An Off-Season Quickie to Ibiza

Ibiza off season was completely on purpose (and partly because of the crazy cheap flights, yes) but I am glad we went against the crowds.

Because, once you cut out the clubs, the overly crowded beaches & the constantly inebriated youth (hey, I’m 30 now, I am allowed to complain about the youngsters, okay?) Ibiza has a special charm of its own.

Once you step outside the hotel, you’ll be getting an almost rural glimpse into what the island would have been, if the Guettas and the Pacha’s and Ushuaïa’s didn’t exist. … More An Off-Season Quickie to Ibiza

Basking in Goldilocks Sunshine : Algarve, Portugal

Last year I was off to Portugal again, only this time it 2 girls, having ourselves a little fiesta for my friend’s birthday.Read more…

What was supposed to be a full blown 10-day trip across Portugal was unfortunately cut short by business, which meant I passed the sticks to my friend for the last leg to Lisbon. … More Basking in Goldilocks Sunshine : Algarve, Portugal

Not a tourist: Beach-side Hague

When I say Hague, do you think beaches, sunshine, Aperols and gin tonics? Me neither! Which is why I was so pleasantly surprised when.. … More Not a tourist: Beach-side Hague

Basking in Sunshine: Mauritius

How in the world did I even get here?

Unexpectedly, that’s how.
You take a bit of wishful thinking, mix it up with a whole lot of luck, and add the magic ingredient: that one person who knows that a perfect present always comes in the shape of a flight number. A long amazing weekend is just a tiny sampling of what Mauritius has to offer, of course. But hey, you won’t hear me complaining. … More Basking in Sunshine: Mauritius