Our experience at Residence Soča: where nature meets luxury

Een heerlijk bezoek aan Residence Soca in Slovenië

During our recent trip to Slovenia in March, we had the pleasure of spending two nights at Residence Soča, a stunning accommodation nestled in the heart of the Soča Valley. A part of Slovenia we don’t visit often enough. The natural beauty of the area is truly breathtaking, and Residence Soča offers the perfect blend […]

What to do in Bangkok? Our 11 hotspots & off the beaten track tips

Wat te doen in Bangkok - 11 hotspots en off the beaten track tips

Bangkok, a city most people either absolutely hate and want to leave as soon as possible, or totally love and can’t get enough of. Truth is Bangkok ís an awesome city with a very unique vibe. There’s plenty to do and visit, both touristy hot spots and hidden gems. If you’re wondering what to do […]

How to travel from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur by train

Traveling by train in south east Asia

If you’re looking for a comfortable, budget-friendly and environmentally friendly way of traveling from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur (or vice versa), consider traveling by train! But traveling from Singapore to Malaysia by train isn’t as straightforward as you might think. It involves as much as three different trains and the Singapore Metro to get you […]

22 amazing and cheap Airbnb accommodations in Asia

Beste Airbnb accommodatie in Azië

If you’re traveling in Asia, chances are you’ll end up in one of the many Airbnb accommodations in Asia sooner or later. But there are so many listings on the website… Where to start? We’ve gathered 22 awesome accommodations all over South East Asia! Besides being totally unique, most of these places to sleep will […]

RAW Photography: What & Why?!

RAW Fotografie

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] If you’ve done some research into photography, you probably ended up on websites and articles where photographers recommend to shoot RAW photos. But what is RAW photography, why is it such a big thing according to many photographers and why should you shoot RAW photos? RAW photography: it might sound technical and maybe a […]

The best restaurants in Pokhara: these are our favorite places to eat!

The best restaurants in Pokhara Nepal

When you think of Nepal, ‘food heaven‘ probably isn’t a term that directly comes to mind. And I don’t blame you; a lot of Nepali people often eat the same meal three times a day: rice with dal bhat (lentil soup, curry, and vegetables). And they’re okay with it. As a tourist, you might be […]

6 reasons why you should edit your photos with Lightroom Presets

Dutchies Abroad Lightroom presets gebruiken - Bounty preset

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Alright, so you’ve captured a photo and you’re very pleased about it. The conditions were great and you’re happy with the composition. But you’re not there yet. Next step: edit the photo to make it really stand out and add some extra ‘feel‘ to it! You can spend hours behind your computer to edit your […]

Taxi in Kathmandu: these are fair prices from Thamel to all the sights

Stupa in Kathmandu Nepal

In Kathmandu, especially around Thamel, you’re a popular target for taxi drivers as a tourist. As a (Western) tourist you’ve got money (compared to Nepali standards), you don’t know the areas that well, traffic can be crazy, so a taxi is a good way to get around and the taxi drivers try to get some […]

A weekend in Singapore: this is what we’ve spent

Singapore sky Dutchies Abroad

Singapore is known as an expensive city for travelers. But is this true? We decided quite spontaneously to spend a weekend in Singapore and kept track of all our expenses. Here’s a clear overview of the money we’ve spent in Singapore in the 3/4 days we were in the city. We just came from Malaysian […]

How to shoot the most STUNNING travel photos: Our travel camera gear

Reisfotografie gear Dutchies Abroad

One questions that we get asked pretty often is: “What camera gear do you guys use?”  And to be honest, when we started to use photography, we didn’t look into any special or particular camera to work with. Britte bought a DSLR (digital single-lens reflex camera) back in 2013 for college. She just looked for […]