My two visits to Hong Kong this year were full of surprises! Find out which twelve things I found surprising about Hong Kong!
Posted on 23. May, 2015 by Dany.
Following up on my How To Find Cheap Flights post earlier this year, I am introducing a new flight search engine and a couple more flight hacking tips!
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!
Flightcar is a win-win for travelers: Car owners rent their car while they’re traveling, save airport parking fees & earn money; travelers get cheap car rentals!
Posted on 11. May, 2015 by Dany.
Palawan was the last stop on my Philiippines island hopping adventure and I couldn’t have chosen a better place for the grand finale than the world’s most beautiful island!
Posted on 10. May, 2015 by Dany.
I nearly didn’t make it to the U.S., but when I finally arrived in Los Angeles, spectacular sunsets, long runs by the ocean, stunning street art and terrific food were waiting for me!
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!
Posted on 30. Apr, 2015 by Dany.
Today, I’m not only celebrating the end of another great travel month, but also my fifth travel-versary! The last month of Year 4 brought me to Hong Kong, Thailand and Germany.
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…
When most people hear Ibiza, they think mega clubs and 24/7 party – but there’s so much more to Ibiza than that! Here are six facts about Ibiza that might surprise you:
I didn’t expect it at all, but Tel Aviv grabbed me hard, pulled me in with its irresistible aura, and didn’t let me go. I left my heart in Tel Aviv.
Confession: I feel like I only scratched the surface of Helsinki. I owe the city another visit. I had ambitious plans for my short few days in Finland’s capital, but the main purpose for my visit was the MATKA travel conference which took place in January, also not the best time of year to be […]
Posted on 04. Feb, 2015 by Dany.
Let me introduce you to the Pearl Of The Indian Ocean (and find out why it’s called that!): Sri Lanka! In this post, I am sharing my first impressions and some fun facts.
Posted on 01. Feb, 2015 by Dany.
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..
When I visited Stockholm for the first time this month, the city had lots of surprises in store for me! Read what I found surprising about Stockholm, and what I loved!
Posted on 19. Jan, 2015 by Dany.
I have to make a confession: I am slowly but surely starting to ditch my guidebooks! I used to always travel with a guidebook, no matter if it was a 3-day weekend getaway or a yearlong backpacking trip (which turned into a somewhat indefinite journey, since what I thought would be a one-year trip is […]
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!
Posted on 17. Dec, 2014 by Dany.
A 20km day hike along the shores of Lake Titicaca in Bolivia turned out one of my favorite travel experiences in the country with stunning lake views, odd locals and rural Bolivia at its best.
Posted on 12. Nov, 2014 by Dany.
$187 for a flight from San Francisco to Stockholm? This sounds too good to be true! I tested Norwegian’s transatlantic Dreamliner Experience and was pleasantly surprised!
Lonely Planet recently named its Top Ten Cities To Visit In 2015. While I agree with some, I don’t get why others are on the list. So I made my own list of places I think people should visit in 2015!
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:
Posted on 04. Sep, 2014 by Dany.
It’s no secret that New York City is my favorite place on the planet, but during the summer months, I love the city even more! Read on for 28 things I love about New York in the summer.
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 Dany.
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!
Posted on 04. Feb, 2014 by Dany.
There is no question why NASA does test runs for its Mars missions here – the landscapes are incredible. One glance through this photo essay and the Atacama Desert will surely land on your Must See list!
Posted on 29. May, 2015 by Dany.
The past week has been an exciting travel week: I’ve been road tripping around Southern Arizona, hiking in National Parks and delving into the Old West!
Posted on 27. May, 2015 by Dany.
I often get emails from people who tell me that they’d like to follow in my footsteps: become a travel writer, or just start a blog and go on free trips. While I support the idea and can’t recommend this life path highly enough, it involves much more hard work and stamina than most people […]
In spite of London winning the hearts of many, its busy daily routine can get to you. As a Londoner or as a traveller, there is much more to England than London alone. But, where do you start if you’re looking for your London escape? In and around London, within the radius of an average […]
Posted on 24. May, 2015 by Dany.
It’s my fourth time in Tucson and I am amazed about how much the downtown area has been changing since my first visit in 2010! My favorite discovery this year: some excellent new street art!
Spain has long been a favorite summer retreat with a little bit of something for everyone – mountains, beaches, partying, big cities, wild coasts, and plenty of adventure of every possible type. Even with that perennial popularity, the typical trips to Ibiza, Barcelona, or Costa del Sol can start to feel routine with countless other travelers […]