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...

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...

What’s the deal with all those stray dogs in Athens?

Imagine walking around the streets of Delhi in India... Everywhere you look, cows are wandering the streets, lying on sidewalks and making cars swerve. Now...

Sleep Less, Dream More – Sea, Storm and a Sleepless Night

We had just weighed anchor a few hours earlier in Miami Beach and 3,000 miles of Atlantic Ocean was all that lay ahead between...

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...

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...

Exploring hipster Kalamaja by bike

I love to cycle and fortunately I soon found out there are several bike tours within and around Tallinn. I decided to go for a Kalamaja...

Get wonderfully lost in Tallinn’s Old Town

Get wonderfully lost in Tallinn’s charming Old Town (Vanalinn in Estonian) with its small cobble-stoned alleys, city gates and small passages. Walk past impressive...

Antilliaanse Feesten, the largest Caribbean festival in the world

We're having a great time! The weather is beautiful and everywhere around us young people are barbecuing in front of their little wooden houses....