TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – TRAVEL MAKES YOU MODEST

Hi guys, I hope you are well! Sometimes, we feel like the world is a small place. We are so connected nowadays, but travelling to see destinations and places emphasise this. “Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the World.” – Gustave Flaubert Travelling, at least for me, is part of who I am. It makes me a better person, … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – TRAVEL MAKES YOU MODEST

5 STYLISH AND FUNCTIONAL TRAVEL ACCESSORIES THAT MAKE YOU HAPPY

Going on holiday already makes me happy, but the right travel accessories can make a trip even more enjoyable. I personally love travel accessories for so many reasons. They are super handy, practical and help you to stay on top of your holiday plans as they keep you organised. Some are just so unique that you will definitely stand out from the crowd. But the … Continue reading 5 STYLISH AND FUNCTIONAL TRAVEL ACCESSORIES THAT MAKE YOU HAPPY

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – FOOTPRINTS PAST AND FUTURE

Hi everyone, It is Travel Quote time! I find today’s quote very sweet and I was intrigued by it. I had to put my thinking cap on and reflect on this quote. We can see where we have been, but I guess the ultimate question is where will we go? “Our footprints always follow us on days when it’s been snowing. They always show us … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – FOOTPRINTS PAST AND FUTURE

WHY I AM NOT BOOKING A HOLIDAY TO GO ABROAD IN 2020

We all want a break. We all need a break. We are all desperate to get away for a while and just leave our worries behind. For many of us that means using our annual holiday to take a vacation abroad. Away from home in a different country, miles away from home if possible. Well, a neighbouring country will do as well. The point is many … Continue reading WHY I AM NOT BOOKING A HOLIDAY TO GO ABROAD IN 2020

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – TRAVELLING WITH LOVED ONCE

Hi all, July is almost over, but summer is still well underway. Luckily, the weather allows us to see friends and family outside in parks now since lockdown restrictions have eased here in the UK and that is worth a lot! Most sights and attractions are still closed, but as long as I can see my friends, sit in the sun with perhaps a nice, … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – TRAVELLING WITH LOVED ONCE

THE REAL UNDERGROUND MINING EXPERIENCE – BIG PIT NATIONAL COAL MUSEUM, WALES

One of the most extraordinary and interesting places in the UK must be the Big Pit National Coal Museum. This museum with World Heritage status gives you the opportunity to go on an underground tour with a real miner and experience at first hand what life used to be underground for men, woman, children and even animals. Big Pit is located in the Blaenavon area … Continue reading THE REAL UNDERGROUND MINING EXPERIENCE – BIG PIT NATIONAL COAL MUSEUM, WALES

A GUIDE TO DRY BODY BRUSHING FOR GLOWING SKIN AND ITS BENEFITS

Everyone wants gorgeous looking skin, especially in the summer when we are showcasing more of our body than usual in our swimsuits, shorts and strapless dresses. But only a few of us are blessed with perfect skin. Are you? I know I am not. But there are several ways to help you look after your skin and body. One of the easiest and fastest ways … Continue reading A GUIDE TO DRY BODY BRUSHING FOR GLOWING SKIN AND ITS BENEFITS

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – PUT THAT CAMERA AWAY

Hi all, Another Thursday is here, almost weekend! 🙂 Sometimes we are too occupied with getting that perfect Instagram picture, video taping everything and catching the holiday on camera. But then we see everything through a camera and not through our own eyes. We actually miss out. How can you take a picture to catch a moment, if you have not actually experienced that moment? … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – PUT THAT CAMERA AWAY

HURTIGRUTEN – MS SPITSBERGEN SHIP TOUR

Have you ever dreamt about going on an expedition cruise, let’s say to the Arctic? Or are you looking for a cruise line that sails between the Norwegian Fjords like no other cruise line does? Maybe this post will help you decide if a trip with Hurtigruten on MS Spitsbergen is for you. I had the privilege to go on an expedition cruise to Svalbard … Continue reading HURTIGRUTEN – MS SPITSBERGEN SHIP TOUR

A THRILL SEEKER’S PARADISE – SIX FLAGS OVER TEXAS

Welcome to the first ever Six Flags Theme Park, a true piece of amusement and theme park history – Six Flags over Texas! Six Flags over Texas is located in Arlington, a 20 minute ride away from downtown Dallas and downtown Fort Worth. It was the nation’s first regional theme park and opened its doors to the public back in 1961. This particular Six Flags … Continue reading A THRILL SEEKER’S PARADISE – SIX FLAGS OVER TEXAS

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – THE RIGHT MINDSET

Hi all, I came across today’s quote and it really made me think. A deep quote that is very fitting especially during Covid-19 time. The destination matters, but the way we think about the destination, the journey and all the things that come along with that matters maybe even more than the destination itself as the quote implies. We all want to have our summer … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – THE RIGHT MINDSET

EXPLORING THE ROYAL PARKS IN LONDON – BUSHY PARK PHOTO DIARY

The UK is famous for its monarchs, its beautiful villages and its many manor houses and castles. Often these magnificent properties came with lots of acres of land that were used for different purposes. Around London, many famous palaces are still in use and many of them are open to the public for viewings and visits. Bushy Park, located just on the outskirts of London in … Continue reading EXPLORING THE ROYAL PARKS IN LONDON – BUSHY PARK PHOTO DIARY