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Milan, Italy - Global Storybook

A Spontaneous Weekend Trip to Milan – Visiting The Top Sights

Let me tell you a secret. Whenever I’m feeling bored or that serious case of wanderlust gets me, I’m browsing for cheap flights. It’s usually happening ... Read More
The Sphinx

An Arabic Adventure

Often travellers are skeptical about visiting the Middle East, given its somewhat constant state of turmoil and uncertainty in regards to tourist safety. We were still ... Read More
piodão

Piódâo – Portugal’s Most Beautiful Village

Hello fellow travelers! Let me introduce you to the beautiful village of Piódão, located in my country, Portugal. Piódão is right in the center of Portugal, ... Read More
Sigiriya, Sri Lanka

Sigiriya – Visiting The Lion Mountain

Hello fellow travelers! Do you remember hearing about Ceylon in your history class? Well Ceylon today is called Sri Lanka, and it's a beautiful country with ... Read More

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The Sphinx

An Arabic Adventure

Often travellers are skeptical about visiting the Middle East, given its somewhat constant state of turmoil and uncertainty in regards to tourist safety. We were still quite eager to explore ... Read More
PURA VIDA

Exploring Costa Rica: Tabacon Hot Springs

Hello fellow travelers! "Pura vida!" is the expression you most commonly hear when you travel in Costa Rica. Often used as a greeting, the "pure life" symbolizes for Costa Ricans ... Read More
Hot air ballooning in Bagan

The Dazzling Wonders of Myanmar

Myanmar (or Burma as it was formerly known) had always intrigued us as a destination given it's pretty low on the tourism scale and we didn't know anyone who had ... Read More
Cappadocia

Cappadocia – Inside a Salvador Dali’s Painting

Have you ever seen a photo of Cappadocia? Stupid question right? Of course you did, everybody who loves travel and reads travel blogs, travel magazines, follows Instagram, etc. has seen ... Read More
Cinque Terre

Monterosso Al Mare – The Quiet Giant

Monterosso al Mare is not the most scenic village of Cinque Terre but I have to say it's my favorite one! Being the largest of five towns, Monterosso ... Read More
Blue Lagoon

Fire and Ice – Visiting Blue Lagoon in the Wintertime

The Blue Lagoon is probably the most popular destination in Iceland. I think everyone who visits this Northern European country takes a trip to this place and as far as ... Read More

Solo Travel

Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
Hello fellow travelers! Do you remember hearing about Ceylon in your history class? Well Ceylon today is called Sri Lanka, ...

Sigiriya – Visiting The Lion Mountain

Bangkok
What brings men the desire to travel? What is this primal instinct that pushes people to explore and seek adventure ...

The Blonde, The Rockstar, and the Vagabond – Or The Traveling Sadist

casablanca, morocco
It was my mom who introduced me to the idea of visiting Morocco. She hasn't been there herself, but she ...

Crazy, Chaotic, Exotic – Solo Girl’s Adventures in Morocco

Elephant wrapping her trunk over my head to get treats.
“Whenever elephants met men, elephants fared badly…in India and southern Asia, elephants became the mounts of kings; tanks against forts, ...

Thailand: Elephant Play in a Responsible Way

Local Stories

Alex Fogo the DJ That Doesn’t Curse

My Wednesday Friend invited me to attend Nervous Records Release Party yesterday. And I went because I like nervous people. Also, don't get overwhelmed by records release party fancy words, ... Read More
Stormsriver suspension bridge

Garden Route – Step Into Nature

With all the focus and tourist sites directing you straight to the Mother City of Cape Town (of course there's no doubt how beautiful it is) - just a few ... Read More
My happy childhood

My Happy Childhood – in My Small, Unhappy World.

I never thought that writing about your own life can be so difficult. You might think that you’ve certainly got all the facts right, and yes you know the story, ... Read More
Dia Beacon

Dia Beacon – The Far Away Place With Erotic Poems

I'm done bitching about looking for an apartment in New York. Because against all odds I found one, and managed to put together some quality material. Don't quote me on ... Read More
Little fella at the Met

Museum Mile: How to Stay Classy and Cheap

So the Tuesday of June 16th, I attended a pretty cool event called Museum Mile Festival, and it's where all the New York's museums located on the Fifth Ave open ... Read More
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I’ve never been to Indonesia, but I’ve been to Bali!

Two words: True story. During my time living abroad, I’ve met people who have never heard of Indonesia before. But, when I mention Bali, they often recognize the island. And ... Read More

Arthur Kill Ship Graveyard: Ghosts Stole My Drone

How awesome was my weekend? Pretty damn awesome. Because that's what happens when you plan well. Or when you plan activities that you actually look forward to. And I look ... Read More
Sushisamba, NYC

Saturday in Manhattan, Sort of…

So… Saturday in New York. What to wear and what to do. Wear whatever the hell you want. But if you’re in New York make sure it’s like stylish and ... Read More

Books

All you need to be impossibly French by Helena Powell

All You Need to Be Impossibly French

Book: “All You Need to Be Impossibly French” Author: Helena Frith Powell Publisher: Plume, Penguin Group, 2006 Known as some of the most elegant, glamorous and intelligent women in the ... Read More
Weird Canada - Uncle John's Bathroom Reader

A Complete Guide to the Weird Canada

Book: “Weird Canada” Author: Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Publisher: Bathroom Readers' Institute, 2013 Canada - a quiet, beautiful and large North American country is actually full of unknown facts that ... Read More

Weekend Travel

Milan, Italy - Global Storybook

A Spontaneous Weekend Trip to Milan – Visiting The Top Sights

Let me tell you a secret. Whenever I’m feeling bored or that serious case of wanderlust gets me, I’m browsing for cheap flights. It’s usually happening on our low cost airline, Wizzair’s website; sometimes they ... Read More
piodão

Piódâo – Portugal’s Most Beautiful Village

Hello fellow travelers! Let me introduce you to the beautiful village of Piódão, located in my country, Portugal. Piódão is right in the center of Portugal, only a few kilometers from Serra da Estrela Natural ... Read More
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Budget Travel

Switzerland on a budget

Switzerland on a Budget: 10 Things You Need to Know

If you're dreaming of traveling to Switzerland, and its pricey reputation is the only thing that's keeping you - then this article is for you. Switzerland didn't earn its famous ...
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