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How (Not) to See Hvar’s Lavender Fields

How not to see Hvar's lavender fields

Seeing the Hvar lavender fields in Croatia was high on my list. Just imagine the rows of purple, a little like those of the French Provence but more wild and in bushels. That is what Hvar was known for. Note the past tense. Those days are sadly gone. But my stubbornness didn’t want to listen […]


That Time I Almost Got Stranded on an Island in Croatia

That Time I Almost Got Stranded on an Island

“Wait, you’re saying that we’ll arrive half an hour after the last bus has left? How am I supposed to get to the other side of the island?” I was dumbfounded. She just shrug her head. Too bad that I was on a boat and couldn’t just go back. That’s what you call screwed. Was […]


Art by the beach – Peek into the life of a Brighton Artist

Brighton's famous colourful beach huts along the oceanshore

What better office could there be than by the beach? We travel bloggers are often pictured to sip cocktails on hammocks in the shade of palm trees. But that is far from the #hustlerlife that it takes to keep the business that spans a blog, social channels and clients afloat. Now, however, I seem to […]


The time I got robbed in a hostel & how to be smarter

The time I got robbed in a hostel and ended up in court

This wasn’t the first time I got robbed in a hostel. But hopefully it will be the last. At first I thought someone had played a cruel prank on me. All my stuff was gone. Got no time to read? Tweet it for later, pin it or watch the short video below.