Best in travel 2021 – Travelooney’s chosen

2021 is almost over and it has been a quiet year on this blog due to a very busy year on the printed side of Travelooney. I’ve been busy writing more than 30… Continue reading

Bloom! Madrid’s Parque del Oeste hides an incredible rose garden (and it’s free to visit)

Spring is upon us and the summer is rapidly approaching. And hopefully, it will be slightly better than the restrictive summer of 2020. Here in Madrid, much of last spring was “wasted” indoors… Continue reading

5 gorgeous green spaces in the fairytale city of Odense

The island of Fyn (Funen) is sometimes referred to as “The Garden of Denmark”, so it is only fitting that the island’s capital, Odense, is greener than most. Denmark’s third biggest city offers… Continue reading

5 of the most atmospheric spots in Odense, Denmark

We have a saying in Danish that goes: “Ude godt, men hjemme bedst” – Away is good, but home is best. And although it might be a cliché, there is definitely something about… Continue reading

My 5 favourite street art murals in Madrid (and where to find them)

Madrid is an exciting street art city with tons of excellent murals adorning its lively streets. And for a street art fan like me, it’s a privilege to call it home. Since I… Continue reading

7 European cities I would love to live in

Sometimes we come across cities that simply steal our hearts. Cities where we can imagine ourselves living. It can be for many reasons. Maybe it’s the big city feel, maybe the seaside atmosphere… Continue reading

Travel Thoughts: What makes a good souvenir?

We have all done it. We have all brought something home from a trip that quickly lost its magic out of its original surroundings. I once saw a group of Mongolian throat singers… Continue reading

Madrid like you’ve NEVER seen it before: 50 snowy shots from the Spanish capital

50 photos of Madrid in the snow!

Travelooney’s Best of 2020

It has been far from a normal year of travel for us all, and being a travel writer has been more challenging than ever. But despite lockdowns and severe travel restrictions almost everywhere,… Continue reading

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