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The Other Side of Mykonos: Things To See and To Do

Mykonos is a tiny island where the sun shines 300 days a year. The island is worldwide famous for its beaches, clubs and windmills. But for me - it’s a ... Read More
High Line, New York City, NYC - Global Storybook

High Line – the Highlight of New York

High Line, an elevated pathway running continuously through 23 blocks on the Manhattan's West Side, is a comparatively recent attraction, ... Read More
In the land of invisible women by Qanta Ahmed

In The Land of Invisible Women

Book: “In The Land of Invisible Women” Author: Qanta A. Ahmed, MD Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. 2008 What goes on behind ... Read More

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 ... Read More

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Travel Stories

Caldeirão of Corvo Island Azores

The Caldeirão of Corvo Island (Azores)

The smallest of the islands in the Azores archipelago is Corvo. Isolated in the western section of the chain and neglected by most travelers to the Azores, Corvo has surprised ... Read More
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Similan Islands: A Paradise Awaiting You!

Similan Islands are located just 84 km from the crowded island of Phuket. Today there are eleven islands that are part of the Similan Archipelago. Koh Similan is one of ... Read More
Orangutans at Sepilok

A Walk on the Wild Side – Finding Orangutans in Borneo

Borneo was high on the list of places to discover, mainly because we were dying to find orangutans in the jungle. What we didn't anticipate was the multitude of activities ... Read More
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Rabac – “The Pearl of The Kvarner Bay”

Rabac is a beautiful small Croatian resort town on Kvarner Bay, on the eastern coast of Istria, halfway between Rijeka and Pula. You haven’t heard about the place yet? Well, ... Read More
Sunset at La Plancha

Chasing sunsets in Bali

It's almost impossible to watch a sunset and not dream - Bern Williams A short flight from Australia, beautiful Bali was the first stop on our worldwide adventure. 6 days ... Read More
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6 Most Iconic Sights In Kyoto

Before my visit to Japan I envisioned busy streets, bright lights and a ton of sushi. Of course that is only what I know about Tokyo and Osaka. More subtle ... Read More

Solo Travel

Casablanca, Morocco
It was my mom who introduced me to the idea of visiting Morocco. She hasn't been there herself, but she expressed a strong desire to go ... Read More

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, prisoners' executioners, and pincushions of arrows, ... Read More

Thailand: Elephant Play in a Responsible Way

Aruba - Global Storybook
Aruba is a paradise with a big letter P! I have visited tons of beaches all across the World, so with a heaps of material to ... Read More

Aruba – Where Paradise Becomes Reality

Copan Ruinas
Honduras is not particularly known as the safest country in the world. Two of the biggest cities in Honduras, the capital Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula, ... Read More

Honduras – Perfect Beaches and Maya Ruins

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
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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
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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

In the land of invisible women by Qanta Ahmed

In The Land of Invisible Women

Book: “In The Land of Invisible Women” Author: Qanta A. Ahmed, MD Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. 2008 What goes on behind the impenetrable veil of Saudi Arabia's society? How do the ... Read More
Frida: A Biography by Hayden Herrera

Frida: Her Life, Legacy and Struggles

Book: “Frida: A Biography of Frida Kahlo” Author: Hayden Herrera Publisher: Perennial, 2002 Undoubtedly, some of the best ways to learn about a foreign culture are by reading novels from ... Read More

Weekend Travel

Lake Louis, Alberta, Canada - Global Storybook

An (Almost) Perfect August Weekend in Alberta, Canada

August is a perfect month for weekend getaways, and since it's that month of the year again - let me take you along on this trip that happened on one very warm, sunny, and beautiful ... Read More
Long weekend in San Juan Puerto Rico

Long Weekend in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico, the gorgeous island located in the Caribbean sea, is a perfect destination for a weekend (or even a week-long) getaway. Blessed with an amazing weather, the island can be visited pretty much any ... Read More
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Budget Travel

Iceland on a Budget

Visit Iceland on a Budget: 7 Main Tips

It is been a well-known fact that Iceland is one of the most expensive destinations in the World. You cannot simply dismiss this knowledge with the usual: "Oh, I'll just ...
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