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    Welcome to Some Sunshine! We are Nathan and Laurence, a couple from Belgium currently living in the awesome city of Shanghai! After having graduated, we packed our bags, moved to Shanghai, and we have [...]

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WHAT TO SEE IN HOI AN

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On Vietnam's central coast and just south of Da Nang is the charming and authentic Hoi An, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. As with most cities that make the list, Hoi An is [...]

SIX THINGS TO SEE IN ARASHIYAMA

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If you are staying in Osaka or Kyoto, then you should definitely plan a day trip to Arashiyama. Strolling through the bamboo forest, hiking in the mountains, or visiting the many temples, you will definitely be enchanted by Arashiyama's rich history and natural beauty. [...]

BIRTHDAY IN OSAKA

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What better way than to celebrate my birthday in Japan? With the freshest sushi! And ramen! In Japan! (April 20th btw). Needless to say, I was more than excited! During this city trip to Japan, [...]

FROM HANOI TO HALONG BAY

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Last year's Christmas was not a traditional one. Instead of celebrating the holidays at home next to the big Christmas tree, we went to Vietnam instead. We started off in the north of [...]

PARADISE: TURKEY & GREECE

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This post is dedicated to a classic tbt, a throwback to our trips to the Turkish and Greek coasts, also known as Paradise. The place where food is cheap and delicious, the people super friendly, [...]

AN AFTERNOON IN HONGCUN

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After having spent the weekend in the Yellow Mountains, we decided to go to Hongcun, a typical traditional Chinese village which still reflects the ancient way of life. During the 45-minute taxi ride from Tangkou [...]

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