When I was a little girl growing up in Nepal, I remember dreaming about turquoise sea and endless beaches, wondering how visiting countries like Cyprus and Greece felt like, with their desert-like landscapes and bright blue sea. Today I have visited many sea destinations and realized those childhood fantasies, and I must say that El … More Island hopping Tour B in El Nido, Palawan
Gdansk is the biggest city of the tri-city (trojmiasto) in North Poland, which consist of Gdansk, Gdynia and Sopot. I had been to Gdansk no less than 15 times before, nevertheless just to the train station and the airport. The reason being the cheap connection between Finland (Turku)-Poland(Gdansk) via WizzAir. When I finally had the … More Gdansk & Hel, Poland
We flew to Cyprus for a week-long vacation in summer and had a great time sunbathing and lazying on its glorious beaches. We were able to grab a good deal out of WizzAir connection from Warsaw-Larnaca by booking months prior (like always). While budget airlines do have their cons (many), like inconvenient flight times, small, … More Cyprus in June: a week long summer vacation
We relished the final weekend of summer (about 2 weeks ago! ) by lounging on the beach in a small Polish seaside town called Krynica Morska. The small holiday town was charming and the beaches were very nice, although crowded. The quality of sand found in Polish beaches is superb. Fine texture and clear white … More Krynica Morska, Northern Poland
Barcelona proved beyond my expectations. The city was thoroughly beautiful, bustling and just felt extremely livable. The apartment where we stayed at had a lovely view of Barcelona and the blue sea further. This was one of my best stays through airbnb (www.airbnb.com, for cheap vacation rentals!). I am normally not a big fan of … More Lovely Barcelona!
I went to Malta for a week about two weeks ago and one word to sum it all up: fantastic! Coming from a landlocked country, my fascination with sea can be justified. I just love the idea of lying down on a beach listening to the waves! Malta was exactly that. It was a perfect … More Hello, sunny Malta!
I regret that I couldn’t come up with this post earlier, but my life had been a crazy whirlwind in the past couple of weeks. After my return to Finland from Portugal, school continued only for a week or so and we were out for summer break. I had no special plans for summer since … More 10 days in Poland