6 Ways to Stay Safe In The Sun

Going on a long-haul trip to a white sandy beach or tropical island this autumn or winter? Make sure your skin will also enjoy your holiday! Now that the sunny summer days have more or less gone, your skin is not used to seeing the sunlight all day long. This means that you have to take extra care during your…
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Colca Canyon – All You Need to Know Before Your Trip

Canon de Colca, or Colca Canyon, is a river canyon in the south of Peru that is famous for spotting the giant Andean condor. This is not the only ‘attraction’ though. The Colca Canyon and the Colca Valley are simply incredibly beautiful with their andean terraces and lots of remote traditional villages with pre-Inca heritage. Even nowadays the local people…
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What to Pack for a Weekend Getaway – Travel Checklist

Finally another weekend trip coming up and you have again not managed to pack your bag well in advance? Well this sounds totally like me. It’s generally the night before or on the day that I think about what to pack in my suitcase. This wouldn’t be so bad if you’d CHECK IN your luggage as you’d have at least…
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Why Arequipa Is Called The White City Of Peru

The Plaza de Armas in Arequipa is incredibly beautiful and one of the reasons why Arequipa is one of my favourites cities in Peru. The Plaza de Armas is surrounded by an impressive white twin-towered cathedral from 1612 and white colonial arcaded buildings with lots of cafes and restaurants. In the middle of the Plaza is a white fountain which is…
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How To Visit Machu Picchu Without Taking The Inca Trail

Aguas Calientes, or Machu Picchu Pueblo, is the village just underneath Machu Picchu. If you decide to travel from Cusco to Machu Picchu by train, as opposed to do the Inca trail, this is where the train stops and from where you will have to take a bus up to see Machu Picchu – the most beautiful Inca site of all. In order…
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Scuba Diving in Ko Phi Phi, Phuket

Do you remember the movie The Beach with Leonardo DiCaprio? I absolutely loved this movie! And no, I was not a Leonardo fan at the time. Nowadays, yes – big fan as he is an amazing actor. But back then I loved the movie because of the story and the wonderful paradise pictures. In 2000 when the movie aired I…
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3 Reasons Why You Should Visit Lake Tekapo in New Zealand

New Zealand is incredibly beautiful. Seriously. You drive around and you think you have now seen a fair amount of stunning nature, continue driving. There is so much more to come. We visited New Zealand to see untouched nature and epic landscapes. But I didn’t expect to see THAT level of beauty. Totally fell in love with that part of the…
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A Day Trip From London – St. Albans

St. Albans is a lovely cosy small city that is 20 minutes away from London by train. The city has lots of medieval architecture and a really stunning cathedral. The close distance to London makes St. Albans perfect for a little day trip from London. So, if you want to get away from the loud city and visit a beautiful and…
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Why You Should Visit The Maltby Street Market in London

Judging by the amount of tourists, it seems that by now nearly everyone has heard of Borough Market, the famous London street food market near London Bridge. And this is no surprise, the market offers plenty of food stalls with yummy food from all over the world. On top of that there are lots of little coffee shops and juice bars. The perfect…
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