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  • Complete Travel Guide to Isla Holbox // Mexico

    Complete Travel Guide to Isla Holbox // Mexico

    Isla Holbox was the first stop of our 3-weeks trip through Yucatán. We spent 4 nights on this island and loved it that much that we decided to come back at the end of our trip. Holbox is a very Read more…
  • Trip to Guatape & El Peñol // Colombia

    Trip to Guatape & El Peñol // Colombia

    Trip to Guatape & El Peñol // Colombia Guatape is a small town, only two hours by bus from Medellin. I spent one night there but, if you leave from Medellin early in the morning, you can also do this Read more…
  • San Blas Islands – Panamas Paradise

    San Blas Islands – Panamas Paradise

    San Blas Islands – Panamas Paradise Oh yeah I have been to paradise and it was amazing! Visiting the San Blas islands is quite expensive but you are rewarded with lonely islands, white sand beaches and crystal clear blue water. Read more…
  • 3 Weeks Route through Yucatán for Backpackers // Mexico

    3 Weeks Route through Yucatán for Backpackers // Mexico

    3 Weeks Route through Yucatán for Backpackers // Mexico Casinos There are a lot of reasons why traveling the Yucatán Peninsula: Caribbean beaches, romantic islands, a tropical environment, magical freshwater cenotes, historical places and welcoming towns. The weather is pleasant, Read more…
  • Meeting the monkeys of Alto del Aguila // Colombian Amazonas

    Meeting the monkeys of Alto del Aguila // Colombian Amazonas

    Meeting the monkeys of Alto del Aguila // Colombian Amazonas Puerto Nariño Puerto Nariño is a colorful, well developed village with about 7.700 inhabitants. The village is located 75 kilometers – a two hours’ boat ride – from Leticia. The Read more…
  • Cartagena // Colombia

    Cartagena // Colombia

    For the author Gabriel Garcia Marques, Cartagena was an inspirational place and it’s not surprising because this historic city is something special with it’s beautiful buildings and magical places. Cartagena is the biggest colonial town in Latin America and was Read more…
  • Santa Marta // Colombia

    Santa Marta // Colombia

    Santa Marta // Colombia Santa Marta is one of the oldest towns in South America, located on the Caribbean Coast of Colombia. It’s close to other tourist destinations like Baranquilla, Minca and the Tayrona National Park. Things to do Walk Read more…
  • Auslandspraktikum beim BMEIA an der Botschaft in Manila: Infos, Bewerbung und Erfahrungen

    Auslandspraktikum beim BMEIA an der Botschaft in Manila: Infos, Bewerbung und Erfahrungen

    Auslandspraktikum beim BMEIA an der Botschaft in Manila: Infos, Bewerbung und Erfahrungen Ich habe im Herbst 2016 ein Auslandspraktikum an der österreichischen Botschaft in Manila (Philippinen) absolviert. Dieses Praktikum wird auch “Verwaltungspraktikum an Dienststellen des Bundesministeriums für Europa, Integration und Read more…
  • El Chorrillo: A walking tour through the forgotten part of Panama City

    El Chorrillo: A walking tour through the forgotten part of Panama City

    El Chorrillo: A Walking Tour through the forgotten part of Panama City The Barrio El Chorrillo is a subdivision in Panama City. It was founded in 1915, when immigrants started settling down to work on the construction of the Panama Read more…
  • Boat Trip from Leticia (Colombia) to Iquitos (Peru)

    Boat Trip from Leticia (Colombia) to Iquitos (Peru)

    Boat Trip from Leticia to Iquitos // Colombia & Peru If you are wondering how to get out of the jungle, there are only two ways: by boat or by plane. I decided to go by boat from Leticia to Read more…
  • Things to do in Leticia // Colombian Amazonas

    Things to do in Leticia // Colombian Amazonas

    Things to do in Leticia // Colombian Amazonas Leticia: Location & History Leticia is located in the Amazonas, and the southernmost city of Colombia. The next big city is far away and you can only get to Leticia by plane Read more…
  • Welcome to the Jungle: The Amazonas, one of my biggest adventures

    Welcome to the Jungle: The Amazonas, one of my biggest adventures

    Welcome to the Jungle: The Amazonas, one of my biggest Adventures I was sitting in a restaurant in Cartagena, when two guys started talking to me. They asked me which places I plan to go in Colombia and I told Read more…
  • 5 days in New York City

    5 days in New York City

    Exploring New York City on Foot I met my friend Monika in New York and we explored the metropolis together. We managed to walk 55 km and took 81.000 steps while exploring New York. It was beginning of march, so Read more…
  • Hola Gringa! Welcome to Colombia! Exploring Colombia for 6 weeks

    Hola Gringa! Welcome to Colombia! Exploring Colombia for 6 weeks

    Hola Gringa! Welcome to Colombia! Exploring Colombia for 6 Weeks Isn’t Colombia on every backpackers’ bucket list nowadays? Are you dreaming of exploring this diverse country? I spent 6 amazing weeks there and I want to share useful travel information Read more…
  • Things to do in Medellin // Colombia

    Things to do in Medellin // Colombia

    Things to do in Medellin // Colombia Medellin is the second largest city in Colombia with a population of 2,4 million people. It is located in the Aburrá valley in the Andes. Thanks to its location, Medellin is called the Read more…
  • Exploring Taipei: A city between tradition & modernity

    Exploring Taipei: A city between tradition & modernity

    Exploring Taipei: A city between tradition & modernity While I was working in Manila, I was able to fly to Taipei for a long weekend. It was raining most of the time, so all the places I visited looked completely Read more…
  • Top things to do in & around Panama City

    Top things to do in & around Panama City

    Top things to do in & around Panama City Panama City is a city of contrasts, with modern amenities, skyscrapers, a beautiful old colonial part and National Parks and beaches close to the city. In this Blog you will find Read more…
  • True Manila: Sharing Culture & Friendship // Philippines

    True Manila: Sharing Culture & Friendship // Philippines

    True Manila: Sharing Culture & Friendship // Philippines True Manila is a project runned by Edwin, who grew up and still lives in Manila, the Philippines. Edwin sees himself as a bridge which connects people who want to help and Read more…
  • Exploring Siquijor Island // Philippines

    Exploring Siquijor Island // Philippines

    Exploring Siquijor Island // Philippines Beach, Sunset, Paradise Siquijor is a quiet relaxed island located in the Central Visayas region with a population of 91.000 people. Siquijor is commonly associated with witchcraft, mystic traditions and supernatural phenomena. Not only in Read more…
  • A Guide to Paradise: Malapascua & Kalanggaman Island // Philippines

    A Guide to Paradise: Malapascua & Kalanggaman Island // Philippines

    A Guide to Paradise: Malapascua & Kalanggaman Island // Philippines Are you looking for a quiet little island with picture perfect beaches to relax? Then this is the place to go! I spent 5 amazing days on Malapascua: I relaxed Read more…
  • Beaches around Panama City

    Beaches around Panama City

    One of the things that I like the most about Panama City is, that there are a lot of beaches close to the city! The most popular islands and beaches for tourists are in Bocas del Toro and San Blas. Read more…
  • Mount Pinatubo: Hiking to a lake in the middle of a volcano // Philippines

    Mount Pinatubo: Hiking to a lake in the middle of a volcano // Philippines

    Mount Pinatubo: Hiking to a lake in the middle of a volcano // Philippines Mount Pinatubo is an active volcano with a crater lake on the island Luzon, close to Manila. This trip was simply amazing, with an adventurous and Read more…
  • The Caribbean Coast of Colombia

    The Caribbean Coast of Colombia

    The Caribbean Coast of Colombia On the Caribbean Coast of Colombia, you can find colonial towns rich in culture, beautiful beaches, green landscape and a National Park with a diverse flora and fauna. My best travel buddy Sarah joined me Read more…
  • Tayrona National Park // Colombia

    Tayrona National Park // Colombia

    Hiking & Sleeping in the Tayrona Nationalpark / Colombia The National Park is located on the Caribbean Cost of Colombia, close to Santa Marta and surrounded by the mountains of Sierra Nevada. The National Park is named after the Tayrona Read more…
  • Review: Driving a car in Panama

    Review: Driving a car in Panama

    Review: Driving a Car in Panama I made a trip through Panama with the car from Panama City to Boquete, Palo Seco, Santa Fe, Pedasí and to the San Blas Islands. There are also buses going around the country but Read more…
  • What I learned on my trip through Myanmar

    What I learned on my trip through Myanmar

    What I learned on my trip through Myanmar Myanmar is a very interesting and beautiful country to explore. Of course everyone is doing their research before visiting a country, but a lot of things you will only learn when you Read more…
  • Bagan: City of Temples // Myanmar

    Bagan: City of Temples // Myanmar

    Bagan was my favorite place in Myanmar because there are beautiful ancient temples, pagodas, stupas and ruins spread all over the city. This place is not only interesting because of its history, but also because of the truly magical and Read more…
  • Salento: Colombias Coffee Region & the World’s Highest Palm Trees

    Salento: Colombias Coffee Region & the World’s Highest Palm Trees

    Salento: Colombias Coffee Region & the World’s Highest Palm Trees In this blog I will show you what to do around Salento and give you some advice, especially for: Visiting a Coffee Farm & Hiking the Cocora Valley. Salento is Read more…
  • Travel Guide for Bohol & Panglao // Philippines

    Travel Guide for Bohol & Panglao // Philippines

    Travel Guide for Bohol & Panglao // Philippines Bohol is a very clean island with beautiful houses and neat gardens. It seems like it’s a wealthier island. There are a lot of huge houses and one host told us that Read more…
  • Finca Carpe Diem // Minca, Colombia

    Finca Carpe Diem // Minca, Colombia

    Finca Carpe Diem / Minca, Colombia The Finca Finca Carpe Diem is a hostel, guesthouse and eco-farm, 7 km outside of Minca. The Finca is in the jungle of Minca and there is nothing but beautiful nature around it. It’s Read more…
  • Palomino // Colombia

    Palomino // Colombia

    Palomino // Colombia Palomino is a small beach town on the Caribbean Coast of Colombia, only 40 minutes by bus from the Tayrona National Park. It’s not well known among tourists, so you will mainly find backpackers and Hippies in Read more…
  • Panama: Traveling a diverse country

    Panama: Traveling a diverse country

    Can you imagine a place in the tropics with the combination of tall buildings and unexplored nature? A financial city with all the amenities of a modern metropolis and lonely islands with white sand beaches? A mix of people from Read more…