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Fantastic Foto Friday: Enjoy Life above Bangkok!

Bangkok is one of the most fun cities in Asia and the best place to see it for yourself is in one of the popular rooftop bars: Enjoy the sunset and the sparkling lights of the city, have a drink and watch the crowds! 
Find out more things to do in Bangkok, where to stay or how to get around in my Mini-Guide Bangkok!

Fantastic Foto Friday: Let time go by in Ubud, Bali

Ubud is one of my favorite places to relax in peace & quiet. You have to walk only a few minutes to leave the busy town behind and find a nice cafe to hang out and enjoy the view of the rice paddies, like the scenery here at Kafe Karsa!  Read my Mini-Guide Ubud to find out more, all on … Continue reading

Is Boracay a Philippine island paradise – or a cesspool?

Boracay is famous for it’s soft, white sand beaches and clear warm water and has won plenty of “best island” awards. It’s the most popular tourist destination in the Philippines and has welcomed millions of visitors! I’ve been to Boracay several times and found it to have some of the finest sand, warm water and friendly locals to greet you. But … Continue reading

Fake restaurant becomes TripAdvisors top London recommendation!

I have reviewed the risks of fake TripAdvisor reviews before and a Fortune story highlights the issue again: A London-based writer created a fake restaurant, marketed it on social media – and it shot up to the Number 1 spot of London restaurants on TripAdvisor. Similar to the ranking of Bangkok’s SkyTrain as a top attraction in town, this should … Continue reading

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Fantastic Foto Friday: Street Art in Melbourne, Australia

Sydney might have the stunning harbor views with the bridge and opera house, but Melbourne has some interesting sights on its own. You’ll have to look a little closer, but the street art all around the city is pretty amazing and I found myself wondering aimlessly and taking photos in the little neighborhoods – a great way to spend a leisurely day!

Better sleep, less flashy: Crowne Plaza Hotels brand experience

Crowne Plaza is an upscale hotel brand in the InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) with over 400 properties around the world. Crowne Plaza is one of the most globally distributed brands of IHG and focused on business travelers. You’ll find them in big cities and airport locations. They are not flashy, but they get the job done! … Continue reading

Flights from EUR4.99 across Europe – Ryan Air Black Friday Sale

Ryan Air is not flying to the US, but that’s not stopping them from participating in the Black Friday Sale. In fact, they are making it “Seven Days of Sale”, with a different sale each day. And if you thought the 9.99 deals they were offering recently were great – their latest offer is even better with 100,000 flights from … Continue reading