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Europe from Above – Impressive Photos taken from Airplanes

Europe from Above – Impressive Photos taken from Airplanes There is this need in me! A need to always sit on a window seat and lose myself in the landscapes of what our beautiful world has to offer! I don’t need any movies on the flight if I have a window! I have asked a couple of fellow travellers to share some of their favourite photos from their window seats! Here…

Rügen – The Perfect Weekend Getaway

Rügen – The Perfect Weekend Getaway Rügen is located in the North of Germany, makes an amazing destination for weekend getaways and is also the biggest island in the whole of Germany. Surrounded by the Ostsee (Baltic Sea) the island has a size of 926 km² and is home to 77,000 people – this number increases a lot in the summer! There are those moments when you need to stop…

Upside Down – The Upside Down House aka Haus Kopf Über on Rügen

Combat gravity and have an upside down experience on Germany’s biggest island Rügen. In the small town of Putbus there is something quite special to be found: The Kopf Über Haus which means Upside-Down House in English. And yes it is completely upside down. The roof first, then first floor and ground floor and lastly the cellar which in this case it at the very top of the house. Not only…

Cultural Hurghada egypt

An easy guide to Hurghada

Hurghada is mostly known for its resorts, beaches and diving opportunities. But there is more than beaches and cocktails! Let me show you how to spend a wonderful afternoon in the city of Hurghada! Be aware of pickpockets! Church St. Shenouda Our first stop is the Coptic orthodox church St. Shenouda. A great white building crowded with religious people during the ceremonies. It’s a nice way to experience a bit…

Visiting the ancient temple Luxor aka mass tourism reloaded

Visiting the ancient temple Luxor aka mass tourism reloaded Ever since I was a little girl I’ve always wanted to explore the ancient temples and pyramids of Egypt. My first visit to Egypt a couple of years ago wasn’t so much fun as I got fever and had a throat infection so bad that I couldn’t do much at all. This time was different! My dear friend Gabi asked me…

Diving the Red Sea with Dive In Travel

Diving the Red Sea with Dive In Travel My passion for diving is as intense as it is with travelling and life itself. It will never stop. It simply makes me complete! Therefore I’m gonna share with you my most recent diving experience in Soma Bay, Egypt where we went for two amazing days diving in the Red Sea. Preparation No rush in the morning to get to the boats –…

24 hours in Abu Dhabi – 5 Things to do, 5 Things to see and 10 You can skip

Why would anybody go on a 24 hour trip to Abu Dhabi? (36 hours including the flight-time) Well – the answer is simple and shows a little bit of my craziness: I needed the miles! Oh and I wanted to see something new. In order to get my frequent flyer bonus program to the next level, I needed another 6000 miles to reach my gold status. Now I got it!…

Israel travel tips

Israel Travel Tips // Israel 101 // Israel for Beginners

Shalom my fellow Wanderlusters! Israel is a diverse country in every single aspect. I got the chance to visit this beautiful and historically important country on the Asian continent. Israel Travel Tips // Israel 101 // Israel for Beginners General The official languages are Hebrew and Arabic Remember Shalom and Toda Raba which mean Hello and Thank you in Hebrew As-salam alaykom and šukran in Arabic Jerusalem is the capital, Tel Aviv…

6 things not travel without

6 things I never travel without and you should neither

Dear my fellow wanderlusters! I’ve been getting this question a lot in the last couple of month so I decided to finally do it! May I present to you: 6 Things I never travel without Teabags and Tea Cup to go I love, love, love tea. I need my tea in the morning as others need their coffee. Wherever I go I try to get some local tea and back…

5 spots love tel aviv

5 Spots that will make you love Tel Aviv

  5 Spots that will make you love Tel Aviv Shalom my fellow Wanderlusters! Most travellers arrive at Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv when they start their journey through Israel. Don’t start your trip in Israel by heading off to other parts of the country but get to know the mix of tradition and innovation that is Tel Aviv. I had no idea of what Tel Aviv was…

17 Reasons why Scotland is a Harry Potter Fan’s Dream come true

17 Reasons why you should visit Scotland if you are a Harry Potter Fan Some of you might wonder why I’m so fond of Scotland!? Mhhhh let me tell you this: I went there without knowing that it is a Harry Potter fans real life dream! Not only did JK Rowling start writing the legendary Harry Potter series in Edinburgh, but also finished them there! Submerge yourself even deeper into the magical…

Meteora must see Greece

5 Must-Sees and Letdowns around Greece

I’ve been waiting for the right time to share this post with you! I should be in Greece right now, but I had to cancel last-minute. The ups and downs of life I guess! But nevertheless let me show you my 5 Must-Sees and Letdowns around Greece! Greece is such a diverse country in every dimension – reaching from the great islands in the Mediterranean Sea to great mountains and…

Road trip Canada costs

How much is a road trip in Canada? Breaking down all the costs!

Road tripping the Provinces Ontario and Quebec! You are thinking about a road trip in Canada, but you are unsure about the costs of it? I will tell you how much I spent on my rental car including gas and other fees! The route I started my journey in Montreal and made the following stops on my way around: Gananoque and 1000 islands national park * Kingston * Toronto Stratford* Niagara Falls…

Travelling without liquids solid shampoo

Travelling without liquids – Solid Shampoo Bars

Just a quick rush to the bathroom, you open your toiletry kit and without looking you want to take your shampoo out. But instead of grabbing the clean bottle, your fingers are covered in a mixture of soap-like liquids. Ugghh, right? We have all been there! Travelling without liquids – Solid Shampoo Solid shampoos are not very well known, but are simply great! No more leaking bottles no matter where…

Cenote Diving – Best moment of Summer 2014

Cenotes: underground cave and cavern systems in Yucatán I got into diving in 2010. My mum had told me to go and try it, because she used to dive a lot during our holidays in Turkey. I’ve never given it much thought. “It’s another world down there” is what I’ve heard people saying about it. While being on exchange in Venezuela I got certified and kept going with the courses…