Europe

Tips for your city break in Porto

Tips for your city break in Porto

Fascinating and vibrant Porto in the north of Portugal by the river Douro is the rising star among European cities. It is smaller than Lisbon but in no way inferior. Check out my tips for Porto and your awesome city break The heart of Porto […]

Christmas in Vienna

Christmas in Vienna

The Christmas season in Vienna is full of coziness, and the thriving Austrian capital is pulling its strings when the cold weather comes. Vienna is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful capitals in Europe and a place where festivities and Christmas celebrations are taken seriously. […]

10 day Italy itinerary

10 day Italy itinerary

Italy is one of my favorite countries. I’ve visited many parts of the country and yet there are still so many places I want to discover. To me, Italy is the epitome of the dolce vita. It is the food, the people, the language, the […]

A Marais district guide

A Marais district guide

Covering the 3rd and 4th arrondisements, one of the neighborhoods I enjoy meandering around the most in Paris is the Marais. The dining and shopping here is some of the best in the city, not to mention the winding cobblestone streets and its architectural charm. […]

A northern Sicily itinerary

A northern Sicily itinerary

For the perfect northern Sicily itinerary, it’s best to start high in the North, in Palermo. The Italian city is the capital of Sicily and lies right on the coast. As there are some fascinating historical sights to visit here, I recommend to allow enough time […]

Quick guide: Things to do in Palermo

Quick guide: Things to do in Palermo

Palermo surprised me in a positive way. From the 1st minute on I felt completely safe and really good in this filthy city with so many wrecked buildings. Yes, dirty and decayed. Or quite simply edgy. The city has its edges but it has one […]

The best things to do in Zurich in winter

The best things to do in Zurich in winter

If you’re planning a weekend in Zurich in winter you should not only pack warm but also look forward to hanging out in countless nice cafés and restaurants. Switzerland is famous for its quality, not only in chocolate and watches but also in food. These […]

A Vienna to Bratislava day trip

A Vienna to Bratislava day trip

It took me more than 12 years to tick off the Vienna to Bratislava day trip from my bucket list. My mum visited me to spend a wonderful mother-daughter day and that was the perfect opportunity for it. The most idyllic way to travel from […]

The most beautiful bike routes in Salzburg

The most beautiful bike routes in Salzburg

If you are thinking about a cycling holiday, you should definitely take a closer look at the beautiful Salzburg Lake District. The area with the idyllic lakes Mattsee, Obertrumer See, Grabensee and Wallersee, which are perfectly embedded in the landscape, is particularly beautiful. Apart from […]