- Syed Irfan Ajmal for mentioning The Nomadic Year in his HuffingtonPost article;
- Ildar and his wife, Suramas, who, among many other things, helped me to go to the hospital when I injured my knee in Thailand;
- Roxana Prichici for helping with my sleeping problems (melatonin power!!!);
- Ciocian Raluca and Roxana Prichici for their useful advice and tips;
- Oana Rogozea for accommodating me in her room for a few days in Bucharest;
- Ciocian Raluca and Alexandru Canavoiu for helping with the domain name choice;
- the Vietnamese guide guy and his group of tourists who took me in their bus when I could not find a taxi or bus from Ha Long’s port to the city.