One day in Helsinki: a day trip from Tallinn

During my visit to Tallinn, I couldn't resist to do a short day trip to Helsinki. It's less than two hours by ferry and I...

One day in Luxembourg City itinerary: What to do?

During my recent trip to the Grandy Duchy of Luxembourg I only had one day in Luxembourg City. Fortunately, it turned out to be...

How to travel by bus to the Temple of Poseidon from...

Temple of Poseidon
A visit to the temple of Poseidon makes a cool half-day trip from Athens and also gives you the opportunity to see the stunning...

Sleep Less, Adventure More

There's nothing in the travel guides really letting you know the truth about being able to sleep when you're abroad. Sure if you're on...

Sleep less, dream more – Sleeping under the wings of the...

Thorsmork
Iceland is the land of trolls, elves and other hidden creatures. But it’s also the land of ice and fire. Who hasn’t heard of...

Trying out the Rotterdam Routes App

"Of course I know Rotterdam...!" I grew up near Rotterdam and I've been living in Rotterdam since I was eighteen. It's safe to say I...

Great hospitality at the Hera Hotel in Athens, Greece

View rooftop Hera
With the beautifully illuminated Acropolis Hill behind me I walked towards the entrance of the Hera Hotel. The two Greek flags above the hotel doors...

Best Day Trips from Athens – Do it yourself!

From the Greek capital, it is easy to do some beautiful, exciting day trips to nearby sights like Hydra, Meteora and Delphi. There are...

17 Reasons why Hostel Ruthensteiner in Vienna rocks!

Last week I stayed at Hostel Ruthensteiner during a city trip to Vienna. Hostel Ruthensteiner was refreshingly personal, cosy and fun. While brainstorming about an...