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Tales from far away places. Written by those who wander , to delight and inspire. Share your stories here.

A Day in Naples: Pizza, Mafia and the Search for Blood
On a hot summer's day, we got on a train to Naples, Italy. This is home tuff to one of the world's oldest and most brutal organised crime syndicates. We had a serious craving for pizza. We were also looking for blood.
Napoli, Italy
Chris Wong Aug 2018
Bangkok, Temples and Beautiful Women
There are some amazingly gorgeous temples in Bangkok. There are other beauties there too. We were there a few years ago at this bustling capital of Thailand. If you been following the movies, you will know that not everything is what it seems. Let us get acquainted.
Bangkok, Thailand
Chris Wong Aug 2018
Venice is Sinking, Getting Around by Boat
Follow us as we explore the ways to get about this water city which has barely any roads or cars. The buses, taxis and luxury limousines of this sinking provincial capital have no wheels.
Venice, Italy
Chris Wong Aug 2018
Only One Night in Tokyo? Visit the Red Light District
My photo story of how you can have a most amazing time in this super charged metropolis, if you have only one night in Tokyo. Bring on the bright lights, and yell .. Banzai!
Tokyo, Japan
Chris Wong Aug 2018
Talking to Strangers
From Bologna, to Rome, then Milan and Prague. Between the busy days of work travel, late night outings and an upcoming holiday, a tired Silvia is caught completely off guard as a stranger walks up to her.
Roma, Italia
Silvia Race Aug 2018
A Series of Unfortunate Events
An Italian nineteen year old goes on a crazy misadventure of getting across the Mediterranean Sea to the Greek island of Corfu; only to have her whole crew face impossible odds.
Silvia Race Aug 2018
Move, Move! The Rain is Coming
In the wilderness, at over a thousand metres (3,700 feet) above sea level. Heavy rain is coming, and we were hikers on a trail deep into Fiordland National Park, New Zealand. Mother nature is expansively beautiful. She is pissed and she is not waiting for anyone.
Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
Chris Wong Jul 2018
Prada, Fashion, and the Siena Cathedral
Italy, renown for high fashion and immense historic beauty, holds many lesser known treasures waiting to be rediscovered. Follow us as we spend a day between a mega outlet of the top fashion brand and the glistening ceilings of a medieval cathedral fuelling up on some artistic inspiration.
Siena, Italy
Chris Wong Jul 2018
The Catalonian Guy Who Got Knocked Down by a Tram
To visit Spain, and see Barcelona is to know the region's most famous architect who began his career, designing street lamps.
Barcelona, Spain
Chris Wong Jul 2018
Night Full of Stars
Getting into places and situations which seem unreal, on hindsight? Join Silvia in this place of slightly random beauty in the hills of Bulgaria, where there is just her, and only ten other people.
Silvia Race Jul 2018
Imagine Human Beings
A short story of solo travel. Having a different perspective and meeting people in Berlin.
Berlino, Germania
Silvia Race Jul 2018
A magical encounter
Looking for adventure in the wild fjords of Finland, she takes chances, experiences mild hallucination and encounters the unexpected.
Silvia Race Jul 2018
Talking to the Moon
Travel from Italy to Tokyo, straight fifteen hour flights, riding buses and trains. Musings of her journey to the East.
Silvia Race Jul 2018