Castles, Fortresses, Palaces – 5 imposing relics of the past

The child in all of us that listens with eager excitement to fantastic tales of heroic knights and fair maidens never really leaves us. These fairy tales often take place in castles and fortresses, where the king and queen reside, and where knightly battles are waged. Even as adults, we can take pleasure in the exciting true histories behind the imposing structures that feature so prominently in these stories: today, we’ll introduce you to five unforgettable castles and palaces, in places where the tragic and romantic, past and present, collide. … Read More

5 impressive road trip routes for any taste

Road trips: they embody the feeling of freedom and absolute boundlessness, and the ability to adjust your schedule and route just the way you want it to be. When most people think of road trips, it’s the USA that often comes to mind first, conjuring images of flickering neon motel signs on the side of Route 66. But you can find exciting, scenic terrain and picturesque panoramas on roads and streets across the world. In that spirit, we want to introduce you to 5 road trip routes that couldn’t be more different!  … Read More

Oases of relaxation – 5 untouched dream beaches

As any frequent traveler can tell you: untouched beaches that are easy to get to have become few and far between. But even so, there are still a few spots on the water where you can enjoy the complete stillness of silence, that aren’t too far off the beaten track. Here are our 5 secret beach tips, each a wonderful and unique experience. … Read More

5 important pilgrimage cities in Asia

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You don’t necessarily have to be religious to feel drawn to the spiritual aura of the world’s great sacred places. In Asia you’ll find countless such locations, cities imbued with religious meaning that are visited by believers of Buddhism and Hinduism seeking a spiritual awakening. The following places give visitors a cultural view into the spirituality of Asia and allow us to escape the secular western world, at least for a little while.  … Read More

On the trail of the stars: famous movie sets around the globe

To stand just once in the spot visited by Leonardo DiCaprio in his role as the dropout Richard in the film “The Beach” – that’s on the bucket list for many travelers. Famous filming locations can often be the impulse behind a memorable trip. From “Hangover 2” to “Gladiator”: these movie locations have awakened our wanderlust! … Read More

Natural wonder northern lights: on the hunt for the dancing lights

Suddenly, they appear. In the brightest colors, breathtaking shapes and patterns, they dance across the night sky. Of course, we’re talking about the northern lights. Just to see this natural spectacle once in their lives is a dream for many travelers. We’ll tell you the most beautiful places to observe this natural phenomenon from up close. … Read More

10 Extraordinary Restaurants You Need To Try

Where can you get the best dining experience in the world: underwater, on the tallest building in the world or on a rock in the sea? One thing’s for sure: dine at one of the following restaurants and it won’t just be the food that leaves you in awe. … Read More

10 spectacular views you have to see at least once in your life

Attention world travelers! Today, we’ll introduce you to ten views that are guaranteed to leave you breathless. Get your notepads and pens ready, because you’re going to add quite a few destinations to your bucket list today, we promise! … Read More

Sand between your toes: our favorite beaches, wanderlust guaranteed

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. At least, except when it comes to beaches. These beaches are without a doubt so breathtakingly beautiful, we’d like to beam ourselves there right now. … Read More