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Theva Residency – Perfection In Kandy, Sri Lanka

As the bright red three-wheeler slowly made its way up the steep hill, we left the noisy, bustling city of Kandy behind to stay at Theva Residency – a boutique hotel catering for people looking for pure relaxation and an amazing view. We were exhausted after climbing Adam’s Peak the day before, so Theva Residency was exactly what we […]

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Places To Visit In Sri Lanka – Exploring The Coast

Places To Visit In Sri Lanka – Exploring The Coast Sri Lanka’s coast line is among some of the most beautiful we’ve seen, and we really wish we could have stayed there much longer – there are many amazing beaches south of Colombo – with spice gardens and turtle sanctuaries to visit along the way. There […]

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How A Tsunami Evacuation Connected Us With The Locals

We had just arrived in the sleepy beach town of Hikkaduwa in Sri Lanka, and crashed on the bed exhausted after a long day of traveling from Colombo &  taking one of the many cheap international flights from Germany. “Are you shaking the bed?” Nathan suddenly asked me– I wasn’t, but I could feel the whole ground slightly […]

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4 Reasons China Is On My Travel Wish List

China is a huge country with never-ending possibilities, sights and attractions – what fascinates me about this place is the diversity and mixture of old and new, past and future – and how they all seem to blend in with each other and be a part of everyday life of the people. There are so […]

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Delicious Must-Try Drinks in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a country famous for its spicy food and varied cuisine, and while you could write a whole book about the food in Sri Lanka, we shouldn’t forget the drinks in Sri Lanka! Sri Lanka is a perfect destination for those looking for cheap holidays, and since food and drinks in Sri Lanka cost close […]

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3 Romantic Trip Ideas Around The World

I have no shame in admitting that I’m a hopeless romantic – I love romantic movies, music, restaurants, hotels – and most of all, romantic travel destinations. But it’s not always the destination alone that makes it so romantic, but the whole concept: where you eat, sleep and what you do during your holiday is […]

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Fun Festivals Around The World In April

Finally the cold winter weather is starting to subside in the northern hemisphere, giving space for spring to shake things up and give everyone a reason to celebrate! March, April and May are months full of festivals and events all over the world, giving you an opportunity to experience the best of a country’s culture […]

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Surfing in Ireland – Guide To The Best Spots

When it is time to choose a surfing destination, the mind often wanders to faraway lands, often in the distant southern hemisphere. However, you don’t actually need to travel that far in Europe to enjoy great surfing conditions, not even in places that feel a world away from surfing. Here are 3 of Ireland’s best surfing destinations, […]

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German Dining Etiquette – What You Need To Know

Eating out in Europe is always a slightly different experience depending on which country you visit, and while many things are similar to the US, Canada and the rest of the world, there are some important differences. To make sure you don’t have a bad and confusing experience, and that you act with good etiquette when […]

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San Francisco – A Cultural Immersion

If you haven’t been to San Francisco yet, start by looking into discount hotels because you’ll find that the city on the bay is quite adept at emptying your wallet. Then do whatever it takes to get there – whether that means by train, plane, ferry, car or air charter, you’re missing out on a special […]

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