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Crap you bring home (or a guide to buying souvenirs)

I  simply cannot be the only one with a hole in my wallet. After reading other people’s travel blogs and hearing travel stories from friends, I cannot get over the fact that they apparently know how to behave themselves…

7 things I’m afraid of

photo credit I – a self proclaimed brave dame – am afraid of many things. I have fears that make you wonder why I started traveling in the first place – or at least sometimes I do. Because I’m…

Bucket List Inspiration – The Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

Coming to Ireland I only had one goal: seeing (and crossing) the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge, located in county Antrim, North Ireland. The coastal attraction is well worth seeing if you enjoy nature, endless views and the ever changing roughness…

7 reasons to stay in an Airbnb

Say you want it all. A nice, tidy room for you to sleep, on a central location, great recommendations, a glimpse of what regular life is like up there and if possible, you want it for a fair price.…

Bucket list inspiration – Perast

Many travelers these days visit the Bay of Kotor for the same reason I did over a year ago: breathtaking views, Mediterranean climates and friendly locals.  Although Montenegro is becoming a hot spot for many types of tourists and…

The 10 best travel apps for London

photo credit When traveling I can’t help but explore the app store also. Lots of times this leads to great finds, from coffee places to hidden street art. In London, a city that’s insanely big, travel apps do make…

Spot reindeer at open air museum Skansen in Stockholm

One of the highlights of a winter trip to Stockholm is the museum ‘Skansen’, the world’s first open air museum, founded in 1891 and located on the island of Djurgården. It’s the perfect (family) getaway when visiting Sweden’s cold…

Visit Cluj-Napoca like a local – a 24 hour guide

A lesser known Romanian city (and cheap Wizz air destination)  is student paradise Cluj-Napoca. Also located in Transylvania, Cluj, as the locals call it, feels like medieval town meets modern times. I was so fortunate to have a few local…

Boxing Day snow excitement in Monbijou Park, Berlin

Remember that feeling from when you were a kid, wishing wholeheartedly for snow on Christmas day? Remember what it felt like when that dream came true? Remember opening the curtains and yelling: ‘Oh boy, oh boy!’? That’s how I felt…

1 2 3 4! Visit the Ramones museum in Berlin!

Hey ho! Let’s go… …to the ultimate Ramones sanctuary, located in the heart of Berlin. This is not just a museum about the first ever punk band there ever existed, it’s the life work of a music lover who…

Bucket list inspiration – London NYE fireworks

New Years Eve is known to be disappointing to many, until now! The Major of London presents London NYE fireworks 2015, a sensational show where fireworks shoot out of the London Eye. The best thing? You can view it…

A must stop city – Mediaș

During a road trip in Romania we stumbled upon the city of Mediaș, a cute medieval, and above all non-touristic, place, where I ended up really enjoying myself. I think it’ll be a must stopper in a few years,…

How I got saved in Constanța

Traveling alone can be a bit overwhelming sometimes. Finding out how a city works and especially finding your way in a new place can be challenging for some. Last week I went to Constanta (Romania) and I discovered what…