Tag: TRAVEL

VIETNAM TRAVEL GUIDE: Halong Bay

Next up on our Vietnam guide series is Halong Bay (or Halong-a, as my guide pronounced it), a conglomerate of tiny islands constellating the Vietnamese shores and creating an absolutely stunning set up for locals and foreigners looking for some peace of mind. Here… Continue Reading “VIETNAM TRAVEL GUIDE: Halong Bay”

MEETING THE PRINCE OF LIECHTENSTEIN (NOT)

Check out my latest adventures in Vaduz, Liechtenstein, and our failed attempts at meeting the prince. Features lots of awkwardness and social anxiety.   Have a lovely day! Elena

WHY ‘ENVYING’ ISN’T THE ANSWER

When you travel a lot, you get used to hearing the same sentence all over again from friends, family members, or even strangers. The three words that they think make a lot of sense and might make you feel good about yourself, but that… Continue Reading “WHY ‘ENVYING’ ISN’T THE ANSWER”

SURVIVING A 13-HOUR TRAIN RIDE IN VIETNAM

This is not going to contain detailed instructions on how to look up, book or find a train in Vietnam, how their railway system works or what kind of trains they utilise in their daily rides. This is going to be a post on… Continue Reading “SURVIVING A 13-HOUR TRAIN RIDE IN VIETNAM”

NO PLACE IS PERFECT.

I love Italy. I truly do. Countless times we’ve been told there is no place like home, and I can testify and support that thought like I can scream my own name to the world. After travelling to many places and falling in love… Continue Reading “NO PLACE IS PERFECT.”

WHAT MAKES A TRIP WORTH IT?

(Did I go to Berlin?) They say travelling is the food of the soul, a tool to widen your horizons and experience life in a different way. Reaching for the unknown and coming back richer than you were before. Travelling is about exploring, discovering,… Continue Reading “WHAT MAKES A TRIP WORTH IT?”

VIETNAM GUIDE: a day in Hanoi

Remember how I told you guys I had missed my chance to see south east Asia this summer, as there were no more spots available for that Vietnam / Cambodia trip in late August? Turns out there was one left. And I got it.… Continue Reading “VIETNAM GUIDE: a day in Hanoi”

22

Here is an update for you all: I FINALLY TURNED 22! Crazy, right? The event happened 8 days ago, on a very busy beach in the French riviera, in the same country of last year’s birthday and accompanied by the same two people. 22… Continue Reading “22”