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Road Trip in Ireland: Dublin to Galway, Moher and Cork

The cliffs of Moher, Ireland

In this post I’ll show you our road trip in Ireland, from Dublin to Galway Doolin Cave, Cliffs of Moher, Limerick and Cork. I will give you my best tips for planning a self drive trip around the emerald isle. You will also get our itinerary map.  Me and three of my friends spent a week driving around in the ...

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Dining in Gdansk Old Town Restaurants

Restaurant Pod Lososiem, Gdansk

Before my trip to Gdansk I only had a vague idea of Polish food in my mind: potatoes, sauerkraut and pork. But after a few times dining in Gdansk this idea had changed. As Gdansk is on the coast they serve a lot of fish in the city, and even meat dishes were not heavy as I had thought. I ...

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Slowinski National Park Sand Dunes

Slowinski National Park, Poland

This post will tell you what to see in Slowinski National Park on the Baltic Coast of Poland. Slowinski is famous for its sand dunes that move 10 meters a year, pushed by the wind. Some of the dunes get high like hills and you can climb on them, on the soft sand. In cooperation with: Polish Tourist Organisation To ...

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Bike Trip from Gdansk to Sopot Beach

Sopot Pier

As we were visiting the inland city of Gdansk, Poland, we also wanted to see the Baltic coast. So we got bikes and made a lovely bike trip from Gdansk to Sopot Beach. Sopot is a pretty spa town close to Gdansk and famous for its thermal baths, sandy beach, long piers and music festivals. In cooperation with: Polish Tourist ...

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Saariselkä, Finland: Ski Tour in Lapland Wilderness

Skiing in sunshine

We spent a week on a ski tour in Lapland, in the wilderness of Urho Kekkonen National Park. I flew to Ivalo, Finland with three friends from Switzerland during Easter 2015. All we had with us was backpacks with warm clothes and food. No electricity, no modern conveniences. Only snow, sunshine and wild nature. – Guest post by Maria Nygård ...

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A Walking Tour of the Historic Gdansk

Historic Gdansk from Motlawa river

This blog post will show you the historic Gdansk by the Baltic Sea. We went to Gdansk for a weekend, invited by the Polish Tourist Organisation, and were surprised how great history the more than thousand years old town has. The historic town of Gdansk really offers many great things to see. In cooperation with: Polish Tourist Organisation We walked ...

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What to Do in Krakow Old Town in One Day

Horses and a carriage, Krakow Old Town

This post shows you what to see in Krakow Old Town in one day. Krakow in the south of Poland is the country’s former royal capital, full of art and culture. Walking in Krakow Old Town is like stepping back in time. What about the trumpeter playing from the top of the church tower – every hour and in all directions – to make sure everybody knows the time? ...

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Las Palmas Old Town Walk: Vegueta and Triana

A house in Las Palmas old town

A short bus or taxi ride from Las Palmas tourist area brings you to a different world: Las Palmas Old Town, Vegueta. Quiet cobbled streets, old stone quarters and houses clinging to the hills give this oldest part of Las Palmas, Gran Canaria its special flavour. Vegueta, Las Palmas Old Town Walk in the old areas of Triana and Vegueta, starting from the central ...

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Cave House Trip from Las Palmas

A cave house in Barranco de Guayadeque

This is a cave house trip from Las Palmas. Yes, you will see cave houses, many of them. In addition you will see botanic gardens, a volcano crater with a farmhouse inside –  and some mountain villages with gingerbread houses. This is a whole day self-drive trip from Las Palmas so you will need to rent a car. Canary Island ...

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Canary Islands by Car: Las Palmas Mountain Trip

Mountains near Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

This post will show you a car trip around Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. We will make a Las Palmas mountain trip into the pine-covered slopes next to the capital. The area is dotted with typical Canary towns with gingerbread houses and we will have fantastic views to the rocky shoreline right outside the biggest city of Gran Canaria.  The drive ...

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