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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Keeping it cool during the summer in the UAE

Summer is making its way into the UAE. In July daily temperatures reach mid 40°C or more. The water of the Arabian Gulf can reach a temperature of over 30°C , making it nearly impossible to spend a long time at the beach. The best way to stay outdoors is lounging by the pool at one of the amazing hotels here in the UAE, where pools […]

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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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The Grounds of Alexandria – Sydney

Ever since a friend suggested that I go visit The Grounds of Alexandria, it instantly became the place I always go back to when I’m in Sydney. At The Grounds of Alexandria you can find cafes, coffee roastery, market and garden all in one place. Last time I had lunch at The Potting Shed, a beautiful cafe that is […]

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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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Top 10 places to eat in Dubai

I love exploring the food scene in Dubai, specially since there is a big variety of choices and it seems like there is a new place opening up every day. At the moment these are my regular and favorite spots.  I will start with the healthy options making my way to the cheat days and lastly […]

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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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Eats in Istanbul

Everything I ate in Istanbul was just absolutely delicious. Breakfast choice everyday was Menemen, a traditional Turkish dish made of scrambled eggs in sautéed vegetables. I opted for Manti a few times, a Turkish take on raviolis, but make no mistake it is completely unique in taste and texture, usually filled with beef and in […]

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6 Must See in Istanbul

My first visit to Istanbul exceeded all my expectations and left me with a desire to discover so much more. A combination of old and new makes Istanbul a truly special and unique place, bursting with culture, vibrant streets, lively people, and fantastic cuisine. Hospitality is something that the Turkish people have mastered, making it an […]

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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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