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Hiking to Vöringsfossen, Norway

Hiking to Vöringsfossen, Norway

A view of Vöringsfossen Vöringsfossen is a very beautiful waterfall in Eidfjord in southwestern Norway. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Norway and I can really understand why. It was discovered in 1821 and has been popular ever since. The total […]

A weekend by Lake Como

A weekend by Lake Como

Lake Como lies in the northern parts of Italy, close to the alps and not far from Switzerland. The lake is one of the deepest in Europe and has attracted many famous people over decades. Just 1.5h train ride from Milan Malpensa airport you will […]

Menaggio, Lake Como

Menaggio, Lake Como

Lake Como is a popular tourist destination in northern Italy. Menaggio lies on the western branch of the lake and is a bit less known than the lake towns Bellagio and Varenna. I visited Lake Como for 5 days in the middle of July and stayed […]

Things to do in Varenna, Lake Como

Things to do in Varenna, Lake Como

Varenna, I would say is the second most popular town around Lake Como. It is situated on the eastern coast of the lake overlooking Menaggio on the other side of the water. If you get here by boat you get a perfect view over the […]

A day in Bellagio, Lake Como

A day in Bellagio, Lake Como

Bellagio is by many considered the pearl of Lake Como. Situated at the end of the peninsula of the up side down letter Y-shaped lake it has an excellent location for views over almost the whole lake. The town itself is pretty nice to look […]

San Sebastián – A great weekend getaway

San Sebastián – A great weekend getaway

I’ve always had a certain attraction to Spain. I have been to Mallorca several times as a kid and studied Spanish in school. But I haven’t really seen that much more of Spain actually. Two years ago I went on a solo trip to Málaga […]

Things to do in San Sebastián

Things to do in San Sebastián

San Sebastián in northern Spain is mostly famous for its food (more about that in this blog post) but has a lot more to offer and is a nice destination for a weekend getaway. Here are my tips on what to do in the city, […]

What to do in Siem Reap, Cambodia

What to do in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Most people visit Siem Reap because of Angkor Wat, the biggest tourist attraction in all of Cambodia. Over the last decades Siem Reap has grown very fast and is now a pretty big city with almost 140 000 people living there. The city is modern […]

Visit Angkor Wat

Visit Angkor Wat

I guess most of you have heard of Angkor Wat, but do you really know what it is? Actually, Angkor Wat is the most famous temple of the old ruin city of Angkor. Angkor was the capital city of the old Khmer empire, in other […]

New York City – Popular things to do

New York City – Popular things to do

New York, the city of dreams. What can I tell you about this city that hasn’t already been said? I recently visited New York for a few days with a friend over my birthday. We had a great vacation seeing some of the most popular sights […]