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Expedia's "My Real London" guide

Expedia’s “My Real London” guide

“Undgå turistfælderne og få øje på et moderne London! Vores anbefalede oplevelser og skræddersyede guider, tilbyder et unikt perspektiv af hvad man kan foretage sig i den livlige storby. Har du opdaget noget særligt i London, som du gerne vil dele? Så tilføj dine oplevelser, og påbegynd dine egne guider nedenfor!” Sådan lyder det på...
Port de Sóller, Mallorca

Port de Sóller, Mallorca

Downtown Port de Sóller has an amazing vibe to it with great restaurants and bars – A tramway links the inland town of Sóller to Port de Sóller, running along the beach-side road since 1913 (picture Travel Habit // July 2014) Spent the summer in Port de Sóller in Mallorca, Spain, a beautuful little fishing village located about half...
Hotel Skansen - An all-time spa favorite!

Hotel Skansen – An all-time spa favorite!

How wonderful is this! Love the small Swedish village, Båstad, and will be back soon again! (Picture source – Travel Habit // May 2014 ) Visited the amazing Hotel Skansen in Båstad, Sweden, about a month ago. I have stayed here a couple of times before – and will soon be back again, that’s for sure! The hotel is located next...
The Grazing Goat in London

The Grazing Goat in London

This weekend, Pernille and I were reunited in London. As my previous post indicates, spring has arrived in the English capital – temperatures above 15 C and blossom everywhere. We had brekkie at The Grazing Goat in Marylebone – very recommendable. The food were great, the place wasn’t too crowded and there was plenty of room...
Thorpe Bay and London - Spring is in the air!

Thorpe Bay and London – Spring is in the air!

Beautiful Tower Bridge, Tower Of London, showing off in the sun! (Picture source – Travel Habit, March 2014) Spring has arrived in England, where I’m currently on holiday (well, actually maternity leave) visiting some of my closest friends. Started out in Thorpe Bay, a beautiful area within the Borough of Southend-on-Sea in Essex, situated on the...
Something for the bucket list: Charming Places To See Before You Die

Something for the bucket list: Charming Places To See Before You Die

The other day, I came across this article “19 Truly Charming Places To See Before You Die” from BuzzFeed Travel. Beautiful pictures, which all make you want to travel and explore these beautiful places! Certainly something to add to my bucket list. Read the article here. Picture source – http://www.buzzfeed.com/rachelzarrell/the-most-charming-places-in-the-world 
Tokyo restaurants - my favorites!

Tokyo restaurants – my favorites!

(Main residence of the Imperial Family. Picture source – Travel Habit / August 2012 ) From traditional Japanese to impressive French and Italian cuisine, Tokyo boasts a great array of dining experiences! And with more Michelin stars than any other city on earth, Tokyo is every food lover’s dream… When we visited in August 2012, we found that it can...
Grace Santorini in Greece

Grace Santorini in Greece

I’m reaseaching for an upcoming trip in June this year and came across this amazing hotel in Santorini, Greece.  Can only DREAM myself away to this place right now. Truely looks like a paradise! :-) May be a little expensive, but Grace Santorini is now officially on my bucket list of places to visit in...
Dubai snapshots!

Dubai snapshots!

( Me and my son (4 months old) – his first beach vacation… Here at the beach at Westin Hotel – Picture source – Travel Habit, February 2014 ) Just got back from Dubai after a wonderful vacation. Stayed at the Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel and The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina. Both were...
Dubai here we come!

Dubai here we come!

I’m off to Dubai! So excited and will keep you updated on Instagram/Facebook. Below are some shots from my visit in August 2011. With temperatures above 40 C, it was actually more convenient to stay inside. Looking forward to more decent temperatures this time. We are staying at the The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach...
Active holiday at Club La Santa

Active holiday at Club La Santa

Luckily it’s not all about the sports at Club La Santa…! Above, the pool and relaxation area. Picture source – Travel Habit, January 2014 “Club La Santa, La Santa, La Santa Sport. Everybody loves to go…” I have somewhat missed the refrain of the “La Santa song” which is palyed on the bus once approaching the...
Travel tips for kids flying alone

Travel tips for kids flying alone

Found this article with travel tips for children flying alone. Today, more than ever, children are flying without their parents. It’s safe, largely hassle-free and for children, quite exciting. To ensure these trips are memorable for them (and less stressful for you as a parent), the article lists som handy tips under the following headers:...
Enviroment friendly travel bags from Bag-all

Enviroment friendly travel bags from Bag-all

Found these really cute and enviroment friendly travel bags from Bag-all (thanks Instagram!). The bags are made in organic cotton and are tailored for your underwear, hairdryer, shoes, etc. Will definitely smarten up the content of my suitcase… :-) Buy them online on http://www.bag-all.com/ (prices from $6,00)!! Shipment worldwide. ( picture source – http://www.bag-all.com/ )
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara

Simple dune views from the hotel lobby – looks amazing! The hotel is the winner of Trip Advisor’s Travellers’ Choice Award 2013 (Source – http://qasralsarab.anantara.com/gallery.aspx) Have you ever stayed at a hotel in the desert? I haven’t – but after this unique desert hotel has come to my attention, I think I will experience it in...
Next trip booked - The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina

Next trip booked – The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina

Picture from my recent trip to Dubai. How cute is this camel…? (Picture source – Travel Habit, August 2011) We just booked a trip to Dubai in February next year. I’m so excited to go back – only visited once in August a couple of years ago. The heat was unbearable, so I’m looking forward...
Charming Cádiz and Parador De Cádiz (Hotel Atlantico)

Charming Cádiz and Parador De Cádiz (Hotel Atlantico)

About Cádiz Occupying a tiny peninsula on the south coast of Spain, Cádiz is a beautiful old city, which is well worth a visit. The old town is on the tip of the peninsula and is buzzing with beautiful plazas that are constantly full of life, narrow streets and small shops. To get here, you...
Ace Hotel - American hipster hotel in London

Ace Hotel – American hipster hotel in London

Check this out! Last week, the hip US hotel group Ace Hotels, a chain co-founded by Alex Calderwood, opened a new hotel in England’s capital thereby expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. Ace Hotels exist in Seattle, Portland, Palm Springs and Manhattan, New York all with a mission to a “locally-inspired approach to design and development”, giving “new...
Not an ordinary city guide: Travelling in style with Louis Vuitton

Not an ordinary city guide: Travelling in style with Louis Vuitton

Check out these new city guides from Louis Vuitton… The French fashion house has commissioned four artists to explore and interpret a city included in these “travel guide meets sketch book series”. Congolese artist Chéri Samba discovers Paris, American Daniel Arsham unravels the mysteries of Easter Island (Polynesia), the French fashion illustrator Jean-Philippe Delhomme tackles New York City, and the...
Costa del windsurf - Tarifa, Spain

Costa del windsurf – Tarifa, Spain

Surf’s up in Europe’s surf capital, Tarifa. Source: http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/ When travelling in Spain last week, we stopped by in Tarifa, a small town in the province of Cádiz, Andalusia, on the southernmost tip of Spain – and actually the southernmost point of the European continent… With its endless beaches, beautiful nature, famous nightlife, the sunny, windy climate, Tarifa is known...
Gl. Skagen - Summer is finally here!

Gl. Skagen – Summer is finally here!

Some snapshots below from a lovely holiday in Gl. Skagen (northern Jutland, Denmark). Summer is finally here and with tempretures around 25 C, you can’t really wish for more from the Danish summer! Pictures: Yellow houses framed by white-picket fences and red-tiled roofs – all in all a picture perfect village / Lunch at Brøndum’s Hotel / Having...
Travel Habit's top 10 beaches - which one is your favorite?

Travel Habit’s top 10 beaches – which one is your favorite?

Dreaming of turquoise water and white sandy beaches? We give you our top 10 beaches below… Which one is your favorite? 1. Fiji, Likuliku (Benedicte) Spent my 30th birthday at Likuliku Lagoon Resort in July last year – a true paradise with the most beautiful beaches… (Picture – Travel Habit / July 2012) 2. Hyams beach – Australia, Jervis Bay, New South...
Some Danish summer snapshots... Hopefully July will heat up!

Some Danish summer snapshots… Hopefully July will heat up!

The Danish summer weather has not been too impressive so far… Clouds, rain and cold temperatures have almost been an everyday occurrence the the last couple of weeks – but I’m optimistic and are expecting July to heat up! Enjoy below some snapshots of the Danish summer so far… :) Danish countryside / Me / Copenhagen / Tisvildeleje beach / Nyhavn in Copenhagen...
Small Luxury Hotels of the World

Small Luxury Hotels of the World

Picture : Hotel Velassaru Maldives – I want to go now!! Source: http://www.slh.com/ While doing some research for my upcoming summer holiday in Spain, I came across the website “Small Luxury Hotels of the World“, which presents a selection of what the editors see as the world’s finest small independent hotels. Go check it out if...
'The Park' - New Sydney Pop-Up Bar

‘The Park’ – New Sydney Pop-Up Bar

A lovely Sydney based friend of mine told me about one of Sydney’s coolest and newest Pop-Up Bars.  “The Park” is an awesome outdoor bar located at the Paddington / Woollahra Gates of Centennial Park. Last chance to visit The Park is this week! The Park features delicious catering and a licensed bar available with a...
The Hudson - Hotel and Bar in NYC

The Hudson – Hotel and Bar in NYC

Hudson / 356 West 58 Street / New York, New York 10019 The Hotel When visiting New York earlier this month, we stayed three nights at the Hudson Hotel located in Midtown. I was impressed with this hotel in many ways: It’s huge (866 guest rooms), it’s young and sophisticated, and all design details are carefully...
New York City Snapshots

New York City Snapshots

Here are some snapshots from our trip to New York City a couple of weeks ago! Spring is the perfect time of the year to visit the city because it’s less humid, temperatures are decent, colors are beautiful and there are so many things to do outside! Enjoy :) ( Picture Source – Travel Habit / April-May...
New York City Restaurant Guide

New York City Restaurant Guide

New York City’s restaurant scene is as varied and diverse as anyone can dream of! Visiting the Big Apple last week, we explored some of our favorite – and now new favorite – restaurants across the amazing city. Check out the list below – I have divided into brekkie/brunch/lunch and dinner restaurants. Brekkie/brunch/lunch: Balthazar Restaurant (80 Spring St, Soho...
Le Parker Meridien Hotel - New York springtime!

Le Parker Meridien Hotel – New York springtime!

( Spring! Here some beautiful cherry trees – Picture Source: Travel Habit, 28 April 2013 ) Spring is in the air in New York! Spring in New York is probably the best time to be in the city: It’s less humid, temperatures are decent, green and pink colors are dominating the street scene and the...
2013 Hot List by CN Traveler

2013 Hot List by CN Traveler

“154 places you’ll want to go to right away…” Oh yes! If you need inspiration for your next trip, check out CN Traveler’s “2013 Hot List” listing the 154 “Best New Hotels in the World”. I already have a couple of places in mind, just see below. See the 2013 Hot List and many more pictures here! Park...
Glad Påsk! Pleasant Stockholm reunion...

Glad Påsk! Pleasant Stockholm reunion…

( Strandvägen in Stockholm on a beautiful and sunny day! Picture source – Travel Habit / 31 March 2013 ) Spent the Easter break in Stockholm – feels like a long time ago since I last visited, so it was good to be back! I love the Swedish capital with its beautiful old buildings, wide avenues,...