Monastery Estate Retreat Crete

Crete’s hidden Sanctuary-Monastery Estate Retreat

After an almost whole working year without a break I took a few days off during June to get some sunshine, sand on my feet and loveliness. This time I needed something beautiful, isolated, cost friendly and relaxing. Being an…

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Stockholm

Quick trip to Stockholm

A business trip brought me to beautiful Stockholm. From all Scandinavian capitals this is where you will get a “big city” vibe. There is definitely a buzz and summer is the time to be here. My trip was work related…

Istanbul

5 Misconceptions about Istanbul

This trip started as an opportunity to get a short break. I logged into Scyscanner and I entered “From: Oslo To: Anywhere” option. 4 cheap destinations appeared: Paris, Barcelona, Istanbul, Warsaw. I have been to the first two more than twice…

My day in Istanbul so far

For those who might not follow instagram you might not know that I am in Istanbul at the moment. I arrived last night and here are my first impressions waking up to a place that straddles Europe and Asia across…

Elafonisos, Greece

Two beaches you should visit around Monemvasia

Nice hotels are great but nothing is greater than nature, being outdoors and exploring. September in south Greece is still summer and it guarantees great water temperature and sunny skies. If you ever get to be around Monemvasia then there…