Klaipeda, Lithuania’s hidden gem

Boat on Dane River in Klaipeda

Klaipeda, the city of birth of one of my greatest friends. Reasons enough for me to visit. The scenic city of Klaipeda is located along the Baltic coast and is known to be the third biggest one in the country. Not only is it the third biggest city, but it also locates the only port […]

One month in Peru – itinerary

As you might or might not now, my exchange to Chile began the first of March. My travel partner and I decided to leave for South America a bit earlier and take some time to discover Peru. I’m super glad I did: I’ve deeply fallen in love with the country and the Peruvian culture. Besides […]

Rotterdam, my favorite place to be

Euromast Rotterdam by clear sky

Rotterdam: Underrated AND Amsterdam’s rival city. A modern port town located in the South of Holland. Its history goes beyond far; too far to fit init into this article but I can summarize this: back in the early 19th century Germany bombed the city of Rotterdam. It completely destroyed the heart of the city and […]

Hiking up Hua Mountain, Xi’an

During my three-days stay in Xi’an I couldn’t miss out on hiking Hua Shan. The name Hua Shan 华山 is Mandarin: Hua means flower and Shan means mountain. This mountain is one of the 5 greatest mountains all over China thanks to its history and its religious significance. Hua Shan is definitely recommended for the […]

Three days in Xi’an, China

Xi’an 西安 is home to the Terracotta Army and the starting point of the famous Silk Road. Reasons enough to love it, right? During my Chinese language class, we watched a video about the history of Xi’an which got me inspired for this trip. At that time, I only had one month left in Chengdu […]

Chinese Food Culture & Chengdu Food Tours

!This post was written before I stopped eating meat! Just like in every culture food isn’t only for feeding ourselves but eating also has a social aspect. Today’s article will bring you to Chengdu, China. The home of the Giant panda, the capital city of Sichuan but also a heaven for foodies. Chengdu Food Tours […]

A trip back home: Part 3 – GUESTPOST

This is Lella’s third guest post about her trip to Ethiopia. Check out part 1 & 2 to keep up with her story! Welcome, Lella January 11th –  Lalibela Another day in Ethiopia! After our very delicious and filling breakfast we walked to the bus station we were dropped off at the night before and we […]