Hazy cafées full of people and the sweet odor of the burning plants oozing to the streets. In the middle of the bright daylight half-naked ladies are seeking for the next customer through the vitrines. Despite the odds of Amsterdam I did like it. Amsterdam has two sides. One side consists of all the things that are legal only in Amsterdam and the other part … Continue reading Travelling in Amsterdam: Expectations vs reality?
Great photos are a vital condition for any travel blog. When you have amazing photos you can get easily more readers for your blog. I would say that travel blogs live as much off photos and off text. If the photos are uninteresting or poor quality they don’t make people want to read the article but if the text is bad the reader won’t read … Continue reading 6 easy tips for creating attractive travel photos!
Legs are shaking. Heart is pounding. Head is spinning. Palms getting sweaty. Breathe! You know you will survive. You might not believe me when I say that I’m a travelblogger and I have a fear of flying. I really do. I’m a tourism professional and I do know that the chance of dying in your own bed is more likely than in a plane crash. … Continue reading Travel blogger has a fear of flying?!
What is silence? For me Finland means silence. Finland is silent compared to many always buzzing countries and cities around the globe. Silence has also many stages. Silence can be sitting on a café in Helsinki and hearing only the other people talking. Silence can be very deep like inside a forest where are only me and the nature. If you you would ask me … Continue reading Enjoy the silence of Finland!
On my first trip to Lisbon, Portugal I wanted to include a beach town on my list. I saw some awesome photos of Cascais and I was sold! Here are what I was able to experience in Cascais during one day! Cascais is a beautiful beach town 40 minutes train ride from Lisbon. The price is around 2€ per way so it’s suitable also for low … Continue reading Check out Cascais – the charm of the Atlantic Coast!
Would you believe there is a fairytale town located in Portugal? Where there are colorful Moroccan-style castles, mysterious wells and gardens and a great fortress high up in the sky? I visited this fairytale town known as Sintra and it’s a must-see place to add to your holiday in Lisbon. Sintra is a 45 minute train ride away from Lisbon. The tickets cost only a … Continue reading Fall in love with the fairytale town Sintra!
I have spent quite a lot of time at Helsinki Airport during these two years. That is why I want to share with you my tips on how to spend time at Helsinki Airport to add value to your travelling. Spending the night at Helsinki airport? No worries! Spending the night at the airport isn’t always the nicest part of your trip. Most of the … Continue reading Rocking chairs and sleeping tubes – 7 tips for enjoying time at Helsinki Airport
There are nowadays so many different sites to compare flights that I feel sometimes dizzy! Read my only 2 and a half step easy guide to buying flights. Step 1: Where to search I usually start my search from Momondo. Momondo is a website that compares flights from different sites and shows the prices of different connections at once. It makes the search easier and you don’t need … Continue reading Guide with only two and a half steps to buying flights
I promised you the insider tips from MATKA Nordic Travel Fair 2017, so here they come! HTC Vive experience – the most exhilarating part of the fair The most exciting experience in MATKA fair was in Kaarina planetarium’s stand the HTC Vive experience. HTC Vive allows you to play a game with VR glasses and controllers. The idea of the game I played was about … Continue reading Make the most out of MATKA with these activity tips!
MATKA Nordic Travel Fair 2017 is almost here! Next week 19-22 Jan 2017 the tourism industry representatives get together in Messukeskus Helsinki. I will join the party as an official blogger of the Travel Fair. http://matka.messukeskus.com/messuilla/matka-2017-bloggaajat/. Nordic Travel Fair is a place for me and you to go dreaming every year. I always find mesmerizing destinations I should travel to and get a glimpse of … Continue reading MATKA Nordic Travel Fair 2017