All posts tagged: holiday

5 x Summer Island life at Corsica

5 x Summer Island life at Corsica

If there is one summer island which is super popular at the moment, it’s Ibiza. This Spanish island has grown to a party (or bohemian) getaway for many people. But there are so many other islands in Europe which are maybe even more worth the visit. Like the French island Corsica. Historically, it is mostly

A picture perfect Italian overnight

A picture perfect Italian overnight

Contributor Eline went on a picture perfect holiday in Italy last month. At the invitation of Logis Hotels, she stayed one night at a beautiful place near Lucca called Villa Rinascimento. Logis hotels are small (family) hotels which you can find at the nicest spots throughout Europe. The hotels are known for their excellent cuisine,

5 golden rules for a successful holiday for two

5 golden rules for a successful holiday for two

A holiday with your partner is often seen as the ultimate relation test. Different ideas about what to do on holiday, stress before departure or being occupied with work or social media can put pressure on the holiday fun. Therefore, Albert Gebert, a travel psychologist for Secret Escapes created 5 ultimate tips for a successful holiday for

Travel: Hotspots in Hannover

Travel: Hotspots in Hannover

Hannover has a bit of an image problem. Most people, who I told my plans of going to Hannover, asked me why I would actually ever want to go there. It’s kind of the city you only pass on your way to Berlin. Hannover marketing invited us over and showed us several reasons why next

Photographic Roadtrip through Iceland

Photographic Roadtrip through Iceland

A ten minute dream on the passengers seat while the world is flying by, I haven’t been gone very long but it feels like a life time (Bright Eyes) A world of fairytales and dreamy music. You were wondering where that unique sigur-ros-sound is coming from? It’s not hard to understand. Take a look at

Travel (Photo) Guide: Quebec

Travel (Photo) Guide: Quebec

To all the nature lovers and nature lovers-to-be. Give up all your city trips, let’s-visit-Asia-plans and other backpack journeys! The must-see and go place of the moment is Quebec. I made a roadtrip. From Toronto to Kingston to Montreal to Quebec to Chicoutimi and back. All in one week. Trees, waterfalls and more trees and waterfalls.

Destinations for a long marriage

Destinations for a long marriage

Does a great honeymoon guarantee happiness? Pick these destinations for a long marriage! Well begun is half done, right? It certainly is in marriage! Most newly weds start their new lives enjoying an amazing honeymoon in a beautiful place. Celebrity couples sometimes even spend more than an average salary on it! But does such a

Where to stay when in Amsterdam?

Where to stay when in Amsterdam?

Where to stay when travelling to Amsterdam? That’s a question people often ask me. As a tourist, it is not always easy to know where the best places to stay are in our capital. You don’t know which areas are the good ones and you also don’t know exact the distances to the city centre.

Travel Guide Thailand: Bangkok & Rayong

Travel Guide Thailand: Bangkok & Rayong

FROM SAVELBERG TO STREET FOOD – BANGKOK Bangkok is the most popular city of Southeast Asia: this place is fascinating, intoxicating, chaotic, ambiguous, colourful, and hospitable at the same time. Making your way through this cosmopolis with fourteen million inhabitants is quite a challenge, so Harold Rolloos, co-founder of tourist website Hier is Thailand, guides

Fav One Pieces

Fav One Pieces

Although I will hit the slopes in one week, I’m really feeling those spring-vibes. Can’t wait to take a cooling dip in the sea on the hot summer days to come. And of course I need a lovely piece of swimwear to go with that. This year it will be all about one pieces. Full of colours, asymmetrical, tropical, minimalistic…

Travel: Sicily

Travel: Sicily

We all know Sicily as the Italian island where you can walk the famous volcano Etna, as the island of The Godfather, of the bright yellow lemons and the delicious Pasta alla Norma. I recently went on a trip to the island in collaboration with Belvilla, in quest of that perfect Dolce far Niente feeling (and

Travel: Tallinn (Estonia)

Travel: Tallinn (Estonia)

A couple of weeks ago I visited Estonia, a beautiful country, just a 2 hour flight with Estonian Air away from Amsterdam. There are only 1.5 million people in Estonia, of which almost one third live in the capital Tallinn. This city is even on the Unesco World Heritage List. And rightly, because I’ve fallen