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The Amankila ABC.

The Amankila ABC.

Today I want to show you more of my recent favorite hotels: the Amankila in Bali. Here I got to spend a couple of nights and attend their on-site wellness retreat which was pure heaven. But honestly, even without the retreat a stay at this hotel would have been pure...

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Thailand’s last secret island.

Thailand’s last secret island.

Looking for a secret Thai island? Yes, indeed, one still exists and no, it ain't Koh Phi Phi. And today I will let you in on its secret location. You are getting a real hidden gem here. The reality is that we travel bloggers always talk about hidden gems, getting off...

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All I want for Christmas is …

All I want for Christmas is …

I know I am coming to the party rather late. In all fairness, I had my good reasons. Work, a relationship, you know... life. But then I thought, well, it has been on my agenda for 2017 and the deadline is only January and why not at least try? India. I have yet to go...

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My year in Animal Selfies.

My year in Animal Selfies.

I wanted to do a little recap of 2016, but I didn't feel like putting up the usual post of what I did and where I went. What I started to do this year and loved, was to take animal selfies of really anything that would get in front of a lens with me. Mind you, I am...

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I’m a girl with messy hair and a thirsty heart who likes to be anywhere but home. After having lived in New York and South Africa for many years, I now call the world home because I love one thing more than drinking wine and doing yoga together – traveling.

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LATEST POSTS

The Amankila ABC.

The Amankila ABC.

Today I want to show you more of my recent favorite hotels: the Amankila in Bali. Here I got to spend a couple of nights and attend their on-site wellness retreat which was pure heaven. But honestly, even without the retreat a stay at this hotel would have been pure...

read more
All I want for Christmas is …

All I want for Christmas is …

I know I am coming to the party rather late. In all fairness, I had my good reasons. Work, a relationship, you know... life. But then I thought, well, it has been on my agenda for 2017 and the deadline is only January and why not at least try? India. I have yet to go...

read more
Thailand’s last secret island.

Thailand’s last secret island.

Looking for a secret Thai island? Yes, indeed, one still exists and no, it ain't Koh Phi Phi. And today I will let you in on its secret location. You are getting a real hidden gem here. The reality is that we travel bloggers always talk about hidden gems, getting off...

read more
My year in Animal Selfies.

My year in Animal Selfies.

I wanted to do a little recap of 2016, but I didn't feel like putting up the usual post of what I did and where I went. What I started to do this year and loved, was to take animal selfies of really anything that would get in front of a lens with me. Mind you, I am...

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The Elephant’s guide to Koh Tao

Some people need to have seen it all, in order to make a recommendation. I do want to see it all, but till I get there I have no problem to say: Marrakech, Cape Town and Bangkok are awesome – go visit, now! So you could rightfully call me biased when I tell you that Koh Tao is the island on the Gulf coast to be, but I don’t care. And again – go visit, now! After all Koh Tao means Turtle Island and what more do you really need in a holiday destination?

 

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America’s Next Blog Model?

Today I want to gossip a bit, if I may. Just a little rant with a question to it, which I hope you, dear reader, can answer.

So here is goes…. On my recent India trip and in general I have noticed an increase of travel bloggers pretending to be fashion models and a whole lot of nakedness. What is up with that?

 

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Sweat, Tears & the Sea. A Wellness Retreat in Bali

They say, the cure for anything is saltwater. Sweat, tears or the sea.
Technically I knew this, but it never rang so true as after the last couple of days. In fact, I had no idea that I needed curing of anything…

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Solotrip: Vom Glück des Alleinreisens (German Edition)

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