starówka – The Old Town Adam […]

Soul of Asia

A layover in Seoul, August 2014   Seoul subway is pretty amazing Street Market in Insadong Lunch break Streets of Seoul – Lotte Hotel Seoul City Hall       Highlight of the trip: A visit to the demilitarized zone Before entering Panmunjom (aka the JSA) all visitors are required to sign a waiver. Basically, you […]