• there are different types of travellers
    Travel Tips

    Types of travellers: which one are you?

    There are as many different types of travellers (or tourists) as there are types of people. Some people are thrifty, some spend on luxury items. Some rather relax at home by watching TV, some go out in the mountains to hike. And on, and on, and on! So why would it differ for tourists? Is it different types of tourists…

  • 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,…

  • A herd of gaunaco grazing on the plains in Torres del Paine national park.
    Argentina,  Chile

    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 you right here. Useful things…

  • A view of Kinkaku-ji temple in Kyoto
    Japan

    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 tranquility of Buddhist temples and gardens to enjoying the exquisite Japanese cuisine, there’s a lot to experience whenever you visit…

  • Tempura shrimps is a classic sample of famous Japanese food By shaiith/stock.adobe.com
    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, Japan is a gastronomic paradise!…

  • Close-up view of Mt. Fitz Roy in Los Glaciares national park in Patagonia
    Argentina,  Chile

    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 7 Patagonia highlights to add…

  • View of Mt. Fitz Roy from El chalten in Argentinian Patagonia
    Argentina,  Chile

    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 same chronological order as our…

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