Stupid reasons why peolpe don’t travel (alone)  

1) Money money money Travelling is super expensive. The locals are going to overreach you, shopping is much more expensive and worse quality than at home. Oh, and you have no money because of the super huge TV you just bought.   2) No time (or: my super busy super important job) You have to go […]

Inspiring quotes from travellers I met!

Sometimes I forgot their names. Sometimes I was frustrated and not open for a conversation. Sometimes I was in love and therefore thinking about something else. But I still can name the place and why these quotes are so inspiring, not only for me but for any other part & full-time traveller.   My friend Tina […]

Travel-moments that can’t be shared

What is the purpose of a travelblog? Is it to guide you? To tell you in which hotel you should sleep? Which food you should eat? On which beach you should lie? Is it to entertain you? Let you delve into new places and experiences? The description of how street food in Saigon smells? How it […]

Sea-salt, sea-girl (why I love the sea)

Once Jules Verne said: The sea is only the embodiment of a supernatural and wonderful existence. So here’s my tribute to the place I where I feel whole, and happy.   Once in a lifetime you should go there: Phi Phi Island, Thailand   Italy, most visited in summer – what a mistake. Winters are so beautiful […]

What’s needed for every Thai recipe? Beer!

Lucky I was making friends with the thai family staying in the house next to me on Koh Lanta. Jane, who has owned a restaurant, invited me to learn how to cook the 2 most typical thai recipes. It’s worth giving it a try as you’ll never come closer to the fantastic taste of Thailand! And don’t […]

workaway: learn from my experience

When I decided to quit and go on my long trip I broke up 3 months before I left. Not really time enough to save some serious money. On the other hand I couldn’t imagine just laying on the beach for a couple of months. The idea of volunteering was there. For a long time. I […]

Volunteer with kids: what to give, what to expect

When I’m telling people that I volunteered and worked with children, I nearly always hear the same reply: That’s what I always wanted to do too. But…none of them did it so far. To be honest: I used to be as well one of those guys, saying something like that for the last years. The outcome: […]

Stay connected: SIM cards in Asia

As an online & communication junkie, I get out of the plane/ bus in a new place, shouting “Where can I get a SIM and mobile internet”. So here you’ll find all infos about the SIM cards and mobile internet I used in Asia.   Cambodia: SIM: SMART SIM Connection: everywhere top Costs: $10 for the surylikecrazy package […]