Posted on 31. Jan, 2016 by Dani.
A look back at my travels from NYC to Colombia – the start of my annual winter escape! Colombia has been amazing, but also difficult (a break-in & food poisoning!)
It’s been nearly six years that I handed in my notice to travel the world.. for a year. So how has my nomadic journey evolved over the past (nearly) SIX years?
Posted on 16. Jan, 2016 by Dani.
I’ve arrived in Colombia – in Cartagena, to be precise, a city I’ve been dreaming of visiting for years. My start to my 4th round of Latin America travels was off to a great start…
Posted on 14. Jan, 2016 by Dani.
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.
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.
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:
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!
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:
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:
Posted on 20. Nov, 2015 by Dani.
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…
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.
Posted on 01. Oct, 2015 by Dani.
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.
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!
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!
Posted on 11. Jun, 2015 by Dani.
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.
My two visits to Hong Kong this year were full of surprises! Find out which twelve things I found surprising about Hong Kong!
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!
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 […]
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!
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…
Posted on 01. Feb, 2015 by Dani.
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..
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!
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:
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!
Posted on 17. Mar, 2014 by Dani.
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!
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!
Posted on 30. Jan, 2016 by Dani.
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.
Posted on 24. Jan, 2016 by Dani.
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…
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!
Posted on 18. Jan, 2016 by Dani.
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!
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 […]