Europe

Five times splendour in Vienna, Austria

Whenever anyone mentioned Vienna to me before I had visited, the first things that came to my mind were Sisi, the New Year’s Concert and lots of pomp and circumstance. And now that I’m back, that’s still what I’m associating with the city. So I guess my view was pretty accurate. Now I only have… Continue reading Five times splendour in Vienna, Austria

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Here come the twenty-twenties!

Phew, another year over and even more impressively another decade that has passed by. My oh my! Is it getting clichéd to say that time is flying by? Because damn it is! 2019 has been a big year for me with many changes in my personal life, the biggest one being moving into my first… Continue reading Here come the twenty-twenties!

Europe

An afternoon in historical Bergen, Norway

The day after our victory on Trolltunga, it was already time to hit the road again and continue our trip across Norway. Destination for the day; Bergen. Our planning only put us in Bergen sometime late afternoon, but when we checked the weather forecast and it was all rain and cloudy in the area around… Continue reading An afternoon in historical Bergen, Norway

Europe

Forget the bus from Fira to Oia; hike the distance!

The three of us arrived on the island of Santorini early on Thursday morning September 7th. Our flight from Athens was right on time so we promptly got ourselves a cab to the capital Fira. There are also buses to take you to the center, but those are not frequent at all. The first bus would… Continue reading Forget the bus from Fira to Oia; hike the distance!

Asia · Budget

Three weeks backpacking through Vietnam; travelling doesn’t have to be expensive!

As usual I'm concluding my long revue of posts about my most recent travels with a round-up of my budget and expenses of the trip. As South-East asia is known to be a cheaper region, the budget for my three week backpacking trip through Vietnam was also a lot lower than for my trip last… Continue reading Three weeks backpacking through Vietnam; travelling doesn’t have to be expensive!