Archive for 'Destinations'

My journey through the Philippines in pictures

Posted on 20. May, 2015 by .


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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FlightCar: A win-win for travelers

Posted on 18. May, 2015 by .


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!

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Polaroid of the week: Spring in Southern Arizona

Posted on 17. May, 2015 by .


I returned to Southern Arizona this week and couldn’t be happier to be back in my beloved Sonoran Desert, enjoying the blooming Saguaro Cacti on desert hikes!

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The grand finale of my Philippines trip: El Nido (Part II)

Posted on 15. May, 2015 by .


Read more about my time in Palawan and all the practical information you might want to know before a trip to El Nido – how to get there, where to stay, where to eat, what to do.

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The Ultimate European Vacation: Europe By Rail (plus the chance to win a 1st class RailEurope global pass for two!)

Posted on 13. May, 2015 by .


The best way to get around Europe during your European summer vacation? By train, of course! Find out what makes train travel in Europe so efficient and convenient.

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Take It Easy in The Algarve

Posted on 12. May, 2015 by .


Portugal’s spectacular southern coast has long been an attractive destination for sun-lovers thanks to its mix of pristine beaches and scenic beauty spots. Enjoy sultry ocean sunsets, incredible parks and of course the vibrant beach resorts make the Algarve a vacation winner. Resort Favourite The Algarve coastline stretches for 200Km and there’s no shortage of excellent beaches to […]

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The grand finale of my Philippines trip: El Nido (Part I)

Posted on 11. May, 2015 by .


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!

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Polaroid of the week: Sunset over Santa Monica, California

Posted on 10. May, 2015 by .


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!

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Polaroid of the week: Colorful Copenhagen

Posted on 04. May, 2015 by .


Other people might have considered it hugely inconvenient to travel to another country to catch a flight, but when I found a flight deal leaving from Copenhagen that was $200 cheaper than all the other flights from Europe to LA, my first thought was ‘Perfect! Now I’ve finally got an excuse to visit Copenhagen.’ And […]

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Where To Stay In Helsinki: The Radisson Blu Royal (+ Giveaway for two free nights for two!)

Posted on 01. May, 2015 by .


My criteria for choosing hotels usually depends on the kind of trip I’m taking and on my destination. In a scorching hot city like Bangkok I always make sure to book a hotel with a pool so that I can cool off after a day of sightseeing. If I’m by the beach, I look for […]

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