Off the beaten track: Paris

Paris - the city of love, but the city of so much more. If you've already seen the Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel-tower, you might be ready for some some lesser known sights in Paris - that are just as beautiful though.   1. Le mur des je t'aime Square Jean Rictus, Place des Abbesses, … Continue reading Off the beaten track: Paris

6 things not to miss in Istanbul

Istanbul - the only metropolis in the world that is located in two continents (Asia & Europe), and the biggest city in Turkey. Here are 6 things you don't want to miss in Istanbul:   1. Hagia Sophia Sultan Ahmet Mahallesi, Ayasofya Meydanı, 34122 The Hagia Sophia is a definite landmark of Istanbul and located … Continue reading 6 things not to miss in Istanbul

5 things you don’t want to miss in Amsterdam

Amsterdam - that's narrow and crooked houses, cobbled streets, bikes, flower markets, and weed. Amsterdam is the heart of the Netherlands, and one of the most beautiful and popular cities in Europe. When visiting Amsterdam, make sure not to miss out on these 7 must-sees.   1. Rijksmuseum Museumstraat 1, 1071 XX The Rijksmuseum is without … Continue reading 5 things you don’t want to miss in Amsterdam

7 things you should know before traveling to New Zealand

If you're planning to visit the magical and mystical country that's home to the Hobbits, you've probably read up on plenty of stuff - just like me. I had read through so many travel guides, travel blogs and magazines, that I felt like I knew everything there was to know about New Zealand. Well, rather … Continue reading 7 things you should know before traveling to New Zealand

My New Zealand Itinerary & Personal Highlights

What I did in New Zealand, you ask? Well, wonder no more - here is my New Zealand itinerary. I decided to travel the country by bus and booked the Funky Chicken bus pass by Kiwi Experience. Because I was traveling on my own and usually get annoyed with people after spending more than two weeks non-stop with … Continue reading My New Zealand Itinerary & Personal Highlights

How to save money for traveling: 5 Tips

Traveling is expensive - we all know that. Even if you book the cheapest flight, stay in the cheapest hostel and don't eat out, you will still spend a lot of money on your trip. If you still want nothing more than to visit a far-away country, you might want to start saving up some … Continue reading How to save money for traveling: 5 Tips

The Tongariro Crossing: A New Zealand Must-Do

When I was first told about the Tongariro Crossing near Taupo, I thought everyone was exaggerating. What people told me was that the hike would take about 10 hours, that you will feel like dying, but that they would have walked for 20 hours for that view. Well, truth be told - no one was … Continue reading The Tongariro Crossing: A New Zealand Must-Do