Top 3 Best Beaches in the lower Florida Keys

Sombrero Beach

When heading down to the Keys also be prepared for the lack of many pristine beaches. It is therefore wise to read up on where to find them which I obviously did. Consequently I had 3 wonderful sun-filled afternoons at the beach and all of them were pretty and up to my standards. And believe me, my beach standards are quite high. So, let's reveal? (No time to read? Scroll down to the 160 seconds video!) Sombrero Beach at Marathon My personal favourite beach is Sombrero Beach in … [Read more...]

Côte d’Azur travel tip: a day trip to Île de Porquerolles

Ile de Porquerolles

The highlight of my holiday in the Côte d'Azur was my day trip to the island Porquerolles - in French: Île de Porquerolles. I found it so beautiful and peaceful that I literally teared up while I was there. The unspoilt island is boasting with deserted coves, and white sandy beaches with the clearest water you have ever seen. It is like a little piece of Paradise on earth. But that's not all. Île de Porquerolles is besides a tropical beach destination also a haven for nature lovers, bikers and … [Read more...]

Mykonos Favourite Beach: Elia Beach

Mykonos beaches are famed all over the world. Most popular are the party beaches Paradise and Super Paradise where you get to rub elbows with celebrities and dance to the tunes of international DJs. But these two beaches aren't necessarily the best beaches on the island. Moreover, they are anything but family-friendly, loud, and overcrowded. The beaches on the northern coast of the island are less organized and ideal to enjoy some peace and calm. I have visited several calm beaches and party … [Read more...]

5x Mykonos’ best bits outside the party zones

Mykonos mills

Although Mykonos is not the most beautiful Greek island, it certainly is one of the most popular ones. Known for its beautiful sandy beaches, party scene and gay-friendly atmosphere, the island is a favourite among many Europeans and Americans. So it might come as a surprise to you that I actually go there to relax and restore my energy. Indeed, Mykonos is far more than a party destination. Having visited the Greek island now twice, it has become one of my favourite escapes. I just love the … [Read more...]

5 Best Beaches on Santorini

Red Beach Santorini

Santorini might be a popular honeymoon destination, it is also an ideal destination for a carefree family beach holiday. The Greek island is known for its beautiful blue sea, but do not expect powdery white sandy beaches. Because it is a volcanic island, the beaches mostly consist of black sand, pebbles and volcanic stones. Nevertheless, the stunning rock formations in different colors, and the clear turquoise waters easily make up for that. Why to rent a car With a rental car from sunny … [Read more...]