Of Molas & Mantas – Diving in Bali.

Of Molas & Mantas – Diving in Bali.

The other day I met a guy. We dated for a bit and I started to really like him despite some glaring differences. He drank Kombucha, I prefer Champagne. I like burgers, he liked tofu. He was a scientist, I am a writer. He had an apartment, I have a suitcase. All of...

So you think you can dive? Diving 102.

So you think you can dive? Diving 102.

Well, if you have managed to be and breathe underwater I guess you can dive. Sort of. Honestly, I had no idea that there was so much more to diving than getting my certifications. I have written about some basics on how to get the first toe in the water here. This...

Diving 101.

Diving 101.

Unlike other 101s, taking your first figurative steps underwater will be the most exciting class you could ever take. And while I'm no teacher (yet) I love nothing more than getting people excited about things that I also love. Usually, that is a book, I truly...

Into the blue.

Into the blue.

Sundays are perfect for dreaming. When the weather is grey there is nothing better than curling up for a second or third nap or to daydream about faraway places. This week I have been thinking about Bangkok a lot, truly one of my favourite cities in the world. At...

Bite me if you dare – Diving in Sipadan.

Bite me if you dare – Diving in Sipadan.

I was never really daring, but I was never really afraid of things either. Maybe a bit apprehensive to sleep in my own bed after watching too many Spartacus movies with my dad, but not really afraid. I was a child with a happy, undisturbed upbringing and there was...

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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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