Reaching 40: These are my 40 best travel experiences in Europe (Part 2)

A big birthday is a time for reflection, not at least when you’re turning 40! I can’t believe I’ve reached the big 4.0, but I do prefer this compared to the alternative. On… Continue reading

Reaching 40: These are my 40 best travel experiences in Europe (part 1)

A big birthday is a time for reflection, not at least when you’re turning 40! I can’t believe I’ve reached the big 4.0, but I do prefer this compared to the alternative. On… Continue reading

When life gives you lemons… take photos!

Madrid: Let’s face it, we’re all going through difficult and worrying times right now, and we need to look for anything that can brighten up our days and make us see things from… Continue reading

Autumn in Madrid needs no filter

Despite every one of us breathing through filters (face-masks) right now due to pandemic, a sunny autumn day in the Spanish capital needs no filter. Madrid’s green has turned golden and the colours… Continue reading

Travel photography: Gorgeous gulls around Europe

I guess most people dislike seagulls? And It’s not hard to see why. Because they can be awfully noisy and aggressive. They’re waiting around like vultures for you to (almost) finish your fries… Continue reading

7 of the best things to do in Villajoyosa on Costa Blanca

Bright-coloured houses split from the turquoise Mediterranean Sea by a palm tree-lined promenade and a sandy beach. What more do you need for your seaside holiday at Costa Blanca in Spain? Ohh, and… Continue reading

How I became a freelance travel writer

A conscious choice to seek adventure and a broken relationship lead me on my way to becoming a freelance travel writer. And now, more than 8 years down the road, I haven’t regretted… Continue reading

5 ways to enjoy Gijón on the coast of Asturias in Spain

We all know the French Riviera is associated with glitz and glamour, while the Spanish coastlines at Barcelona and Malaga attract millions of beach-loving tourists. But if you can live with lower temperatures… Continue reading

6 of the best places on my home island of Funen in Denmark

Despite having lived abroad for several periods throughout the past 13 years, I’ve rarely been proper homesick and I’ve always seemed to cope pretty well with being away from home. But now, with… Continue reading

5 special places in Madrid I can’t wait to visit again

It’s been a tough couple of months since we last were able to move freely around here in Madrid. Two months since we could do what we wanted and when we wanted to.… Continue reading