love on the road, long term travel and love. Is possible to combine love and travel?, long distance relationships

From my Balinese Engagement to Ballet/English Teacher in One month.

Clelia Mattana ASIA, BLOG, FUN CORNER, INDONESIA, THAILAND 61 Comments

 LOVE ON THE ROAD. FAIRY TALE OR JUST AN ILLUSION? WARNING: This may be the last post you read in here. I expect my family to murder me after sharing so many personal memories with you.. I pondered whether writing about this or not. I know people are curious. I’m sure some …

4 Months Into My trip: How Does it Feel To Live The dream?

Clelia Mattana BLOG, INSPIRATION 5 Comments

DISCLAIMER: This is an old post, when I still used my blog as a "Journal". I'm currently reviewing the oldest posts and editing them for spelling/grammar/style mistakes. I am Italian and learned proper English at 30 so I'm sure you'll be merciful.   I don't believe in horoscopes, magicians or fortune ...
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Koh Tao Travel Guide: Where To Go, What To See!

Clelia Mattana ASIA, BLOG, THAILAND, USEFUL GUIDES 35 Comments

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Koh Tao! When I moved to Thailand, after my crazy engagement in Bali, I settled down in a small village near Chumphon, only 2 hours away from Koh Tao. Needless to say, it was very easy for me to reach this fantastic island and I've been there so many ...

The power of wrong choices: 3 huge mistakes that lead me to my dream trip

Clelia Mattana BLOG, INSPIRATION 8 Comments

“Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.” ―    Mahatma Gandhi Sometimes our mistakes are just a smart  tool for the subconscious to point us to our real dreams. Today, being a very SPECIAL DAY, I decided to  open up and reveal 3 of my biggest mistakes, and why …

RTW trip: How we planned the Itinerary!

Clelia Mattana BLOG 9 Comments

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”  Saint Augustine was right. I indeed want to read more pages of this fascinating book. In my case a very specific book: THE SOUTH EAST ASIA TRAVEL GUIDE!  But today I’m stealing Saint Augustine’s metaphor to introduce …