One unforgettable restaurant in Yangon was on the 20th floor of the Sakura Tower, called Thiripyitsaya Sky Bistro. The food wasn't great, an eclectic mix of cuisines, but we already knew we . . .
After eating local food for days in Myanmar, we were really craving some western food. Luckily we were in Bagan and a friend told us about Weatherspoon's delicious burgers. Weather Spoon's is a . . .
Myanmar is one of the most exotic places I've been to. Going there in 2012 was like going back in time 20 or 30 years. I am sure that since it has opened up, many things are different now. For example . . .
When we visited the Philippine Embassy in Yangon in 2012, our lovely hosts B and L (with their sweet daughter) took us to this gorgeous colonial-style tea salon, patisserie and restaurant. When you . . .
This is a photoblog on the second most impressive Buddhist Temple's I visited while we were in Indonesia. It is located at Cemara Asri in Medan. (In my opinion this was the most impressive.) Though . . .
If you love quirky vintage design and style, you will love Boutique Nadine in Florence. I found Boutique Nadine on the Unusual Florence catalogue and went to visit their 2 stores. I prefer their Via . . .
A specialty store on all things olive. Here you will find products using different parts of the olive tree from food and beauty to kitchen products. I absolutely loved this store and could have stayed . . .
While walking through Firenze we stumbled on the loveliest shops. I was really excited about La Confetteria because it combined 3 of my favorite things: Luxurious interior design Beautiful and . . .
I love looking for unique and unusual experiences when I travel. Florence is considered the birthplace of Renaissance so Renaissance art, architecture and design is everywhere you look. To be honest, . . .
Artisanal Italian Gelato is the original ice cream and compared to commercial ice cream it is creamier, denser, melts faster and is made with natural fresh ingredients. In Florence - and I assume the . . .
I've always wondered what it would be like to stay in an AirBnB instead of a hotel, but we never had any reason to try it out because we've always found great affordable deals on hotels during our . . .
After the discomforts of the first trimester, it is nice to have a babymoon on the second trimester, when the all-day-sickness subsides and you are feeling more positive and energetic. A babymoon . . .
This museum is my favorite so far. This is no surprise because the name translates to Museum of Arts and Crafts! It is a museum of fine, applied and decorative arts in Hamburg, Germany. The subject of . . .
My dream to visit the French Riviera or the Côte d'Azur finally came true this autumn! It was the perfect antidote to my Vitamin D deficiency and the dark gloomy Berlin cold season. I found Hotel . . .
If you are looking for an affordable yet nice, clean place to stay in Pari that is conveniently close to public transport stops, and in a nice neighbourhood that has a delicious 24 hour restaurant, . . .
One of the things I loved about living in Asia is how easy and affordable it is to travel to many Asia-Pacific destinations and how diverse the cultures and attractions are. With a few minutes . . .
If you are Dresden or in the area of Saxony, I highly recommend a visit to the Moritzburg Castle which was once the hunting lodge of August der Stark or August the Strong, who was the Elector of . . .
When we arrived in Branitzer Park we were first welcomed by his heir, Count Pückler, who came all the way from Hamburg to greet our group in the Willkommen in Berlin (Antiques, Palaces and Gardens). . . .
A schloss is a palace or a castle and there are many in Germany. Some are modest, yet some are grand. One of the grandest I've seen is Schloss Seehof which is in South Germany. Because it is in . . .
If you find yourself in Stuttgart, I highly recommend making a detour and visiting Metzingen Outlet City. These aren't your usual size outlet stores, because most of the brands have their own huge . . .