All about staying at a Casa Particular in Cuba

During our two-week trip to Cuba, we only stayed at Casas Particulares, not only because they were cheaper than hotels, but rather because it’s the best way to have an authentic experience in the country. It’s also a wonderful way to get to know the locals and interact with them, […]

10 tips for taking a successful city trip while pregnant

I only discovered I was expecting when I came back from Cuba, in mid January. Until then, I’m afraid I did many things you aren’t supposed to while you’re pregnant, but well, early stages, so I forgave myself. On our flight back to Germany I was already sure I was […]

14 tips to make the most of your trip to Morocco

Our trip to Morocco was a long waited one, and with a lot of mixed feelings. On our very first day we already realized that despite all my reading and research for tips and recommendations, there were still many things we only learned about after experiencing the country for two […]

European Winter Packing Essentials

There is something about the European winter, and the weather in general, you must know from the start, it’s not constant, it is unpredictable, and you need to be prepared for it to enjoy your trip, and at the same time, save space in your luggage if you intend on […]

Hvar Island essential travel guide

Discovered and colonized by the Greeks from Paros island in 384 B.C., Hvar Island has a long history of wars, fires, pirates, great wine reputation, lavender production, and proud citizens. Situated between Brac and Vis Islands and surrounded by the clear waters of the Adriatic Sea, this Croatian island has […]

Brac Island for first-timers

Located less than 1 hour by boat from Split, this Croatian island was on my bucket list ever since I saw a picture of its so famous beach, Zlatni Rat. When the opportunity to include the island in our Croatian itinerary appeared, I knew it was time to finally make […]

10 must try Greek foods

We have great memories of our trip to Greece, of the places we visited, of the people we met, the adventures we lived, and of course, of the Greek food. A decade ago I would have been scared to try new foods, nowadays, if it’s not liver, spicy or doesn’t […]