Seville

A sunny escape from the cold winter Southern Europe is the perfect destination if you’re craving to escape the winter for a bit. Especially in the Netherlands where the days are short in combination with a lot of rain and wind Spain is the place to be. I started this little get-away-from-winter last year when … More Seville

Hamburg

Cycling around in a beautiful city Quite spontaneously I booked a last minute ticket to Hamburg with one my best friends for two nights and one full day in hope to inspire you a little bit if you’ll ever plan to go this city. In this article I’ll tell you how we spent our time … More Hamburg

Xi’an

Walking on planks on top of the mountain Hua Shan Xi’an was our third stop during our trip in China. We took the high speed train from Pingyao to Xi’an which was only three hours. We instantly loved this city. Xi’an is surrounded by a city wall and everything is quite close, especially in comparison … More Xi’an

Pingyao

Our next stop after Beijing was Pingyao. Pingyao is a cute little ancient town only 4 hours away from Beijing if you’re taking the high speed train. It’s the best kept ancient town with city wall in China which already  should be a reason to check this place out. Train tickets can be sold out … More Pingyao

Beijing 

The city that surprised me When we were planning our trip to China a lot of people told us that China would be very crowded and very dirty. Well I have to tell you: those people were wrong when it comes to Beijing! The streets are very clean and it’s true that there live a … More Beijing 

Monterrico

Black sandy beaches and amazing waves Monterrico (Guatemala) was the last spot we visited during our Central America trip. It’s an amazing place if you just want to relax for a few days – which we wanted after our volcano hike in Antigua. The first thing we absolutely loved here was that Monterrico has black … More Monterrico

Lake Atitlán

Lake Atitlán: a massive shout out to the hostel La Iguana Perdida When we finished relaxing at the amazing Zephyr Lodge in Lanquin (read about it here), we decided to go to Lake Atitlán. Lake Atitlán is a lake in the Guatemalan Highlands (1500 metres) so be prepared for lower temperatures (around 19 Celsius degrees). … More Lake Atitlán