Miles From Milan
A day in Athens

I’d been looking forward to travelling to Greece again for a while and this was one of my most memorable trips. Our trip to Zakynthos in 2016 had been my favourite so far so I was excited to see what more Greece had to offer. Having learned ancient Greek history in school and heard fascinating myths, I couldn't wait to see authentic Greece and how a family there lived.

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Bangkok: Discovering Maeklong + Amphawa

I was glad to discover the convenience of Maeklong Railway Station and Amphamwa in one route. My hotel in Silom didn't allow check-ins before 3pm, leaving hours to spare. Instead of hanging around the area, I decided to start tackling my Bangkok itinerary, looked up the route to reach Maeklong *or* Amphawa and realised they were possible together.

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Chengdu, Sichuan (成都): Solo Impressions

I'll admit, I didn't really plan Sichuan (四川). Chengdu (成都) was definite but Chongqing (重慶) was tentative depending on time. I also wasn't clear about what I'd do besides seeing pandas and booked an extra night’s stay on my checkout day due to wanting to see more. As disorderly as it sounds, it's one of the most adrenaline rushing things about travelling alone without a rigid plan.

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Prying Over Prague

Clusters of terracotta rooftops wading through the city, peering medieval church spires, gothic towers, and vehicles crawling at a distance made it feel as if we were prying over a closely knit community going about its slow life. Stretched across river Vltava, Charles Bridge connects Prague's Old Town to the 'Lesser Town' (Malá Strana).

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