• Koh Phangan with Kids

    When trying to figure out where to start our world trip, it quickly turned out to be a more difficult task than expected. We were in a state of excitement and anticipation but also in total respect for this trip and mostly: afraid as hell of our own courage. We discussed La Gomera for a while, but it felt like a foul compromise – it was too close to home and we realized, to really start our trip, we needed to leave Europe. At the same time, we were worried stiff about this whole world trip adventure and needed to start somewhat close to our comfort zone.. Georgia, India, Sri…

  • Gift ideas for travel lovers – 100% useful. almost.

    Do you know this feeling? You are searching for gift ideas for someone travelling or and adventurous gift idea for a friend… You are spending hours in finding the perfect gift, that one thing that would light up their eyes. You’re browsing stores and pages and slowly running out of time..  but every idea that crosses your path  is more nay than yay? So frustrating, right?!! Or are you familiar with really wanting to offer nice and thoughtful presents or the perfect gift for travelers for friends and family but you’re just not exactly bubbling over with brilliant ideas? Are your fearing to make a gift that will get a…

  • Algarve in Winter – best budget destination in Europe

    Visiting the Algarve coast in February is our favourite remedy against the cold that keeps northern Europe in a tight grip. But February is not the only good month in winter to visit the Algarve: the region in the southern Portugal is also the warmest spot on the European mainland in January. Thus, as much as my family seek to explore new terrains, we are appreciating the comfort of repetition and the well known. In this spirit, after spending the 4th vacations in Portugal, enjoying the Algarve in winter, I think it’s safe to say it became a family tradition and if we’ve learned one thing: the February weather in…