In all those years I've been going places, I have never been much of a foodie. Going out to eat abroad was more 'a must' than something I actually put thought into and enjoyed. I would only make sure that I got to try the really typical dishes of the country as part of experiencing… Continue reading The culinary delights of Barcelona
Remember that time when I was in doubt about whether or not I should go to Berlin? Well, I managed to fall into that same trap again this year... One of my best friends' boyfriend lives in Barcelona so she often goes to visit him. She had plans to travel there again start of February… Continue reading Don’t miss these five places when you’re in Barcelona
Our stop in the Johnston Canyon in Banff National Park was our last one in the Rocky Mountains. So by noon on our last day, it was with a heavy heart that we said goodbye to the beautiful glaciers and snow-tipped mountains. Before we would board or flight back home the next morning, we still… Continue reading Saying goodbye to West-Canada from Calgary
Every time I told people who had been to Canada before about my upcoming trip, I got the response that Vancouver was just an amazing city with such friendly people and a really lovely atmosphere. So in the time leading up to our departure my expectations of this city had been rising every day. It… Continue reading Is Vancouver really as amazing as they say?
I know, I know, it’s once again been quite a while since you’ve heard from me but no worries, I’m still here. The past couple of months I haven’t been going places but the prospects have been there constantly. In little over two weeks I’m –finally- leaving for my main trip of this year; a… Continue reading Sunny day out in and around Brussels
After being on the road for four days in a row, it was time to let our rental rest for a few days and stretch our legs a bit. We were looking forward to spending two days in Morocco’s tourist capital; Marrakech. This city was definitely a lot busier than our previous stops even though… Continue reading The full experience of Marrakech in two days
Next stop on our roadtrip through Morocco: Casablanca! When I think of Casablanca, my cinematic heart immediately thinks of the lovely classic movie from 1942 starring Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogaert. Unfortunately not a single scene of that movie was filmed in Casablanca itself. So much for spotting some movie sights. Bummer! But that doesn’t… Continue reading Highlight of Casablanca: Hassan II Mosque