• 12 Reasons To Visit Bali

    I used to say that I had a love hate relationship with this Indonesian island, but things changed: I am totally in love with this little green paradise! Due to its popularity the island went through massive changes the last years. The first time I decided to visit Bali was in 2010 and back then it was not at all a favourite: I got sick, it rained all the time and traffic was horrendous!

  • 16 Amazing Places To See In Ubud in 2021

    If you are not sure what to do in Bali then you should put ‘Ubud’ on top of your list. This village just an hour drive North from the popular beaches in the South is perched in and between rice fields and is where you will find the authentic Bali feeling. Ubud is a popular spot for travelers that want to get a slice of the real Bali. Ubud is the artistic and cultural center of Bali, but over the years drew the attention of nomads and spiritual people.

  • 17 Things To Know About A Self Guided Canoe Trip In Sweden

     

    A survival trip in Sweden, one week on a self guided canoe expedition! Peddling from island to island in the Swedish wilderness. That sounds like the ultimate travel adventure, right? Something I had definitely never done before, so when I got the chance to join The Canoe Trip to Sweden I didn’t hesitate and signed up for this adventure travel trip.

  • 65 Things To Know Before You Travel To Thailand in 2021

     

    In the 9 years I am now continuously traveling around the world, Thailand is my most visited country outside of Europe. Somehow I ended up coming back to the Land of Smiles over and over and in total I visited, explored, lived and partied in this country 17 times. I have over 40 Thailand stamps in my passport. In this Thailand travel blog I will help you get started for your Thailand trip with: travel tips, things to do and not do, cultural guidelines and everything else.

    Officially as of January 2021 Thailand is open for tourism again however, quarantine is mandatory. As soon as all restrictions are lifted I will be traveling in Thailand for sure!

  • Buying a Sim Card in Sweden in 2021

     

    Traveling to Sweden soon? Don't let high roaming costs ruin your trip. I recommend you to get a local sim card on arrival. Don't rely on overseas data roaming as they always reduce the internet speed. By buying a sim card in Sweden you get the best network and fastest internet speed available. This is your complete guide for Sweden sim cards with where to get one, up to date prices, the best network and everything else you need to know...

  • El Nido Island Hopping: 14 things to do in El Nido

    Have you always been dreaming of tiny islands, deserted beaches, limestone cliffs and dramatic sunsets? It was in 2008 when I found El Nido Palawan for the first time and this year I had the chance to come back to this exotic paradise. El Nido Island Hopping should be on every travellers bucketlist.

  • How To Afford To Travel (and become a Full Time Travel Blogger)

    It is the most asked question on my social media channels for sure! How do you afford to travel for so long? Understandable! My Instagram profile literally says how many days I have now been continuously on the road and as of March 2021 that is 3,000 days. So how to afford to travel the world? This is my story...

  • My Trip to Raja Ampat (16 Things To Do, Tips & How To Get There)

    Travelling is not only about the destination; the journey is sometimes just as incredible! This famous quote was definitely applicable to my trip to Raja Ampat. If you have read my blog Sailing through the Raja Ampat Islands with Mutiara Laut you know how I ended up on this amazing luxury sailing ship and that I had the time of my life.

  • Nusa Penida Blog | Things To Do & Itinerary

     

    If you are going on a trip to Bali and you want a slice of real island life then please visit Nusa Penida. In this blog post I tell you everything you need to know when you travel to Nusa Penida and while reading and looking at the pictures you will understand why this was one of the best places to visit in Bali. All the highlights, amazing places to see, things to do, where to stay, instagram spots and even Nusa Penida itineraries will be be discussed. Also if you decided to do a Nusa Penida day trip (not recommended) I can give you some tips. Enjoy this fabulous island before mass tourism takes over!

  • Quang Binh | Caving in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

     

    As if my jet leg alone was not enough already to get me sleepless nights in Ho Chi Minh City we had to meet up in the Lobby of the Grand Hotel Saigon at 04.00 in the morning for our trip to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park. We were about to travel to Quang Binh Province to check out all the tourist spots in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park. It wasn't my first trip to Vietnam, but it was my first time to this part of the country.

  • Renting A Scooter In Bali

    With so many tourists visiting this tiny island, Bali is notorious for its traffic. This was one of the reasons I seriously did not like it when I first visited and that was back in 2010. The traffic back then was horrendous. Trust me it got even worse over the years, but I do love the island nowadays. How is that possible? Just avoid the overcrowded touristy areas like Seminyak and Kuta and you will find some truly magical places this island has to offer.

  • Sailing through the Raja Ampat Islands With Mutiara Laut

     

    Everyone has that one trip in his mind that he dreams of taking once in his life. Some will never even turn their dreams into reality, but when it comes down to travelling there is always a way to make it happen. Sailing the Raja Ampat islands of West Papua was one of those trips for me where I kept on saying some day. That day lately became reality as I set sail with the Mutiara Laut to explore my number one destination on my bucketlist.

  • Siquijor Travel Guide (Things To Do, Viewpoints, Cliff Jumping, Hotels)

    Welcome to the island of witchcraft and natural healing. This bewitched island is an off the beaten path destination in the Philippines and magical in many ways. A Siquijor tour is a great experience for every adventurous traveller. This lush green mountainous islet lies South of Cebu and East of Negros and can best be reached by boat from Dumaguete.

  • What To Pack For Nepal | Packing List With 46 Things To Bring

     

    Nepal is a place of extreme environments and extreme weather which can change at any moment. What to pack for Nepal varies depending on where you plan to go. Therefore it’s always a good idea to do some research before you travel to Nepal to ensure you have the right gear on your packing list.