A road trip around the North Coast – from Gairloch to Lochinver (part 1)

The NC500 is a road trip of more than 500 miles which starts and ends in Inverness. We already mastered…

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What I learned in Estonia

Traveling around Estonia this summer was an amazing experience. Of course way too short as with all my trips but…

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A day on the beach in Pärnu

On my last full day in Estonia I left Kuressaare and the island of Saaremaa at a much more reasonable…

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Spending a day in Kuressaare on the island of Saaremaa

Getting to Kuressaare from Haapsalu proved to be a bit of a challenge. As much as I prefer taking the…

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The charming town of Haapsalu

I came across Haapsalu on one of the blogs I was reading in preparation of this trip to Estonia. Just…

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Walking through Tallinn

After visiting Riga and Latvia last year, it was time for another Baltic country. This time I was off to…

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A weekend in Rovinj

Rovinj is only a couple of hours drive away from Vienna and therefore an excellent location for a long weekend.…

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A guided tour through Kiev Pechersk Lavra

The Kiev Pechersk Lavara or the Kiev Monastery of the Caves is a sight to behold. Together with the St.…

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The Dnieper river – strolling along and going on a cruise

The Dnieper river reminds me of the Danube in Vienna. It divides the city in two parts. And we stayed…

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Discovering Kiev while walking around

What did I know about Kiev before I arrived there? Not much to be honest. I think the Eurovision Song…

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