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The best 1-week road trip through Arizona

The best 1-week road trip through Arizona

I just came back from a perfect 1-week road trip through Arizona and a bit of Utah. Those states are really magical when it comes to nature and a definitive recommendation! If you are planning a 1-week road trip through the US check out this itinerary for inspiration!

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.

Hawaii (Big Island) in one week

Hawaii (Big Island) in one week

If you want to experience the beach, rainforest, and snow at one place you should head to Hawaii, Big Island. Check out my travel guide for 1-week vacation on Big Island, Hawaii.

7 facts that surprised me about Hawaii (Big Island)

7 facts that surprised me about Hawaii (Big Island)

Hawaii is way more diverse than I thought it would be. Read more about the 7 most surprising facts I learned about the beautiful Big Island/Hawaii.

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.

All the gear you need for your backpacking adventure

All the gear you need for your backpacking adventure

If you are new to backpacking all the potential gear to buy can be a bit overwhelming. I did my own research before starting my first solo travel. Most items have been really helpful, some are not to miss and others are an unnecessary luxury. In this blog post, I will give you an overview of the key essential items for a convenient experience when traveling alone or with friends and family. I would definitely take all these items with me on my next adventure!

The perfect 10-days California road-trip itinerary

The perfect 10-days California road-trip itinerary

The 10-days California Road Trip Itinerary Do you want to explore California and all its beauty in 10 days? Don’t worry! With this itinerary you will make the most out of your time. In addition you will see more of California than most of the […]

Detroit –Apocalyptic vibe meets raw urban lifestyle

Detroit –Apocalyptic vibe meets raw urban lifestyle

Detroit – Apocalyptic vibe meets raw urban lifestyle Have you been to Detroit? I realized Thanksgiving is a huge thing here and maybe similar to Christmas for us in Europe. Everybody is coming from far away to spend some quality time together with great food. […]

Your comprehensive travel guide to California

Your comprehensive travel guide to California

In need for a travel guide to California? I have put together the perfect free travel guide with all the information you need and a 10-day-itinerary for a road-trip from San Fransisco to San Diego.   Travel Guide Download You can download the guide by […]

My hotel recommendations for your California Road-Trip

My hotel recommendations for your California Road-Trip

Lately I spent 10 wonderful days in sunny California. You can find the whole trip with a detailed itinerary here if you are interested. But for now, I would like to give you a short overview of our hotels as we have been very satisfied […]

Top places to go to in North Park – the young, hipster part of San Diego

Top places to go to in North Park – the young, hipster part of San Diego

Looking for a travel guide to North Park, San Diego? When you are tired of hanging out at the beach and watching the athletic surfers you might consider a trip to the biggest hipster area of San Diego: The North Park neighborhood.   In this […]