11 Reasons Why You’ll Love Phinda Game Reserve

Phinda Game Reserve

If you do just one safari in South Africa, do it at Phinda Game Reserve. As many of you have probably realized by now, I have a new favorite country – South Africa. I have already been three times, and there’s a likely fourth coming up sooner than I thought. The last time I’ve been … Read more

10 Perfectly Good Reasons To Ski In Val Di Sole

ski in Val di Sole

If you are a fan of winter sports, you have to ski in Val di Sole, Trentino. Val di Sole is one of the most charming valleys of Trentino; the kind of place where you may get the impression time has stopped. Surrounded by beautiful mountains that called to be hiked and home to forests, … Read more

Visiting Japan Off The Beaten Path: The Gorgeous Shikoku

Japan off the beaten path

When travelers commission me to plan a custom Japan itinerary, the majority of them have the same request. They want to go off Japan’s beaten path, but not so far that they need to extend their trip, or skip “staple” destinations like Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka. My answer—Shikoku—surprises them, but they eventually come around. The … Read more

15 Beautiful Places To Visit In Jaisalmer

Many places to visit in Jaisalmer are so beautiful that it would be a shame to miss them. There are many incredible places to visit in India, and Jaisalmer is definitely one of them. With its roughly 90000 inhabitants, and much smaller compared to Indian megalopolis, there are many fabulous places to visit in Jaisalmer, … Read more

25 Fantastic, Fun And Unique Things To Do In Indonesia

things to do in Indonesia

With all the things to do in Indonesia, I am surprised that most people who visit Indonesia usually go straight to Bali and skip other beautiful attractions located in other parts of the country. This is a real pity. I have been lucky enough to visit Java, the Komodo Islands and Bali and I can confidently say … Read more

The 7 Best Cities In India

best cities in India

There are many incredible cities in India. The country is so big that it’s impossible to get to know it all – unless spending months of constantly traveling there, or going multiple times (each to a different area). A selection of the best cities in India will inevitably reflect personal taste and experiences – so … Read more

11 Reasons Why Hiking Alone May Be A Bad Idea

hiking alone

I have recently been on a trip to Costa Brava where a lot of hiking alone was involved. In fact, out of the 9 days I have spent in the region, 7 were days of hiking and I had a guide only on one hike. Those 6 solo hiking days thought me something very important: … Read more

10 Incredible Places To Go Hiking In Lanzarote

hiking in Lanzarote

Famous for its beaches and the great waves, hiking in Lanzarote is so good that it actually is a fantastic destination even for nature lovers. This is the easternmost of the main Canary Islands, and the third most populated in the archipelago. Arrecife is the capital and the main city. Read more about the rest … Read more