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The Day I Spent With A Lonely Planet Writer …

You know how sometimes for some random reason you just happen to end up in a certain place at a certain time? Well, for some unknown reason this Lonely Planet writer happened to end up in the backseat of our rented 4WD Jeep – frantically scribbling down notes in his notebook. We were in Samos, […]

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Traveling Through Europe In A Crisis

Traveling Through Europe In A Crisis

This summer we spent about 5 weeks traveling around Europe, and everywhere we went, people talked about the crisis and how it had affected their country. We spoke to a lot of people, and often got to see the results of the crisis first hand – this left a big impression on me, and I […]

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Tourists Who Don’t Speak English Annoy Me

Yesterday, I was – again, approached by a girl asking me something – what she was asking was impossible for me to know, since she was speaking French. I said that I spoke English, but she didn’t want to understand, and continued speaking French. When I smiled helplessly and said again that I didn’t understand, […]

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My Secret Travel Habits And Superstitions

Superstitions is something we laugh about when it’s brought up – until you realize that most of us practice them in all kinds of ways. I’ve never seen myself as a superstitious type, but when my friend Jenny started talking about it a few days ago I realized that superstitions and habits had been there in the […]

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9 Countries In 3 Weeks – Is It Wrong To Travel This Way?

Traveling has fast as we have over the last 3 weeks (1 new country every 2-3 days) during the Europe Train Challenge, really forces you think a lot about the whole concept of traveling – there are so many ways to travel, and we all like different things. The day I left to Dublin to […]

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How A City Can Change Over Time Or Not

People always talk about how places change so fast, how only ten years ago things were so different. Bangkok in Thailand is no different, only that time there seems to be running on high speed! Changes In Bangkok During the end of our 10 day stay in Bangkok, we found this really nice street food restaurant […]

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6 Types Of People You Don’t Want To Sit Next To On A Flight

Many people hold the belief that they will be able to rest during a long flight and think that they will feel totally refreshed when landing in their destination – they will soon realize that they couldn’t be more wrong … Flying (at least economy class), is not normally …

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Behind Every Successful Ski Resort …

The progress of our world relies heavily on bold claims so, hold-on-to-your-hats because I am about to make one. Just as it is undeniably true that behind every successful man lies a powerful woman, (don’t even try to dispute that as a throng of angry women shall descend upon you), such a valiant assertion can […]

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Couple Travel – Who Decides Where You Go?

Most couples claim that a destination choice is a joint decision, but is that really true? – Can two people really agree on wanting to go to a place equally as much, or does one person have the final say when it comes to Couple Travel? We all want everything to be equal, especially in a […]

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Why I Travel Instead Of Study

I felt the pressure already a few months after graduating high school – you know that pressure, the pressure everyone gives you ‘to do something with your life’. It didn’t really bother me back then, I just wanted to travel and enjoy life like everyone else. Now, a few years later – 21 years old, […]

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