Codesharing to ease your travels!

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!

Perfect city break in Lisbon – the places you cannot afford to miss

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

Culture shock at home

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

These are the places you want to visit in Thailand!

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!

Do the news define your travelling behaviour?

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?

8 essential tips on how to pack your bags right for a flight!

At the airport I encounter everyday inquires about how to pack certain items for the flight. Some questions show up everyday and most of them are about hand luggage. I want to make your life easier and tell you the things that occur to me most often. Question 1. “I have liquids in the hand luggage! How do I know what’s even liquid?” And now … Continue reading 8 essential tips on how to pack your bags right for a flight!