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This blog is a helpful guide and source of inspiration. We write about our own travels around different parts of the world and of our experiences, and hopefully this will inspire your next trip!
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Gotta love the spring!

Gotta love the spring!

Who needs white, sandy beaches when you have perfect, sunny weather and nice temperatures in England and Denmark these days…? Well, guess we wouldn’t mind a trip to more exotic distant skies, but unfortunately that’s not scheduled for now. Hope you had a great Easter! Below are some snapshots from the last couple of weeks. Spring weather...
Finalists in Skyscanner Travel Blog Award

Finalists in Skyscanner Travel Blog Award

  We are now among the finalists in the Danish edition of Skyscanner’s TRAVEL BLOG AWARD ‘ BLOSCARS’. The first leg of the competition is national where after it will go international. Please vote for us to show your support of the blog. You can do it here – just click on the top green...
WE ARE NOMINATED!! SUPERSAVERS BLOG AWARDS...

WE ARE NOMINATED!! SUPERSAVERS BLOG AWARDS…

We are again this year nominated for Best Travel Blog and best Best Photo Blog. We are of course very flattered with these nominations and hope that our readers will help us a long and vote. Please follow the link below for Best Travel Blog  and under for Best Photo Blog For those who are...
The Best of 2013

The Best of 2013

Happy New Year, dear readers! We have gathered some of our best travel moments in 2013! For Benedicte, 2013 highlights were skiing in St. Anton in Austria, wining and dining in New York City, city break in Stockholm and spending the summer in Spain. Pernille’s travels include a visit in Rome, wedding in romantic settings in Tuscany...
WE'RE ON INSTAGRAM!

WE’RE ON INSTAGRAM!

It took us a while but we are now on instagram! We look forward to sharing our pics with you – follow us here 
AirHelp - New App Helps Frustrated Passengers

AirHelp – New App Helps Frustrated Passengers

What do you do when your flight is delayed, cancelled or overbooked, and your airline company claims it has no responsibility? You grab your phone and make sure you get the compensation that is rightfully yours. – Most airline passengers probably know how it feels when you are ready for take off: luggage packed, tickets...
Christina’s travel habits…

Christina’s travel habits…

Name: Christina Maksimoski About me: I work as Executive Assistant at the Boston Consulting Group and I am a freelancer. I love to paint and love to explore galleries and museums that inspire me as an ‘artist’. Also, I am in the process of writing my very first novel. Nationality: Danish Next holiday? My next...
The Real Bulgaria

The Real Bulgaria

This summer, our good friend Sandra and her boyfriend went to Bulgaria. We are very happy that they have shared their experiences with us. Maybe the next holiday destination for you? Perhaps Bulgaria is not on your list of dream destinations. Every time Bulgaria is mentioned you think of Sunny Beach or Golden Sands, and many...
Best Eastern Australian destinations and the Top 5 "Must Do activities"

Best Eastern Australian destinations and the Top 5 “Must Do activities”

Author: Carla C. Burton is a self-employed Travel and Hospitality writer with a BBA in Business Administration from Bond University.  Although a Gold Coast native, Carla moved to Melbourne in 2008 to further her writing career in the Travel industry.  Carla has become a top contributor to many Travel blogs world-wide and thoroughly enjoys the...
Lamu Island, Kenya

Lamu Island, Kenya

Article by Veronica Marciniak (27), London based Interior Designer Lamu Island – the Ultimate Hideaway If you are looking to escape the crowds this summer and indulge in the simple life, look no further than the alluring island of Lamu. Nestled against the unspoilt Indian Ocean coast of northern Kenya, Lamu is exotic and secluded,...
WIN toys from FISHER-PRICE

WIN toys from FISHER-PRICE

HOW TO WIN THESE ‘On the Go’ TOYS FROM FISHER PRICE – PRIZE worth 70€/400DKK: (two books, a dummy and a toy) Share with us your best travel tip when flying - with or without children. Submit your answer either on our Facebook wall here or write it in an email to hello@travelhabit.dk or leave...
Up North - A Day in Newcastle

Up North – A Day in Newcastle

Article by Richard Almond, Architect and lives in London. A city whose reputation precedes it, Newcastle has a long, rich industrial heritage, forging the ships and trains, and mining the coal which fired the industrial revolution. After the industrial decline of recent decades this handsome, gritty little city has re-emerged as a centre of art,...
Saseline's travel habits...

Saseline’s travel habits…

We want to introduce our first Travel Habit interview with Danish multi-artist as well as CEO and founder of Sasé skincare line. Saseline lives in Copenhagen but through her job she travels a lot. We have been able to pin her down to give us a short interview on what travelling means to her. Name...
WE ARE IN THE FINAL - PLEASE VOTE! :)

WE ARE IN THE FINAL – PLEASE VOTE! :)

We are now officially in the final to win the prize of being the ‘Best Travel Blog‘ held by Super Saver. Please click on the link below to give us your vote – we would very much appreciate it! You can vote until the 13th of May. Thanks :) Her kan du finde et rigtigt...
WE ARE NOMINATED FOR 'BEST TRAVEL BLOG' !!!

WE ARE NOMINATED FOR ‘BEST TRAVEL BLOG’ !!!

We have been nominated by Super Saver in the category for ‘BEST TRAVEL BLOG‘ – we are very excited and hope that you all will help us receive as many votes as possible. Please click on the image below to vote. THANK YOU and thank you for following us here on Travel Habit!! :) Type...
Postcard From: The Wonders of Nepal

Postcard From: The Wonders of Nepal

A post from our good friend Pernille Ringsing. I’ve never seen such a beautiful view from an airplane – The Himalayas and Mount Everest. Wow! The mountains are so close and peak over the clouds into the blue sky – what an adventure it must be to climb Everest Base Camp one day! In a...
Some winter snapshots!

Some winter snapshots!

We are dreaming ourselves away to warmer places at the moment…! Especially in Denmark, we have had sooo much snow… Really looking forward to spring and warmer temperature! But the winter is indeed beautiful as well – just see below. We have gathered some winter snapshots for you, which we hope you will enjoy. Have...
A little bit of Marrakesh

A little bit of Marrakesh

Our good friend Jeanette has sent us some tips from her recent trip to Marrakesh. You can also follow her via here super cool blog on fashion, life style and much more…. www.northlittle.dk HOTELS We stayed for 4 nights a RIAD NOIR DÍVORIE – and we have never experienced service like this anywhere! They were...
Kitesurfing around the Mediterranean

Kitesurfing around the Mediterranean

We’ve received a great kite surfing guide from Benjamin, so hopefully some of you extreme water sports addicts can have a read and take note of his good tips! Do you like the beach? The hot sun baking down from a clear blue sky, the warm golden sand under your feet? Well most of us...
We wish you a happy New (travel) Year!

We wish you a happy New (travel) Year!

A Happy New Year to all of you travellers out there. May each of you have a fantastic travel filled 2013! This year, we are spending New Year’s Eve in Copenhagen. Last year we celebrated the big night in Sydney – probably one of the most amazing places to spend New Year’s Eve: the firework at...
Postcard From Thailand - travelling with kids!

Postcard From Thailand – travelling with kids!

Name: Lisa Kimura Peschcke-Køedt Occupation: Account manager Natioanlity: Danish Lives in: Holte, Denmark In late November we were going to Thailand with some good friends – all together we were four adults and four kids aged from 8 months to 4 years. When planning our trip we wanted to stay at two different resorts during our...
Merry X-mas from Marrakech

Merry X-mas from Marrakech

Guest blogger, Kathrine Werling, is celebrating Christmas in Marrakech, Morocco. She has sent home these beautiful photos… Luckily, we are not jealous at all!! (Picture source – Kathrine Werling / December 2012)
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

We wish you all a merry Christmas and hope you have had some wonderful days with friends and family! This year, we both spent Christmas in Copenhagen, Denmark – and almost had a white Christmas!! ( Picture source – Travel Habit / December 2012 / London and Denmark )
Christmas markets - some of our favourites!

Christmas markets – some of our favourites!

( Christmas shopping in London – Covent Garden Christmas Food Market  / Travel Habit, 2012 ) Carol singing, sweets, home-made food, mulled wine, red noses and snow! We love Christmas and give you a breif summary of some of our favourite Christmas markets below. Stockholm If you are visiting the Swedish capital during December, we encourage...
Travel Habit in London

Travel Habit in London

This weekend we were “reunited” in London, where Pernille is currently living! We had a great weekend with nice, but also very chilly weather… Already feels like winter is here!! Went out Saturday for drinks in Soho, had dinner at Jamie Oliver’s restaurant Barbecoa (amazing food and stunning views of the city and St Paul’s Cathedral),...
Skiing in Denmark?

Skiing in Denmark?

Yes – it could become reality for Danes to go skiing in Denmark! As a nation with so many ski lovers, we have been unfortunate to live in one of the flattest countries in the world! Packing your car or getting on a plane and travel either north or south has been our only option – but that...
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...
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...
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...
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,...