Kandolhu – Maldives

Kandolhu was our second resort in the Maldives where we would be spending our last 3 days. Reached by seaplane from Male airport (a first for Ogi and I) and a short boat ride. Getting to the island was super exciting, the direct seaplane ride is about 25 minutes which seemed to be much shorter […]

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COMO Cocoa Island – Maldives

An effortless experience from beginning till end, this is the best way I can describe COMO Cocoas Island. They have mastered the art of hospitality, with attention to detail, personalised service and an amazing team. The fact that it is a short 40 minutes boat ride from Male airport, made it the ideal private island to […]

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Koh Rong Island – Cambodia

Koh Rong is a gorgeous sandy island with the clearest water on the coast of Cambodia, reachable by boat from Sihanoukville. I loved the fact that I totally forgot what traffic noises were like, as I only heard the sounds of waves and rain drops during our stay (visiting in late May meant beginning of […]

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Sala Lodges – Siem Reap

The dream of visiting Cambodia, and witnessing its many wonders has been on my mind for as long as I can remember. I wanted my visit to be nothing short of perfect, and to really connect with it’s culture and people. During my research I came upon Sala Lodges, instantly falling in love with its unique […]

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Cherry Blossom in Kyoto

I have long dreamt of visiting Kyoto during cherry blossom season, and finally the day had arrived.  Cherry blossom is know as “sakura” in Japanese, and its the country’s national flower. They symbolise the fragility and the beauty of life. It’s a reminder that life is truly beautiful but that it is also very short. Their blossom […]

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8 places to eat in Tokyo

Tokyo is one of the best cities in the world, hands down. Endless things to do, see, and my favorite, LOTS to eat. This mega city has it all, from hidden gyoza places to high end restaurant, and all tasting simply divine. Gyoza-Ro Harajuku – A simple, fast and straight to the point restaurant serving the best […]

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Exploring Beijing

I am lucky for the opportunity to revisit Beijing since my first visit 4 years ago, so I can explore a few of the numerous historical spots that goes far beyond the magnificent Great Wall. Also to find good places to eat, because I do struggle adapting to the Chinese cuisine and all that comes […]

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Infatuated by Cappadocia

Cappadocia, known for its fairy chimneys rock formations clustered through out the region, and certainly as the most majestic place to fly a hot air balloon in the world. This UNESCO site holds a lot of history, and it is indeed a very mysterious place. A landscape entirely sculpted by erosion, the Göreme Valley and its surroundings […]

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Waking up to Pamukkale

  Pamukkale looks like a dream, I fell in love the instant I saw a photo and knew I would visit it one day in the very near future. Meaning “cotton castle” in turkish due to its white calcium travertines terraces filled with thermal water, creating an abundance of natural pools. A spectacular and unique sight that […]

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