What’s a story about Pictures? An Ode to leaving your camera on dry land more often and how to simply enjoy the moment.
What defines an adventure? I wasn’t looking for adventures in Italy but in the middle of the Dolomites, they found me. A story about mountains, comfort zones, and why adventures are for everyone.
Bangkok is not easy to love yet one of my favorite cities, something that surprises most people. Why I love the capital of Thailand so much? I wrote a little love letter to this hot city…
Maybe I was naive to think that with 40 I would have a little more shit figured out. I didn't expect my life to magically fall into place overnight but I also didn't think I would find myself in Mexico crying after a week of great dates, riddled with anxiety, and...
I am turning 40 today – happy birthday to me! With that I give you 40 somewhat random facts of things I love, am grateful for, plan for this year and have learned.
Not another year-end travel review but instead my 2018 when it came to love, travel, and purpose with all the good, the bad, and the ugly.
Are you looking for solo travel inspiration and tips? The English ebook version of my book Solo Trip – Me, Myself & the World is now for sale on my blog.
"It's dark because you are trying too hard." I just found this line again while doing some 'research' for this post. Research amongst my old posts because I frequently like to repeat myself. It is almost cyclical and nobody has called me out on it yet but I know it...
Is travel meant to transform our lives? Seems to be a reason for so many why they travel. But is that not putting too great expectations into the whole matter?
I am back in Bangkok and after two nights of basically no sleep due to what I like to call jetlag-induced insomnia I now feel rested for the first time as the insomnia finally left last night. I don't even know why but I am beyond grateful and have a newfound...
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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