• Futon bed in a ryokan
    Japan

    Ryokan in Hakone with private onsen – the 7 best of 2022

    Staying in a ryokan with private onsen in Gora, Hakone, was one of the best experiences we had in Japan. There’s subtle luxury, traditional Japanese hospitality and culture, incredibly tasty food (kaiseki is something else when you’re in a ryokan)… there are just so many things that I loved about our experience! Whenever someone mentions wanting to go to Japan,…

  • View of Cuernos del Paine from Lago Nordenskjold in Torres del Paine national park
    Argentina,  Chile

    The ultimate Patagonia itinerary that will knock your socks off (and maybe your hat as well)

    Jagged mountains, howling wind and the raw beauty of nature – that is Patagonia. This amazing part of the South American continent is one of the most scarcely populated, one of the windiest, and easily one of the most beautiful regions in the world. Our Patagonia 10 day itinerary takes you through the most interesting parts of Chilean and Argentinian…

  • a couple doing a pregnancy photosession in Slovakia
    Travel Tips

    Baby moon: what is it, where to go, and how to plan it

    Are you planning a baby moon? Well, first of all – Woohoo! You’re going to have a baby! Congratulations! Second, let me help you with planning your perfect babymoon! We took a bunch of trips all through my pregnancy with Emma, so I’ve experienced first-hand how it affects travelling. What is a babymoon? Well, first of all, let’s make sure…

  • girl reading a book and writing notes on a train - studying while travelling
    Travel Tips

    Studying while travelling – 9 tips from a travelling student

    Studying while travelling is actually not that hard. Of course, it’s easier to do if you’re attending an online school, since it’s possible then to study wherever. But even if you’re attending a “normal” school or university, it’s not impossible. It just involves a bit more planning and quite a lot of self-control. If you love travelling as much as…

  • purple, red and blue houses in Burano near Venice
    Travel Tips

    Planning a vacation: 15 step travel planning guide

    Planning a vacation is not the easiest thing to do in the world. When you think about it, there are so many things you need to do! And all of the steps seem to be important. So, what goes first – do you think of where to go? Or get your vacation approved? But what if you can’t get it?…

  • hotel in Gran Canaria with trees in the foreground
    Travel Tips

    Serviced apartments vs hotels: which is best for your trip?

    You’re planning your trip, found your destination and have a rough itinerary in mind, and then it’s time to find accommodation. And that’s where there’s another choice to be made – serviced apartments vs hotels! It’s not easy, because both of them have their pros and cons. No one can tell you that “this is the better choice” – it…

  • Travel stocking stuffers for christmas by bvb1981 from canva com
    Gift guides

    Travel stocking stuffers: 19 favourites

    Travellers are not exactly known for liking big and bulky gifts. They are people who’d rather choose something small and useful – that is to say, things that make the perfect travel stocking stuffers. Whether you’re looking for the best travel stocking stuffers or just small travel gifts, there are some things that you should keep in mind. First, the…