Category: Asia

Beach on the Gulf of Oman

United Arab Emirates with toddler

Phew, the weather in November is always bad. Why, not even fly into the sun when it is wet and cold in Germany? In the UAE it is always sunny and warm, so this destination was our first long-haul destination with our young son. But is a Muslim country the right choice and how the child can withstand the heat? Different culture, different food, different people ... like relaxing and fond of children the UAE are, you experience the following article.

Boeing 777 and Airbus A380 mock-up with emergency slide

Singapore Airlines Training Center - behind the scenes

Within 90 seconds an aircraft must be evacuated. In order to respond correctly and quickly in an emergency, the airlines train their staff regularly. But not only the evacuation escape slide over an Airbus A380 belonging to workout schedule, even the makeup and the service would be perfected. In Singapore Airlines Training Center, I could take a look behind the scenes.

Flower Dome and Cloud Forest - Gardens by the Bay

Gardens by the Bay – a green oasis in Singapore

The Southeast Asian city-state of Singapore wants to be the greenest metropolis in the world. This interplay of clouds manage to scratch and nature, shows impressively, opened in 2012, Park, Gardens by the Bay.

Business Class A350 (Source: Singapore Airlines)

Preparing for the first flight of the Airbus A350 to Singapore

From the 21. July 2016, to be flown in Düsseldorf as the third German city in the route network of Singapore Airlines. The non-stop flights from and to Singapore will be carried out with the new Airbus A350-900. We will be on the first flight Düsseldorf – Singapore the latest Neuzuganges in the fleet of Singapore Airlines in the process. Airbus A350...

Vietnam Military Museum

Travel to Viet Nam from 01 July 2015 without a visa

As the English-language news site in VietNam reported that Vietnam simplify the entry and visa regulations for a further five European countries. The government wants to promote the important tourism market further. The countries, whose inhabitants as of 01. July, 2015 (expected) no longer require a visa, are the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy and Spain. Here...

Kuala Lumpur Orchid Garden (Taman Orkid)

Kuala Lumpur Orchid Garden (Taman Orkid)

In the Orchid garden of Kuala Lumpur (Taman Orkid) are about marvel 800, some rare Orchid species. The garden is open daily from 9 to 18 o'clock. With the LRT (Light rail engl. Light rail, urban rail system), we are to Station Pasar Be dangers and there about the station, and several roads in the direction of Perdana Botanical Garden run. The Orchid Garden (Taman...

Black Sand Beach (Black Sand Beach)

Beaches of Langkawi

On Langkawi there are several beaches which are mainly located in the South, West and North of the island. Although Hotels are sometimes built up to the beach is by law, every beach is open to the public. Pantai Cenang – Cenang Beach The Pantai Cenang, with its approx. length of 2.5 km,...

Nasi Ayam - Night Market in Pantai Cenang

The best food in Langkawi

In Langkawi a lot to. National Malaysian dishes, international dishes to the typical Fast Food chains such as McDonalds, Subway, Starbucks and KFC, you can find it all here. Us the Hunger led every evening after Cenang, because the way was simply the shortest. Indian Palace (Pantai Cenang, Langkawi)...

View from Gunung Raya

Langkawi: Gunung Raya

Actually, only because of the earth cache, we drove on the 890-m-high Gunung Raya. But the approximately 20-minute-long winding path up to all sorts of attractions offered to the edge of the road: cows, monkeys, iguanas, and the deep green jungle to the left and to the right. Really great! At the top we found a lookout tower. Because of the weather...

Sky Bridge

Panorama Langkawi: Cable Car and Sky Bridge

Panorama Langkawi or Langkawi Sky Cab is since the opening in 2002, the tourist Highlight of the island. A 2-Kilometer-long cable car brings you up into the airy heights of the Gunung machin Chang. The view from the machin Chang mountain is unique. If the weather is clear you can here a few kilometers away in the pristine...

Dataran Lang - The Landmark Of Langkawi

Langkawi: Cenang and Kuah

Our trips on the small island of Langkawi, we came mainly through settlements and villages. The only two larger cities are Pantai Cenang and Kuah. Kuah, capital of Langkawi shopping Paradise of Langkawi – a Duty-free Zone In the South-East of the island, Kuah, capital of Langkawi is. Kuah means in Malay “rocky” and a legend...

Car rental on Langkawi - Toyota

Driving a rental car on Langkawi

Since we wanted to Langkawi to explore on your own, we really needed a rental car. From our Hotel, the Danna Langkawi, we were driven to the airport. In the arrival hall and I am on the search for the big companies in the industry. The time I would have been able to save me but – Avis,...

Restaurant Straits & Co

The Danna Langkawi – Straits & Co

The little nice Café, Restaurant or the Straits & Co is part of the Hotel The Danna Langkawi. Here, both local and Western Snacks and main dishes to be served. No matter whether indoors or outdoors, in the water surrounded by Patios and rivers, the atmosphere is rather relaxed and loose. A meal costs between 40 and 50 MYR (about 10 USD), and is thus completely in the frame. For the small lunch or snack, big lunch, hunger is something here in any case.