• crete with kids – 7 best beaches of chania region you must visit
    greece 🇬🇷

    crete with kids – 7 best beaches of chania region you must visit

    When we were choosing which part of Crete to visit, first of all we checked for beach options. You might know from our Instagram posts and Stories that Olivia loves being next to the water. Actually she loves beeing in the water so we have to be in there too, no matter what temperature the water has…. but that’s another side of the coin. Long story short,…

  • 5 simple tips on getting a hotel room upgrade
    personal

    hotel room upgrade – our 5 simple tips

    In this post we are sharing 5 simple tips on getting a hotel room upgrade. The excitement of an upcoming trip starts as soon as we start researching for a place to stay. After finally clicking “book” on what seems like a perfect room our expectations fly high – we envision a cozy quiet room with a nice view. Just…

  • raja ampat - 8 things to know before you go
    indonesia 🇮🇩

    raja ampat – 8 things to know before you go

    Raja Ampat has been on my bucket list for years. So when the invitation from Ministry of Tourism of Indonesia arrived, my bags were packed in seconds (okay in an hour or so, since the kids were trying to help). After spending 5 days in the area, I thought I’d share with you some tips which might be helpful if you are planning your…

  • 5 reasons to visit polynesian spa in rotorua
    new zealand 🇳🇿

    5 reasons to visit polynesian spa in rotorua

    New Zealand’s geothermal paradise and Maori headquaters – Rotorua – attracts visitors from all over the world. Geysers, mud pools, hot springs, geothermal pools – you’ll find it all here side by side. As a result lots of services built their business around these nature’s phenomena. Many offer treatments and an opportunity to soak in the mineral waters. How to decide upon…

  • with turkish airlines to indonesia - airline review
    indonesia 🇮🇩

    with turkish airlines to indonesia – airline review

    When Turkish Airlines offered me to travel with them to Indonesia and review their business class services together with the connecting hub in Istanbul I said “yes” right away. Some of our very first trips were Asia bound. South East Asia remains one of our favourite destinations since. Too bad that from our home airport Düsseldorf – a medium size European airport –  there is a very limited…

  • Château La Coste - where art meets wine in Provence
    france 🇫🇷

    Château La Coste – where art meets wine in Provence

    One sunny day in Spring we had a half day to spend before heading to the airport and saying “Good bye” to Provence. Since we were based in Aix-en-Provence and have done quite a lot of sightseeing in the area all the destinations we haven’t seen yet were meant to be explored on a day tour, not half day.  I…