Travel Tips

10 cold facts about the Chicago winter

10 cold facts about the Chicago winter

Curious what -30 degree feels like? Come to Chicago, and I will show you. Here are some facts about the Chicago winter.

6 US-Travel ideas for 2019

6 US-Travel ideas for 2019

2018 has been a travel intense year and I can’t recommend the destinations we visited enough. 2019 will be exciting again, including some upcoming solo trips I am pretty happy about. Check out this list for some inspiration!

Fall in Chicago: Where to go & What to do

Fall in Chicago: Where to go & What to do

Everyone is thinking about the great summer weather and the brutal winters in Chicago. However, there is a very short but sweat season in between! At the moment, we are lucky enough to experience this excellent autumn weather in Chicago which made me think of my favorite places this season. Are you planning a short trip to Chicago? Or do you live in Chicago and just need a kick in the *** to start exploring? Check out my autumn highlights in the city.

My Favorite Things to do in Chicago

My Favorite Things to do in Chicago

Chicago is one of the most exciting towns in the United States – and that is not just my opinion 🙂 Often I get asked about my favorite things to do, my favorite restaurants, bars and places to visit. As I am a fan of free travel guides to downloads I put all my highlights on a one-pager which you can download here. If you are more a person who wants to be convinced with pictures keep on reading. Enjoy the beauty of Chicago and send me a message when you are visiting!

How to enjoy a cross-country road-trip

How to enjoy a cross-country road-trip

Just recently we mastered a 7.000km (4.400 miles) road trip through the United States. Only the two of us and the endless plains of the American Highway. That means you are driving for hours without leaving the highway which route you can see for miles and miles. However: We are still happily married and even enjoyed that means of transportation. We got asked many times whether this distance in such a short time was not stressful. As we, on the other hand, have found it quite relaxing and enjoyable I decided to share my top proven tricks with you to make each longer road-trip to a fantastic journey.

The value of vacation around the globe

The value of vacation around the globe

What does going on vacation mean to you? If you are coming from a different part of the world than me we most likely have different opinions on that topic. In this blog post, I will drill a bit deeper into the different value of vacation in different parts of the world.

Would you dare? Three days without running water and electricity in Thailand

Would you dare? Three days without running water and electricity in Thailand

One of my best backpacking experiences ever: Hiking in the north of Thailand. 3 days without running water and electricity in the middle of the jungle.

The world’s most expensive and cheapest holiday destinations 2018

The world’s most expensive and cheapest holiday destinations 2018

Do you know where to travel to in 2018? Find out which are the most expensive and most favorable places to visit this year.