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
At the airport I frequently come across that passengers don’t know how the airlines co-operate with other airlines and how it affects their journey. The co-operation mode that the airlines use is called codesharing. Codesharing means that you have for example bought a flight ticket from Cathay Pacific for the flight from Helsinki to Beijing but the flight will be operated by Finnair. It means that the plane … Continue reading Codesharing to ease your travels!
Lisbon is a beautiful city with lovely atmosphere and is without doubt worth experiencing! Let’s start with the main places you should definitely go when you visit Lisbon. One of the must-see sights in Lisbon is the Castle of Saint George. It’s located in the heart of Lisbon on top of a high hill and has the most stunning view over the city. The castle itself … Continue reading Perfect city break in Lisbon – the places you cannot afford to miss
The people around you are unfamiliar. The culture, their habits, their view of life is completely different. It’s exciting, intriguing and scary. You have jumped out of your comfort zone to get new experiences. The unfamiliarity of things is what trigger the culture shock. You would like to get something that reminds you of home. Culture shock strikes when you enter a new country, a … Continue reading Culture shock at home
Whenever I travel I try to look for a local service instead of an international chain. Why do I do it? Does it matter where you stay or where you dine? I want to support the local entrepreneurs because it will affect the wellbeing in that country. The locals will use the money to support the local economy. International chains are spreading all over the world and … Continue reading Choose wisely, choose local!
1. Pink dolphins in Khanom Pink dolphins – you must be joking right? But no I’m not kidding. In Eastern Thailand in a city called Khanom you can take a pink dolphin tour. I can tell you by heart, it’s worth going. I took guests for pink dolphin watching around 25 times and only once we didn’t meet my dolphin friends. The pink dolphins can … Continue reading These are the places you want to visit in Thailand!
Paris, Nice, Brussels, München, Istanbul, Thailand -what do these places hold in common? Unfortunately they all have been part of sad events related to terrorist attacks. If you have checked the news during this year of 2016 you know they have been sad. Sad things have happened inside Europe and further away. Everyone should be aware but should we be scared? If you are scared, … Continue reading Do the news define your travelling behaviour?
There are a few things for you to remember when you buy airline tickets. These are the cases I have faced at the airport most often. Confirm the times and dates As simple as it sounds please triple check the time and dates that they are correct on your flight ticket. I have seen too many times that people arrive at the airport with their … Continue reading Check out these tips before buying flights!