I have been a huge Lonely Planet fan for years. In fact I probably own a LP guide for most places I have been to. So when I opened my belated birthday parcel from one of my best friends yesterday and found the 1000 Ultimate Adventures (Lonely Planet Travel Reference), I was super excited and couldn’t wait to start reading. After a first glimpse at... Read More
During my recent travels to California and Nevada, I was lucky enough to have the incredible opportunity to see the Grand Canyon and Colorado River. A few years ago I watched the film “Into the Wild” while I was backpacking through New Zealand and it has been not only one of my favourite film ever since, but an inspiration and motivation! If you haven’t seen... Read More
Las Vegas – I had seen it in films & TV series yet I was in no way prepared for what to expect! They call it Sin City, the place where everything is possible and you have the time of your life. But when I sat in the car from the airport to the hotel I was overcome by a very strange and all-consuming feeling... Read More
After I shared the first half of my Top10 places to visit in San Francisco with you yesterday, it is time to reveal the second half! Easter Monday was my last full day in the city and I had planned a cycling tour through the nearby Napa Valley! A few years ago when I was backpacking through New Zealand I worked on the vineyards in... Read More
I have recently published a post about my arrival in San Francisco and since asked myself how to fit my amazing experience in the city in to one blog post! San Francisco has so much to offer: whether you want to spend hours in cool museums, stroll along the sandy beaches in the stunning bay area or try the delicious treats the city has to... Read More
Here is a little sneak peak of some of the most memorable moments during my time in San Francisco!
Food / Travel
I have just returned from my very first trip to the US. My journey started in the beautiful city of San Francisco. Out of all the places on my list to visit in California, I was probably looking forward to this one the most! I was picturing the city as a quirky place where culture meets delicious food from around the globe – and I... Read More