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

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…

12 most interesting birds and animals in Torres del Paine – and Patagonia

12 most interesting birds and animals in Torres del Paine – and Patagonia

Torres del Paine National park in the Chilean Patagonia is one of the most incredible destinations in the world. It offers some of the best hiking trails in the world, full of glaciers, turquoise waters, and towering mountains. But what some people might not realize is that there are some very interesting and even endangered…

Food in Patagonia you absolutely must try
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Food in Patagonia you absolutely must try

When thinking of Patagonia, everyone probably imagines otherworldly landscapes, blue waters, maybe glaciers. Noone, I’d say, thinks – mmmm, I must try that incredible food in Patagonia! But nevertheless, in addition to the rugged peaks, there is some very interesting food available as well! We’ve collected some must-try local dishes and Patagonia food tips for…

Japan in November: photography to inspire your wanderlust

Japan in November: photography to inspire your wanderlust

Visiting Japan is like hopping on a rollercoaster of amazing and unique experiences. It doesn’t matter if you visit Japan in November during the height of Autumn foliage, or in April when the sakura blooms. From admiring the beauty and tranquillity of Buddhist temples and gardens to enjoying exquisite Japanese cuisine, there’s a lot to…

Famous Japanese food that everyone should try in Japan

Famous Japanese food that everyone should try in Japan

Food alone is an excellent reason to visit Japan. All those mouth-watering teppanyaki, sukiyaki, okonomiyaki and other yaki… And all the delicious ramen and udon and soba and other noodle delicacies… And all the amazing sushi and sashimi… Famous and fabulous, Japanese food will tickle your taste buds and make them scream with happiness. Yup,…

7 Patagonia highlights for your bucket list
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7 Patagonia highlights for your bucket list

Nature lovers and photographers, welcome to paradise! From the world-class hiking in Torres del Paine and El Chalten, to watching cute little penguins sing their love songs on Isla Magdalena, to enjoying a 12-year-old whiskey with 300-year-old glacial ice right on Perito Moreno glacier, Patagonia will never fail to impress you. Here’s a list of…

Inspirational Patagonia photography
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Inspirational Patagonia photography

Rugged mountains, emerald lagoons, and majestic glaciers: Patagonia is a true paradise for anybody who’s into photography. The dramatic sceneries of this beautiful corner of South America will definitely have your memory cards filling up fast – ours certainly did 🙂 Here comes a selection of our favorite Patagonia photography. The pictures appear in the…