Travel confessions

10 Brutally Honest Travel Confessions

I believe we all have our own personal way to travel. What works for someone, may not be another person’s cup of tea. Some like traveling alone, while others only feel comfortable if they are with an organized group. Some…

Read More
Photo of people watching the fireworks in Paris on Bastille day for the Explore The Elements challenge

14 Favorite Travel Moments in 2014

That time of year has finally come. The time when you decorate trees, buy presents, sing carols, drink mulled wine, make lists and ponder upon the year that’s about to end. Now that Christmas has passed, the tree is decorated,…

Read More
Lagos Portugal Algarve

Lagos In Black And White

I’m going to tell you a story. Ten years ago, a young shy boy in high school is browsing the internet on a Friday night (what else is there to do?). He has never traveled abroad and the idea seemed…

Read More
A cruise on the Oslofjord departing from Oslo

The Oslofjord Experience

Norway is widely known for its breathtaking landscapes and scenic views, all thanks to the gorgeous fjords. The capital city is no exception,  although the Oslofjord is nowhere near the stunning Geirangerfjord, but if you are in Oslo, it would…

Read More
Bastille Day Adventures In Paris

Bastille Day Adventures In Paris

We have visited Paris during the most crowded week of the year and there was only one reason for this: we wanted to experience the celebrations on Bastille Day, known in France as La Fête Nationale. Although I had an…

Read More
Double holiday to Paris and Oslo

Two Countries, One Holiday

Around January, I got an email from a traveling agency, about their offer of double city breaks. I was intrigued, yet the idea of spending only two days in one city and two days in another city didn’t sound appealing…

Read More