Last summer I went to Moldova and wanted to visit the countryside, so my friend Anna invited me to the “only village foreigners ever go to”, where we visited a monastery and a local restaurant styled as a traditional house.
What’s up with foreigners visiting just one place in the countryside of Moldova? Continue reading “The only village in Moldova”
Ukraine is an amazingly beautiful country with breathtaking natural scenery, yummy food and warmhearted people. In the recent years, it has been tough for Ukrainians to face the war and economical crisys, but we are indeed still enjoying life, even when it gets tough.
Many of my foreign friends are afraid to come here, as international media is picturing the country devastated and at war. Please know that with every downside there comes an advantage – these days Ukraine has become very cheap for visitors and only a small part of the country in the east is at war. It is the best time to come!
Here in this article, I share the reasons why you should definitely come to Ukraine this summer. Continue reading “11 reasons to spend summer in Ukraine”
What is life if not playing?
I like to play games. When we have fun, we can connect with the children inside us and perceive life as it is, in the moment, completely present. One of the games I decided to play one day in Thailand is to play with colours. Continue reading “Colour your life!”
Whenever we move to a new place, we are surrounded by new energy, new people and food, and all this new information creates a completely different life. People have asked me how I manage to stay grounded and responsible when I travel so much, and the answer is – Continue reading “My little lives of 2017”
or Christmas in the canals of Bangkok
Once you end up in Thailand during winter holidays, you just want to stay away from the beach and crowds, and we were thinking – where should we go? Chiang Mai is always a good option, but traveling there for a couple of days is just too long, so we chose an adventure of living in Khlong Bangluang, a small neighbourhood in the outskirts of Bangkok. Continue reading “Many things Jingle Bell”
In spring 2017 I visited Myanmar, a beautiful and wild country with a lot of jungle, buddhist temples and trash. Men wear national clothes similar to a skirt here, and one can find free water everywhere, as giving water to thirsty people is considered the best deed for your karma. The level of life is quite low here, but tourist prices are high compared to other countries in South East Asia, as the country was open for tourist relatively recently.
Here I want to share what are some interesting things one can do in Myanmar. Continue reading “Things to do in Myanmar”
how gratitude makes us happy and how beneficial it is to be grateful every day
One teacher asked the students to look at this picture and tell him what they see.
What do you see?
Continue reading “Thank you – the importance of gratitude”