An unforgettable trip to the observatory in La Serena, Chile

Not many know this but northern Chile is home to the largest concentration of astronomical observatories in the world thanks to the exceptional transparency of its skies. It comes as no surprise then that one of the most interesting trips I have ever done was a visit to an observatory two hours’ drive from La … Continue reading An unforgettable trip to the observatory in La Serena, Chile

The Glacier Express

The Glacier Express is said to be one of the must-do panoramic train rides in Switzerland along with the Bernina Express. Depending on the route you choose to do between St Moritz and Zermatt, you will climb up to 2033m at the Oberalppass. There we were greeted with stunning views of the Alps. We started … Continue reading The Glacier Express

A terrifying first hammam experience in Casablanca, Morocco

When hearing the word hammam, one usually envisions a relaxing experience with a great massage and nice warm waters. Let’s just say my first hammam experience couldn’t have been further from that. My 2 (guy) friends and I had just survived a grueling 5 days journey hitch hiking from England all the way down to … Continue reading A terrifying first hammam experience in Casablanca, Morocco