Solomoon in the Maldives.

Solomoon in the Maldives.

My trip to Maldives started with the idea of a solomoon (solo travel + honeymoon = solomoon!) and ended in the beginning of a heartbreak. The latter was totally unplanned; I don't go that far for a good story. "You think you have time."  Buddha The Maldives have long...

The 10 coolest Bali Airbnb.

The 10 coolest Bali Airbnb.

You guys know that I am an obsessive innate planner when it comes to traveling. While sometimes I take it to the extreme, I really enjoy myself in the process, and it means that I usually end up with really nice places to stay. I am a truffle pig when it comes to...

1 Reason to love Koh Phi Phi

1 Reason to love Koh Phi Phi

I must admit that in my job it is easy to develop a little chip on your shoulder. The number of times people make googly eyes when I tell them what I do and that yes, in fact, I am currently working from Thailand, is staggering. Nobody cares that I am not...

Rock the Kasbah – Marrakech, my Father & I.

Marrakech is an ideal city to live out all your Arabian Night fantasies so it was inevitable that it would become my city, I always preferred Jasmine to Cinderella. That even holds true when you are traveling alone or in my case, with my father. All you need is a room...



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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Solotrip: Vom Glück des Alleinreisens (German Edition)