Icebergs, waterfalls, geysers & lava fields: Highlights from an Iceland road trip

Posted on 14. Jan, 2016 by .

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Icebergs, glaciers, waterfalls, geysers, hot springs & lava fields: these are only a few of the breathtaking sights you come across on an epic Iceland road trip.

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It’s back: Corinthia Hotel’s Awesome Annual Sale

Posted on 11. Jan, 2016 by .

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It’s back: Corinthia Hotel’s Awesome Annual Hotel Sale – get 5* rooms at 3* prices! Check out this year’s bargains for this fabulous collection of European 5* hotels.

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20 Favorite Travel Moments Of 2015

Posted on 31. Dec, 2015 by .

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2015 has been an amazing year – I visited 30 major cities in 15 countries, took 32 flights and slept in 70 different beds. Here are my 20 favorite travel moments:

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Eating my way through Northern Italy

Posted on 28. Dec, 2015 by .

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Join me on a culinary tour of Lombardy and Veneto, the two regions in northern Italy I visited this year. You’ll be surprised how much more there is than pizza and pasta!

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Why You Need To Visit Lombardy, In 20 Photos

Posted on 17. Dec, 2015 by .

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Lombardy in Northern Italy is often skipped in favor of more popular tourist destinations in the south of Italy – but let me tell you why you should visit Lombardy:

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My 2016 Travel Wishlist

Posted on 11. Dec, 2015 by .

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As 2015 is drawing to a close, it is time for me to map out my travels for the next year. My travel wishlist is long – but here are my top 10 countries I want to visit:

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Stunning Chile: 10 Places In Chile That Will Take Your Breath Away

Posted on 20. Nov, 2015 by .

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Chile is one of the most awe-inspiring countries I’ve visited so far – its diverse scenery, ranging from volcanoes and geysers to glaciers and salt flats is truly breathtaking…

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Tel Aviv On A Shoestring

Posted on 23. Oct, 2015 by .

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Tel Aviv is known to be not the budget-friendliest city, but it is so worth a visit – which is why I am sharing my best budget travel tips for Tel Aviv with you.

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Travel Tip: How to find the best vacation apartment rentals with MeshTrip

Posted on 01. Oct, 2015 by .

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In the latest installment of my Travel Tips series, I am sharing with you everything you need to know about MeshTrip, a new website for instantly bookable vacation rentals.

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How to travel around Europe on the cheap

Posted on 27. Aug, 2015 by .

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Today I am sharing the tools with you that I use to find the cheapest ways to get around Europe. From budget airlines to international bus companies – and how to get the best deals!

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Please don’t go to… Koh Poda, Thailand

Posted on 14. Aug, 2015 by .

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I didn’t think a truly paradisical, unspoiled island still existed in Thailand – but Koh Poda ticked all the boxes of the picture-perfect tropical island!

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Five things to discover in New York that most tourists (and locals) never do – Part II

Posted on 11. Jun, 2015 by .

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It’s finally here, part II of Five things to discover in New York that most tourists (and locals) never do – read on for five more off-the-beaten-path New York experiences.

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12 things that surprised me about Hong Kong

Posted on 27. May, 2015 by .

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My two visits to Hong Kong this year were full of surprises! Find out which twelve things I found surprising about Hong Kong!

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My journey through the Philippines in pictures

Posted on 20. May, 2015 by .

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This photo essay sums up my travels through the Philippines – enjoy my favorite pictures from the place that turned out to become one of my favorite Asian countries!

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5 Worst Moments From 5 Years Of Travel

Posted on 03. May, 2015 by .

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After sharing my five best moments in five years of travel yesterday, it’s now time for the five worst experiences. Contrary to yesterday’s post, for which I had a hard time narrowing down only five favorite moments, it was much harder to come up with five really horrible experiences. I guess I am just lucky […]

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5 Best Moments From 5 Years Of Travel

Posted on 02. May, 2015 by .

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I have to admit that I find it nearly impossible to pick just five moments out of five years of travel, but here are a handful of my absolute favorite experiences!

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On Lesbian Solo Travel

Posted on 23. Apr, 2015 by .

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When I set off on my solo travel adventures, I had no idea that lesbian solo travel could be so annoying! Read on to find out why…

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Looking back: Five years ago I quit my job to travel the world

Posted on 01. Feb, 2015 by .

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I quit my job to travel the world five years ago – and I am still traveling! Read more about how my backpacking trip turned into an indefinite journey around the world..

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How to start travel hacking

Posted on 18. Dec, 2014 by .

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I have educated several friends on travel hacking this year, and as one of them is about to take advantage of her first free hotel stay, I thought it was time to talk about travel hacking here on Globetrottergirls as well!

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Adventures in housesitting in New York City

Posted on 25. Sep, 2014 by .

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I came to New York for a housesit this summer, and the owners canceled their trip last-minute. I ended up housesitting 8 times there though – find out how I did it:

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The Day I Cycled Down Bolivia’s Death Road

Posted on 27. Aug, 2014 by .

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One of the most terrifying experiences on all my travels: Cycling down Bolivia’s notorious Death Road, also known as the most dangerous roads in the world!

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New Mexico’s White Desert: The bright and beautiful White Sands

Posted on 17. Mar, 2014 by .

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We visited one of the most fascinating landscapes in the southwestern U.S. – the vast white sand desert of Sand Dunes in New Mexico – and got almost lost in the dunes!

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The Most Epic Iceland Road Trip, Part I

Posted on 03. Feb, 2016 by .

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A road trip along Iceland’s Ring Road comes with everything Iceland is famous for: waterfalls, volcanoes, glaciers and glacier lagoons, geysers, lava fields, geothermal fields, and the country’s incredibly diverse scenery!

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Polaroid of the week: Mountain views from a giant hammock in Minca, Colombia

Posted on 30. Jan, 2016 by .

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After checking out some of Colombia’s Caribbean beaches, it was time to cool off in the mountains, and so we went to Minca in the Sierra Nevada for waterfalls & mountain hikes.

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Polaroid of the week: Beach bliss in Palomino, Colombia

Posted on 24. Jan, 2016 by .

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From hot & sweaty Cartagena, I traveled up the coast to some of Colombia’s famous Caribbean beaches – and I was not disappointed, despite a scary incident…

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10 ways to save money on travel in 2016

Posted on 21. Jan, 2016 by .

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Today I am sharing all the tools I use that help me save money on travel – from cheap transportation to better prices on airfare and accommodation!

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Venice fun facts & my top five travel tips for Venice

Posted on 18. Jan, 2016 by .

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I love Venice – there’s just no other city that feels the way Venice does. To make the most out of your visit, I am sharing my best Venice travel tips + some fun facts!

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10 ways of capturing your travel memories

Posted on 14. Jan, 2016 by .

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My number one gift for family and friends these days? Photo gifts! Which makes sense, considering I’ve taken well over 100,000 photos in the past six years of traveling the world, and I think it is a shame that most digital photos go stale on our hard drives these days – maybe they’re being shared […]

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