Can travel heal you? I doubted it until I returned to Galle, Sri Lanka on Halloween to get rid of some personal ghosts and reclaim my love for this country.
Have you heard of Kok Boru, the headless goat polo, a traditional Kyrgyz horseback competition? What it is all about? Follow me to the World Nomad Games in Kyrgyzstan to the village of Bosteri on the shores of the Issyk-Kul lake.
Want to eat your way through 1 city and 2 continents? Take a food tour in Istanbul and explore the best cuisine in Turkey. From baklava & simit to Turkish coffee and the one dish you shouldn’t try!
Istanbul is romantic, contradicting and exciting – perfect for an overnight date as I recently discovered. Where to stay in Istanbul, what to eat and how to make the most of a stopover in Turkey.
Where to stay in Bangkok, Thailand, areas for sightseeing, hipsters, foodies and where to find the best Thai food in this ultimate city guide.
Keen to do Yoga in Bali? I show you where you can find the best yoga studios in Ubud & the rest of the island and what else there is on offer for aspiring yogis.
Nepal is so much more than trekking in the Himalayas. Where to go and what to see? I show you the beautiful places of Nepal – beyond Everest.
How can we promote responsible tourism in this day and age and what does this even entail? Thoughts about Bali, overtourism and our role as travel writers.
Looking for an Apnea school in Thailand? Check out a Blue Immersion course for freediving in Koh Tao to learn the ins & outs of diving on a single breath.
Heading to Bali and looking for some hip, vegan or plain yummy food? Sharing my favorite restaurants in Seminyak with you for all tastes & budgets.
Hello, I’m Annika!
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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