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…
I’d been dreaming of a fall foliage road trip for a long time, and finally made it happen this year, exploring upstate New York during the most colorful time of year.
A city with a stunning skyline like New York is basically begging to have panoramic skyline photos taken. So where are the best spots to take in Manhattan’s skyline?
Posted on 09. Nov, 2015 by Dani.
I returned to New York to beautiful fall weather and went on an upstate road trip right away to take in the fall colors before the trees dropped their leaves…
Posted on 31. Oct, 2015 by Dani.
In my monthly round-ups, I am looking back at my travels over the past four weeks, what went well and what didn’t, and what’s next for me. This month was a rather slow month of travel – a much needed break after hitting five countries in September – but coming to think about it I […]
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 19. Oct, 2015 by Dani.
I finally made it to the dazzling Festival Of Lights in Berlin, a festival I’ve been wanting to visit for a while now. And it was just as stunning as I had imagined!
What will the future of travel look like? In this article I am reminiscing about my first independent travel experience and what I think the future of travel holds.
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.
Posted on 30. Sep, 2015 by Dani.
In my monthly round-ups, I am looking back at my travels over the past 4 weeks, what went well & what didn’t, what’s new with Globetrottergirls.com and what’s next for me.
Posted on 27. Sep, 2015 by Dani.
I finally visited the north of Italy, a part of the country I neglected during almost all of my 12 visits to the country. Now I wish I would’ve come earlier…
Don’t make the mistake of skipping Cuzco when you visit Machu Picchu! The city itself is well worth a visit, and there’s much more to see than Machu Picchu… Find out what:
I just finished my week-long road trip around Iceland and am still in awe about the diverse landscape I encountered in this spectacularly beautiful country!
Posted on 04. Sep, 2015 by Dani.
I returned to Brighton, one of my favorite towns in the UK, to celebrate their 25th Pride Festival. With the motto Carnival Of Diversity hundreds of thousands of people celebrated the LGBT community!
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 07. Jul, 2015 by Dani.
Bangkok’s Purr Cat Cafe is a must-visit for any cat lover. Is there anything better than sipping a cappuccino while hanging out with a bunch of cats? I don’t think so!
My second visit to Hong Kong was the complete opposite of my first visit, when I thought I had completely failed at conquering the city. Read on for what I did differently!
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…
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.
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..
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!
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 Dani.
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 Dani.
$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 Dani.
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 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!
Posted on 04. Feb, 2014 by Dani.
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!
Last week, I got to know a different side of Coney Island: the creek, across the island from the famous boardwalk. It turned out to be one of the best days I’ve had in New York this year (so far!)…
Posted on 14. Nov, 2015 by Dani.
And so my love story with New York continues… This past week in NYC has been amazing – I am still in disbelief about all the good things that have happened to me..
Introducing the handiest apps for your travels Here, we look at some of the most useful and popular apps for travellers today. Google Maps In an age where map-reading skills appear to be on the decline, or at least seem less relevant than many years ago, millions of us would be lost if we could […]
When I researched places to stay in Reykjavik, one of the first places I came across was the Loft Hostel. It was one of those hostels where I knew right away: that’s where I wanted to stay. The pictures of the rooms looked amazing, the location was excellent, customer reviews were great. But only because […]
Posted on 03. Nov, 2015 by Dani.
Brighton is not only one of England’s most famous seaside resorts, but also its most unique and enchanting one. But what is it that makes Brighton so special?