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TOGO – Best 10-day itinerary for a road trip from south to north
Togo is a tiny country in west Africa and probably not the first destination in Africa most people would choose. I had Togo on my radar since I did a two-week road trip in Benin late 2019. Due to the pandemic, it took three years [read more]
DJIBOUTI – The best 1-week Djibouti roadtrip itinerary with a 4×4 landcruiser
Djibouti is a tiny country located at the horn of Africa and is probably not the first country you think of going to as a tourist. You should though, and I’ll show you why. In this magical and perfect one-week Djibouti itinerary I will take [read more]
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- January 11, 2022 Comments Off on ISRAEL – Caesarea day trip from Tel Aviv: Must see Roman ruins
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Reviews, food & personal
Reviews of luxury hotels, airlines, restaurants, craft beer and personal stories!
TRINIDAD – Hyatt Regency hotel review: Best luxury place to stay in Port of Spain
My trip to Trinidad & Tobago was the first long haul trip post-pandemic and a logical choice because KLM, my favourite airline, started direct flights from Amsterdam. Trinidad has several luxury hotels but after careful selection Hyatt Regency Port of Spain was my choice. The [read more]
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Crowne Plaza Yas Island is the perfect hotel for leisure, business and stopovers
Crowne Plaza Yas Island is, as the name says, located on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. It’s conveniently located just 10 minutes from the airport and that’s why I stayed with my family. We had a very early flight the day after our Abu Dhabi desert [read more]
- ARGENTINA – Boutique Hotel La Cantera Calafate should be your choice if visiting Glacier National ParkJune 16, 2021 Comments Off on ARGENTINA – Boutique Hotel La Cantera Calafate should be your choice if visiting Glacier National Park
- June 14, 2021 Comments Off on RUSSIA – Visiting Moscow for leisure or business? Stay at the Marriott Moscow Novy Arbat!
- June 10, 2021 Comments Off on VIETNAM – Art and an awesome rooftop bar & pool at Hotel Des Arts Saigon
- June 7, 2021 Comments Off on USA – The Holiday Inn Express Merced is the perfect gateway to Yosemite National Park
- January 12, 2020 Comments Off on SABA – Best accommodation: Old World style at the Hidden Garden Villa