24 hours in Chicago – What to Do in 1 Day?

One of the best ways to travel more for less money is a to plan a long layover somewhere on the way to your destination. On my way back to the Netherlands from Mexico, I…

Mushroom Picking in Poland

People who know me know that I adore mushrooms. I could eat different varieties of mushrooms every day and never get bored of them. One might ask, what’s so special about mushrooms? At first sight,…

My top 5 places to eat in NYC

New York is one of my favorite cities I’ve had a pleasure to visit and live in. Like in any of the big cities there are plenty of good places to eat and I’d like…

Why Visit Featherdale Wildlife Park near Sydney?

If you look at the front page of my blog you can see a photo of me feeding a wallaby, a smaller more friendly relative of the kangaroo, both of which live in Australia. My…

San Francisco’s Best Attractions

When visiting The City in 2011, I loved it. I was staying in downtown at the Hilton, so I got to enjoy a beautiful panorama of the bay. We were also lucky enough to have…

Studying Abroad: Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun (UMK), Poland

I finally decided to start a series of articles discussing my experiences of studying at different places abroad. Let’s start at the beginning: Nicolaus Copernicus University (UMK) in Torun in Poland. I had never visited…

How I Got Lost in the Amazon Jungle

My trip to Ecuador was mostly influenced by my desire to experience a few days in the Amazon jungle. Out of the three weeks I planned to spend in Ecuador and Colombia, five days were…

Why You Should Visit Tunisia Now?

Tunisia has never been on the top of my list of places to see. However, after a week spent in this North African country I’ve realized that Tunisia offers a lot and everyone can find…

Why some trips fail for no reason and I should give Porto another chance?

Portugal has always been at the top of my list of places to visit, so when I finally got a chance to go I didn’t hesitate for long. The plan was easy, my ex-boyfriend and…