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Monthly archive October, 2012
Diners Club - A world of (travel) opportunities

Diners Club – A world of (travel) opportunities

As consumers we are continuously exposed to new websites offering ”special” daily deals and other great bargains. Whether it’s saving money on restaurant visits, spa treatments, travels, sport events, cosmetic, etc. – there are so many offers out there! We have recently been introduced to “an old friend”: Diners Club International. Diners Club is a...
We ♥  pictures - London

We ♥ pictures – London

I’ve been in London for a month now and enjoying every minute of it. However, the weather did turn extremely cold this weekend, so feeling a lot like Denmark at the moment:) Well here are some snapshots I’ve taken so far…. more to come, as well as a restaurant guide, which I’m still working on...
Pin world & Pin city - wall maps

Pin world & Pin city – wall maps

You can get these cool maps to hang on your wall and keep track on where you have been and where you want to go! Buy them here along with many other great traveling products, such as Crumpled City… Fun stuff. Have a great weekend! The felt maps come with a set of 15 pins...
Australia's metropolis, Sydney

Australia’s metropolis, Sydney

Travel Habit actually came to life when Pernille was visiting Benedicte in Sydney earlier this year. Since we started the blog we haven’t had a chance to write you a Sydney guide. We are now making an attempt below. Sydney is an amazing city, which we both have great memories of. Benedicte lived in Sydney...
Maison Rika

Maison Rika

If you know of the fashion brand Rika (the one with the bag with the stars on), you will be interested to know they have their very own hotel in Amsterdam – Maison Rika. A former art gallery has been converted into a stylish and contemporary hotel, with 3 rooms at a rate of €200...
Darwin - Australia's tropical capital city

Darwin – Australia’s tropical capital city

( Beautiful beach in Darwin. Tempting water? Indeed, but nobody is swimming due to crocs and box jellyfish! ) Darwin is Australia’s tropical capital city – an oasis located on Australia’s northern coastline. Recently, Lonely Planet listed Darwin as one of the world’s top ten cities to visit in 2012, and I can only agree...
Denmark - Warmest October day in 138 years

Denmark – Warmest October day in 138 years

Yesterday we experienced the warmest October day in Copenhagen since 1874! With temperatures above 20 C, the whole city was outside enjoying the beautiful weather and it was a real challenge to find a spare spot in the sun. A perfect Saturday! Today the weather was back to normal (read 12 to 15 C), but still...
New York City - On a bike!

New York City – On a bike!

Article and photos by Kathrine Werling – guest blogger. A few weeks ago, when I was planning my third trip to NYC, one of my colleagues told me to rent a bike to go around in the city. At first I thought she was crazy!! Is it really safe to bike on Manhattan? Imagine going...
Guest Blogger: Kathrine Werling

Guest Blogger: Kathrine Werling

We welcome our first guest blogger Kathrine Werling.  We have asked Kathrine to write a few words about herself so you can get to know her. She will be writing for us for some weeks, and we can’t wait to read about Kathrine’s travels and adventures!!  My name is Kathrine, I am a 33 years...
TWO ROOMS GRILL | BAR in Tokyo

TWO ROOMS GRILL | BAR in Tokyo

( TWO ROOMS’ outdoor terrace overlooking the stunning Tokyo skyline. Source: Travel Habit / August 2012 ) Located on the fifth floor of the Ao commercial complex, TWO ROOMS is made up of a bar, dining rooms and a big outdoor terrace overlooking the stunning Tokyo skyline. TWO ROOMS, which is designed by the San...
Going skiing? Check out Brickell Chalet

Going skiing? Check out Brickell Chalet

Autumn really has set in and there isn’t long until the chill of winter will bite into our cheeks and bring on the cold, yet beautiful season. One of the best things about winter is definitely winter sports and skiing holidays (apart from Christmas, of course:)). From I was a child I have gone on...
Colorful New England Fall Foliage

Colorful New England Fall Foliage

( The Hotchkiss Golf Course, Lakeville, Connecticut. Source: Travel Habit / October 2010 ) Experience the autumn in New England Autumn is the perfect time of the year to visit New England. The nature provides an incredible colorful scenery, winding country roads and a somewhat romantic atmosphere. All in all, a classic New England escape awaits you...
BFI London Film Festival

BFI London Film Festival

From the 10th – 20th of October all film-buffs can indulge in a plethora of screenings, events, talks, workshops and other great activities. The festival is open to the public and you can purchase tickets here. Some of the events are talks held by industry people, such as the Dane (or half Danish) actor Viggo...
Experience unspoiled Burma

Experience unspoiled Burma

Our good friend Sabrina Willadsen (29) recently visited Burma. Read about her first impressions of this still quite new tourist destination and enjoy some of her beautiful photos below. Burma – also known as Myanmar – is a fantastic unspoiled country with beautiful people and scenery! The country is still controlled by the military junta,...
TASCHEN's übercool travel books

TASCHEN’s übercool travel books

( Teaser: 36 Hours. 125 Weekends in Europe, source: http://www.taschen.com ) I love TASCHEN’s travel books and today I visited the bookstore in Copenhagen for the first time. For a moment I felt I was in book heaven – so many amazing coffee table books filled with travel inspiration and beautiful photos! For now, I’m...
PARIS - down memory lane...

PARIS – down memory lane…

I’m dreaming of going to Paris again soon!! It shouldn’t be so hard – now that I’m in London, I can take the Eurostar and be there within 3 hours…… Hmmm I should really do something of it. But for now, I’ll share some photos I took last year when I was there. We stayed...
My Balinese diary!

My Balinese diary!

( picture – Legian beach, Ubud rice fields, view from our Kupu Kupu Barong villa – source: Travel Habit ) In July 2012 we spent 12 days in Bali, Indonesia. Life here is great and a single day in Bali can bring more sigths and adventures than one week of travel elsewhere. I really fell...
Postcard From Cape Town

Postcard From Cape Town

Name: Tania Willesen Age: 26 Nationality: Danish Profession: Post grad student in Media Theory and Practice. Cape Town made it to the list when New York Times recently published their top ten hippest cities in the world. It is the second largest city in South Africa and one of the most beautiful in the world...