Hiking Mt Hallasan in snowy conditions – Get your crampons on!
When we hiked Mt Hallasan in March, there was still plenty of snow on the mountain. It made for a gorgeous hike!
One day in Gondar: a perfect itinerary
These are my sightseeing tips about how to spend a day in Gondar, a beautiful and interesting city in northern Ethiopia. Make the most of your day with this itinerary.
Seeing the waves of Nazaré
A few times per year the waves in Nazaré, a small town on Portugal's Atlantic coast, swell to epic proportions. Watch how surfers defy all odds on these monster waves.
Feeding hyenas in Harar: no laughing matter
What do you do when you own a travel website called Say Yes To New Adventures and someone asks you if you feel like hand-feeding hyenas? Rhetorical question :-)
Hiking in Lalibela: experiencing Ethiopia’s mountain life
If you are visiting Lalibela I highly recommend taking an extra two days to hike in the highlands to see magnificient panoramas and the local way of life.
Our Danakil Depression tour in Ethiopia: earth’s extremes
The Danakil Depression: a region so surreal that you’ll wonder if you are actually still on Planet Earth. It is also known as Gateway to Hell, so come prepared.
Hiking the Fisherman’s Trail in Portugal – Travel story
This four-day hiking trail along the Portuguese coast is one of my all-time favourites. Immerse yourself in the wild nature and beautiful landscapes of the Fisherman's Trail.
Alentejo road trip: Stones, skulls and a splendid place to stay
A road trip in the Alentejo: the area around Evoramonte makes a perfect weekend break from Lisbon.
A spectacular day trip from Lisbon: Cabo da Roca and Praia da Ursa
The most magnificient beach that I found close to LIsbon is Praia da Ursa. In this blog I’ll share with you how you can combine a stroll on this gorgeously…
Finding the best pastel de nata in Lisbon
I went around town to look for the bakery that sells the best pastel de nata in Lisbon. In this article I list my top favourite places!
5 delicious vegetarian street food snacks that you should try when you’re in South Korea
Being a vegetarian is not always easy in Korea. I've tried my best to find a couple of great meat-free street foods that you must try when you are in…
Hipster Heaven – Two days in Antwerp’s hottest neighbourhoods
Sharing my tips for a weekend in Antwerp: breakfast and brunch places, sustainable shopping, and the city's hippest neighbourhoods. Don't forget the waffles and flemish fries!