Archive | August, 2012
Lost in the steppe: the semi-desert, Mongolia

Lost in the steppe: the semi-desert, Mongolia

How can I even describe what I’ve seen? Long, rolling green hills. Mountains that change from orange to red to blue. White wild flowers and shrubs that make the steppe smell like thyme. Herds of goats, horses and camels grazing. On one day, a sudden …read more

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The craziest trip I’ve taken so far

The craziest trip I’ve taken so far

Well, sometimes plans change. Originally, I thought my trip after Korea would a be straight-forward trip on the rails, but it’s become a crazy Round-The-World trip that keeps growing by the day. There’s a hectic few months ahead of me. My friend and I are …read more

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My new favourite travel accessory…introducing Ethnotek!

My new favourite travel accessory…introducing Ethnotek!

Guys, I am so stoked. SO STOKED! First, you all guessed correctly – I’m currently on the first stop of the Trans-Siberian railway! I’ll be sending out e-mails to get your addresses for postcards :) Technically, we’re doing the Trans-Mongolian, as we pass from Beijing …read more

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But Naomi…where’s next?! (and a contest!)

But Naomi…where’s next?! (and a contest!)

There’s something I failed to mention. It’s T minus 1 day until I leave Seoul (and life as I know it evaporates and/or explodes) but I haven’t yet told you where exactly I’m going. Well, here’s the short answer: I’m definitely not going home. In …read more

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A farewell to Seoul, the city I love ♥

A farewell to Seoul, the city I love ♥

There is a truly terrifying thought running through my head right now. I have four days left in Korea. After two years of living in Seoul, the adventure here is ending. While I know, with 110% certainty, that it has to end, that it’s absolutely …read more

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Capture the Colour – colour tripping across Asia!

Capture the Colour – colour tripping across Asia!

It’s that time again! Some of you might have already seen one of the latest photography contests going around blogs – TravelSuperMarket’s Capture the Colour contest – in which participants create a post of five images capturing the colours Red, Yellow, Green, Blue, and White. …read more

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