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10 Really Awesome Destinations to See the Northern Lights

When planning for your Northern Lights trip, there are three main things you need to consider. The rest are just plus factors or bonuses. The destination is located somewhere north. Up north. Close to Santa’s place. Long winter nights No light pollution. Go where there is little light or no light at all. Many may not be […]

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Your 5 Top Tips for Winter Travel to Europe

Travel during winter in Europe is totally different. A lot different. Winter and all that sudden changes in weather patterns can be really stressful and may totally alter your itinerary and what you had planned. But it doesn’t mean you give up travelling during winter and just stay home with a hot cup of chocolate. Here are […]

The True Cost of Chasing Aurora Borealis

Chasing the elusive aurora borealis is, more often than not, perceived as costly and maybe not fit for solo travellers and itinerary planning can be a bigger headache than a hangover after a night of partying. This is article is to totally change that perception. I travelled to the North Pole solo, I planned my […]

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10 Horrible Mistakes You Need to Avoid When in Paris

Paris, being a major European destination and flocked by an average of about 15 million tourists each year, can be exciting and at the same time intimidating for the first timers because of the French’s reputation as snobbish, because of the language barrier, because here, you are always reminded as an outsider or a foreigner. […]

A Wake-up Call in Abisko

This was how I got my wake up call in life. And I got it during my trip to the cold and frigid Abisko, Sweden to chase the beautiful entrancing aurora borealis.  Since then, I have quit my robotic choreographed life, sold my stuff, went back home and have been preparing to travel the world. […]

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Tour Eiffel : From a Different Angle

Spending a lazy afternoon at the park under the Tour Eiffel, with a bottle of red wine and baguette jambon-fromage (ham and cheese), offered a different view for this famous Paris icon. I have been here in Paris for 3 days now. For the past days, I conquer different arrondissement on a photo walk exploring with […]

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Hunting for the Aurora Borealis? Here’s How Not to be Disappointed.

Hunting the Aurora Borealis or the Northern Lights is perhaps on every bucket list that I know of. It’s every travellers dream to see the aurora dance even for a split second on a cloudless night sky. What more if you are able to bring home a souvenir photo with the Aurora Borealis dancing in […]

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The Street Art of 13 Arrondissement in Paris: A Photowalk

When in Paris, and you want to get some space after having been to all the tourist landmarks in Trocadero and Avenue des Champs Elysées you can come do a walking tour of the street art in 13th arrondissement. I discovered this amazing place by booking a Paris Greeter. I said I wanted to see the […]

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5 Essential Things You Need to Know When Visiting Amsterdam

One of the greatest city and safest to travel to in Europe is Amsterdam, the capital city of The Netherlands. This tiny urban capital is packed with about a million inhabitants plus about 7 million visitors on the average each year. There’s so much to see and do here, from art museums to old churches, giant […]

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One Perfect Sunday in Strasbourg, Alsace, France

Strasbourg is the capital of Alsace in the northeastern part of France. The Strasbourg-Grande Ile is an island which is surrounded by River Ill. The entire island is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site and was the center of commercial during the 15th century. You can visit Strasbourg by taking a TGV from Gare […]