Best places to visit near Venice Italy: day trips and short breaks

Best places to visit near Venice Italy: day trips and short breaks

There are so many great places to visit near Venice, Italy. If you’re looking for day trips from Venice or even short breaks, you have a lot to choose from! There’s the sea, there are mountains, cities and towns, and you can even go abroad! So if you’re still wondering what other places to add…

Ryokan experience in Japan: why you need it and what you should know

Ryokan experience in Japan: why you need it and what you should know

Ever wondered what a Ryokan experience is like? Or a Japanese onsen experience?  Let’s start by saying that time spent in a ryokan or an onsen is time well spent! It’s a time to enjoy a peaceful atmosphere.Time to be surrounded by beauty.Time to indulge in a relaxing hot bath.Time to let your taste buds…

Packing list for a mountain vacation with kids: don’t forget anything!

Packing list for a mountain vacation with kids: don’t forget anything!

I decided to interrupt my Venice posts with a lovely little packing list for a mountain vacation. The reason for that? Well, let me tell you why. Storytime We went on a weekend trip to Tatry – Strbske Pleso, to be exact. Staying in a nice hotel, lovely room with a kitchen, breakfast. Nice and…

Best ryokan in Hakone with private onsen – top 8 of 2023

Best ryokan in Hakone with private onsen – top 8 of 2023

Staying in a ryokan with private onsen in Gora, Hakone, was one of the best experiences we had in Japan. There’s a subtle luxury, traditional Japanese hospitality and culture, incredibly tasty food (kaiseki is something else when you’re in a ryokan)… There are just so many things that I loved about our experience! Whenever someone…

Different ways of travelling to your destination: popular and unexpected

Different ways of travelling to your destination: popular and unexpected

When you’ve chosen a place you want to go to, maybe you’ve even checked out some things to do there and where you’d like to stay. But now it’s time to figure out a way of travelling to your destination. There are so many different ways to travel that you can get confused about which…

12 most interesting birds and animals in Torres del Paine – and Patagonia

12 most interesting birds and animals in Torres del Paine – and Patagonia

Torres del Paine National park in the Chilean Patagonia is one of the most incredible destinations in the world. It offers some of the best hiking trails in the world, full of glaciers, turquoise waters, and towering mountains. But what some people might not realize is that there are some very interesting and even endangered…