One Day in Oxford Like a Local

One Day in Oxford Like a Local

When I arrived in Oxford on a sunny afternoon at the beginning of August my Servas host, Deirdre sat down with me and explained Oxford to me using a little paper tourist map of all the Oxford colleges.She explained to me that Oxford is basically a crossroads from...
Unforgettable Things to do on a Bath Day Trip

Unforgettable Things to do on a Bath Day Trip

After exploring London (and there were a lot of things to do there) I finally got to see more of England. And my first stop was Bath, just a couple of hours drive from the bustling capital lies this beautiful and historic town.Of all destinations in England, I think I...
Servas the Best Couchsurfing Alternative

Servas the Best Couchsurfing Alternative

Are you using Couchsurfing to get to know locals (or travelers from all over the world) and to share cultural experiences with them? Do you want to further intercultural understanding by providing an authentic place to stay for people interested in you and your...
Things to do in Hong Kong Like a Local

Things to do in Hong Kong Like a Local

Our first stop on our trip around the world was Hong Kong. Why? Because it was the cheapest destination from Nagoya, and because we both had never been there. In 5 days we explored quite a bit of this fascinating country/city, and in this post, I would like to share...