Knowing that one pays almost nothing for flights for babies below the age of 2, we decided to travel as far as possible before our firstborn’s second birthday in February 2017. Back then, the destination of choice was New Zealand. With the second child’s upcoming second birthday approaching, I wanted to take advantage of the … Continue reading 3 kids 4 countries 6 flights 23 days – how & what to pack?
Innsbruck had been on my list of places to visit for the longest time and I am glad we finally made it there recently. It was our first road trip as a family of 5 and we made sure to break the 4+ hour journey so the kids could stretch their legs and us parents … Continue reading An Innsbruck (Austrian) Weekend
Cruising in general is something many associate to be a method of travel for older people. After our third cruise last year (first time with kids), all I can say is – I cannot wait to go on our next cruise in 2019! Important to note that most cruise lines impose a strict minimum age … Continue reading 5 reasons to take your kids on a cruise holiday
Claiming an estimated 300 lives a year, it is no surprise that this road north of La Paz was once dubbed the most dangerous road in the world. If you are a thrill seeker, biking down the Death Road when visiting Bolivia has to be on your list of things to do. The van picked us … Continue reading The time I fell twice biking down the Death Road in La Paz
If you’re looking for raw natural beauty with the most amazing landscapes, the little town of San Pedro de Atacama in northern Chile should definitely be a destination to visit on your list. With an average rainfall of 1mm a year, the Atacama Desert is the driest non-polar desert in the world. We crossed into … Continue reading San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
I was fortunate to be the 13th person in 2017 to visit Ittoqqortoormiit in East Greenland exactly a year ago. The remotest inhabited community in the western hemisphere with 373 people, Ittoqqortoormiit is located above the Arctic circle at the mouth of the largest fjord system in the world. Getting There We flew from Reykjavik … Continue reading The icy island in the north that forever stole my heart
For some reason, I once really wanted to spend a night in a yurt. When I found out that this was a possibility on a trip to Kazakhstan, I made it a priority to make sure this strange dream of mine would come true. After spending our first night in Almaty, we made our way … Continue reading Spending a night in a Yurt in Kazakhstan