Roadtripping through Tuscany pt. 2: Saturnia

They were a renewed couple getting into the car on Sunday morning. Both energized from two days of not doing much at all. Most of all, they were excited to reach Saturnia and the treasure that part of Tuscany held. But one treasure was already ready to be discovered half-way along the way. On Ole’s…

Roadtripping through Tuscany pt.1: Chiana

It was a long and winding road – no really, they went through a few roundabouts and the highways wasn’t much of a five minute journey – but they had bought bread and cheese, and a bit of a salami, for the road, so they wouldn’t go hungry. Fruits were in plenty. Thirst wasn’t supposed…

Our Biggest Regret

You don’t want to plan a lot of time to visit Lake Garda. Image//google It only takes five hours to drive around Lake Garda; who needs to make pit stops to take stunning photos or visit beautiful small towns around the lake anyway? Image//google And if you do go against all advice and go see…

Check-list: Venezia/Venice

Here are some bullet points we’d advice anyone to have the best possible experience in Venezia! Arrive early, that way you can leave early before everyone else. Water, water & water. Get a map and decide a productive route stopping at the things you want to see. We didn’t do this and spent most of…

Milan

If anything, this is a story* of precaution. It may also be a story about perception of race, if you chose to see it that way, and in that way it may also be a story about representation, values and fortune in misfortune. Young, optimistic and naive, they were a few hours into the journey,…

From Central Athens to Skiathos

No matter how much we searched the internet, we couldn’t find a comprehensive, straight-forward and up-to-date answer on how to travel to Skiathos and Skopelos (two of the “Mamma Mia – The Movie” islands) from Athens by bus and ferry. Therefore, I’ve decided to post a short, but up-to-date post about it (well, I’m trying….

Starbucks has Done the Impossible!

Everyone who knows me knows I don’t like coffee. Can’t stand the taste of it. Now, Starbucks (Mykonos) has managed the impossible ~ Yes, I drank it all!

Highlights of Milos (plus an Itinerary)

We were supposed to stay two nights in Milos and then move on further down south. Instead we stayed five and then headed north. Don’t get me wrong, we would have stayed longer if time would have allowed it.