• 10 Unique Tropical Islands In The World To Visit

    Ever since I lived in the Caribbean in 2006 I have had a crush on islands. There is simply a different vibe and people seem to be happier than elsewhere. People don’t take life so serious and live a day-to-day lifestyle rather than worrying what the future will bring them. Over the years I have learned that islandlife is totally my thing. Running around on flip-flops wearing swimmers feels so uncomplicated and that is how life should be.

  • 12 Reasons To Visit Bali

    I used to say that I had a love hate relationship with this Indonesian island, but things changed: I am totally in love with this little green paradise! Due to its popularity the island went through massive changes the last years. The first time I decided to visit Bali was in 2010 and back then it was not at all a favourite: I got sick, it rained all the time and traffic was horrendous!

  • 12 Travel Tips for Kalanggaman Island Leyte

    My new island crush is Kalanggaman Island Leyte and it is somewhere in the East of the Philippines. In a country with so many gorgeous islands it is hard to stand out, but from the moment I arrived it was love at first sight and I decided to write a Kalanggaman Island blog post about my new crush with all my travel tips and things to know. How to get there, where to stay, the facilities, the entrance fee and more.

  • 15 Things To Do In Koh Tao in 2021

     

    Of course scuba diving will always be the main tourist drag simply because it is one of the cheapest places in the world to get your PADI. But there are more things to do in Koh Tao besides scuba diving! Since I have spent so much time in this little paradise I will reveal the list of the coolest Koh Tao things to do according to ‘locals’.

    With the help of one of my friends who is still living in Koh Tao this article is updated in March 2021.

  • 31 Things To Know When You Travel to Isla Holbox

     

    Just 30 minutes after I arrived I knew immediately that traveling to Isla Holbox was a great decision! Wow, what a little paradise I just discovered up on the north coast of the Yucatan peninsula! The sandy roads, the laid-back vibe, the Caribbean sea, the beautiful beaches and so many travelers and happy faces. The perfect place to live an islandlife!

    In this complete Isla Holbox travel guide I will tell you everything you need to know when visiting Isla Holbox. The best places to see, things to do, where to stay, where to eat, how much it costs, how to get there, is it safe, activities, the internet situation, best time to visit and much more.

  • 4 Amazing Thailand Itineraries for 2 Weeks

     

    Planning your trip to Thailand for 2 weeks? Unfortunately there are so many cool places to visit in Thailand and to see the most of the country I would suggest a 4 weeks itinerary around Thailand. That said it is understandable that not everyone has the time and money to travel to Thailand for 4 weeks.

    It is hard to come up with the ultimate 14 days itinerary for Thailand and therefore I created 4 different itineraries so you can choose the one you prefer most!

  • 5 Island Hopping Itineraries for Thailand in 2021

    Looking for the best way to travel around the islands in Thailand? I got you covered with 5 different itineraries around the country to see the best islands. In this Thailand travel blog you will find island hopping itineraries from Phuket, island hopping itineraries around Krabi and around Koh Samui. Find 1-week Thailand island hopping itineraries as well as 2-week Thailand island hopping itineraries!

    Keep on reading for a special itinerary... island hopping from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok! :)

  • A Bar Guide Plus Best Restaurants In Koh Tao

     

    You only have a couple days on the island and don't know where to go out in Koh Tao? With this complete restaurant and bar guide for Koh Tao I will give you some insider tips for when you travel to Thailand. I have lived on Koh Tao for 6 months and visited 5 times, and I know most places by now. You are spoilt for choice with upscale dining, local Thai cuisine, party places, live music and of course beach lounge bars, most of them all clustered around Sairee Beach.

  • A Canggu Bali Guide (Things To Do, Best Restaurants, Beaches & Where To Stay)

    What to do in Canggu? An easy question to answer: eat, relax, beach, surf, enjoy, repeat! With so many cool places around you are spoiled for choice so I made a list of Canggu things to do and where to go eat.

  • Best Islands To Visit In Thailand

    Island hopping Thailand is probably one of the most popular holiday packages in Asia for young people. Everyone once heard stories about the Full Moon party, crazy nights in Koh Phi Phi or the early mornings in Phuket. But it is not only about partying, there are way more things to do in Thailand than just getting drunk. Let me show you the best islands in to travel in this amazing country. Im sure you will find the right one in this list.

  • Best Koh Tao Hiking Trails & Viewpoints in 2021

    The time that this little island was solely a diving paradise is long gone! Just like any other tourist destinations in Thailand, Koh Tao is getting more popular each year. Many tourists and travelers finding its way to this tiny little nirvana in the Gulf of Thailand. Traveling to Koh Tao is popular than ever before and there are numerous things to do besides diving. Hiking in Koh Tao is fabulous and with so many cool viewpoints it is one of the reasons tourists visit Koh Tao.

  • Best Places In North Cebu | Bantayan, Malapascua, Kalanggaman

    Island hopping is a great way to visit the best places in North Cebu, because most of the tourist destinations in North Cebu are islands close to the main island. This in contrary to all the cool things to do in South Cebu where you can find whale sharks, waterfalls, viewpoints and great hikes all on Cebu mainland. Up North there are three main Cebu tourist spots that are the top destinations and a perfect escape to unwind. Get the real island feeling on either Malapascua, Bantayan or Kalanggaman.

  • El Nido Island Hopping: 14 things to do in El Nido

    Have you always been dreaming of tiny islands, deserted beaches, limestone cliffs and dramatic sunsets? It was in 2008 when I found El Nido Palawan for the first time and this year I had the chance to come back to this exotic paradise. El Nido Island Hopping should be on every travellers bucketlist.

  • Everything You Need To Know When Traveling To Lesbos Island

    Recently I visited one of the most popular Northern Aegean Islands: Lesbos, Greece. Soaking up the last rays of summer sun when the rest of Europe was getting cold. This peaceful island was putting a summer smile on my face at the end of Autumn. Lesbos is a great place to go off the beaten path in Europe. In this blog you can read how I explored the island by car and checked out all the Lesbos tourist spots for you with things to do, places to visit and many more Lesbos tips.

  • My Trip to Raja Ampat (16 Things To Do, Tips & How To Get There)

    Travelling is not only about the destination; the journey is sometimes just as incredible! This famous quote was definitely applicable to my trip to Raja Ampat. If you have read my blog Sailing through the Raja Ampat Islands with Mutiara Laut you know how I ended up on this amazing luxury sailing ship and that I had the time of my life.

  • Nusa Penida Blog | Things To Do & Itinerary

     

    If you are going on a trip to Bali and you want a slice of real island life then please visit Nusa Penida. In this blog post I tell you everything you need to know when you travel to Nusa Penida and while reading and looking at the pictures you will understand why this was one of the best places to visit in Bali. All the highlights, amazing places to see, things to do, where to stay, instagram spots and even Nusa Penida itineraries will be be discussed. Also if you decided to do a Nusa Penida day trip (not recommended) I can give you some tips. Enjoy this fabulous island before mass tourism takes over!

  • Siquijor Travel Guide (Things To Do, Viewpoints, Cliff Jumping, Hotels)

    Welcome to the island of witchcraft and natural healing. This bewitched island is an off the beaten path destination in the Philippines and magical in many ways. A Siquijor tour is a great experience for every adventurous traveller. This lush green mountainous islet lies South of Cebu and East of Negros and can best be reached by boat from Dumaguete.

  • Ultimate Guide for Island Hopping Thailand in 2021

     

    Island hopping Thailand is probably the most popular first big trip for young travelers and I can totally understand why! Traveling to Thailand is hot again after the global pandemic! Some may say the islands are overcrowded and the authentic Thai lifestyle is gone. I am the last one to deny this as Thailand tourism changed a lot over the years. But hey... I am just as much guilty as I have visited Thailand almost 20 times.

    Island hopping in Thailand never gets boring and is always something to look forward to. The uncomplicated and laid-back vibe is something hard to explain, but it makes me book a Thailand holiday over and over.