Uncovering Turkey’s hidden gem: The peninsula Datça

Turkey is a popular holiday destination for North Europeans because of its hot summers, friendly people, budget-friendly accommodations and great food. But while many flock to the touristy resort destinations, I’m already planning my second trip to the more remote area of Turkey: the peninsula Datça. Yesterday I blogged about Villa Olivio which is located on the peninsula […]

Top 5 Places to have Breakfast in Leiden

Weekends are enjoyed best by starting your day off with a lavish breakfast. I made it a tradition to have big and wholesome breakfasts on Saturday and Sunday, whether it is at home in my pajamas flipping pancakes and omelettes, or by going out for breakfast in the city. I live a 20 minute bike ride […]

5 Favourite seafront restaurants in the Côte d’Azur

The Côte d’Azur is swarming with seafront restaurants, some more expensive than others. Although you will not have a hard time finding a restaurant, quality and service can differentiate. Therefore I would like to share my 5 favourite seafront restaurants with a beautiful view, comfortable atmosphere, and friendly staff. All 5 are easy accessible by car […]

Athens’ Hottest ‘Hood to Shop and Eat Revealed

It’s easy to feel like a local, not a tourist, when shopping and eating in Athens’ hottest neighbourhood: Kolonaki. The fairly quiet area is Athens’ most fashionable and upmarket neighbourhood, boasting with boutiques (high-end and casual), local as well as international renowned designer stores, and hip restaurants. In summer, it is very lively when the terraces of […]

Shopping Guide Berlin: Mitte

Today I’ll feature the 3rd of four shopping guides in Berlin. Although my guides are already quite elaborate, I’m still not covering all there is to see and shop. Berlin is continuously changing and developing. Chances are that if you visit Berlin every two year, you’ll discover something new each time. Moreover, Berlin is at […]

Shopping Guide Berlin: Prenzlauerberg

When you are in Berlin, Prenzlauerberg should be on your list. It’s one of the hippest and most upcoming neighbourhoods. The Croco Blue bar I blogged about last week is also in Prenzlauerberg. There is a friendly and young atmosphere with lots of small boutiques, bars and eateries to choose from. But what I loved most […]

Shopping Guide Amsterdam: Old South – part 3

Amsterdam Old South is where a lot of Dutch TV celebrities, wealthy real estate people, private bankers, and nouveau riche live. No surprise because it is a beautiful residential area, green and peaceful, and only a stone throw away from the city’s Vondelpark and the bustling city center. I love to stroll the streets of […]