9 THINGS I NOTICED ABOUT ISTANBUL

Hi my lovely readers! I have some family living in Istanbul, Turkey and have travelled many times to the city over the years. I have been a tourist for many years, but lately I am more seeing the city from the perspective of a resident, walking around different villages, visiting some of the smaller sights, taking all sorts of public transports and heading into the … Continue reading 9 THINGS I NOTICED ABOUT ISTANBUL

MY 2021 REVIEW – THE GOOD AND THE BAD

Hi my lovely readers! The last two weeks saw me reflecting on the past year 2021. I already mentioned in one of my previous posts that I found 2021 more restrictive than 2020. In fact I saw less, I travelled less and the vaccines didn’t exactly (in my opinion) live up to there expectations. Looking back at each month, here is what my 2021 looked … Continue reading MY 2021 REVIEW – THE GOOD AND THE BAD

TIPS ON HOW TO FEEL AWESOME WHEN YOU LAND AFTER A LONG-HAUL FLIGHT

Hi my lovely readers! With the world slowly opening up again I’m starting to feel more comfortable with the idea of taking long-haul flights once more and travelling that bit longer and further afield. But the idea of being stuck in an airplane for several hours is feeling a bit daunting since I haven’t been on holiday for more than two years now, in terms … Continue reading TIPS ON HOW TO FEEL AWESOME WHEN YOU LAND AFTER A LONG-HAUL FLIGHT

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – MY CHRISTMAS PRESENT

Hi my lovely readers! Only one more sleep until Christmas (if you’re German like me) and it will be time to open the presents under the tree. I’m wondering what I will get this year hmmm 🤔 Well, at least I know what I would like for Christmas or on any other occasion! 🙂 If anyone is Christmas shopping for me…I wear a size 7 … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – MY CHRISTMAS PRESENT

TIPS FOR PICKY EATERS TO FIND DELICIOUS FOOD WHILE ABROAD

Hi my lovely readers! I’m all for trying new and different foods and dishes when I’m abroad and on holiday. That’s part of the excitement, trying completely different dishes to what we are used to from back home and experiencing part of the culture. The best food experience I ever had was in Singapore. There were so many dishes that I tried, especially from the … Continue reading TIPS FOR PICKY EATERS TO FIND DELICIOUS FOOD WHILE ABROAD

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – WINTER AND SUMMER

Hi my lovely readers! I love winter, when the days get colder, snow is falling and everything is beautifully decorated. But I also love the summer time, those long warm summer days, sitting in the garden with an iced cold Mojito and enjoying the sun on my face. I certainly can appreciate the warmth of summer, because there is the cold of winter. What about … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – WINTER AND SUMMER

16 FUN AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LONDON (YOU MAYBE DIDN’T KNOW)

Hi my lovely readers! London, the capital of England and the busiest and probably best know city in Europe has so much going for it. We all know about the plenty and historic sights of London, the Queen and the British pub grub. But how is your knowledge about London when it comes to the weird and wonderful as well as the fun and interesting, … Continue reading 16 FUN AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LONDON (YOU MAYBE DIDN’T KNOW)

UPDATE: UK TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND QUARANTINE RULES

Hi my lovely readers! With Covid restrictions easing here in the UK, the travel guidelines from the government have also changed a bit now since the beginning of October 2021. Those that came into effect from May have been overhauled, which should make travelling to the UK and returning back home a little bit easier or perhaps less stressful. Guidelines for Scotland, England, Northern Ireland … Continue reading UPDATE: UK TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND QUARANTINE RULES