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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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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...
Samsoe Island - Summer 2013

Samsoe Island – Summer 2013

We are looking back at the summer and have invited a few of our friends to share their best tips and destinations. Enjoy! Name: Marianne Vindum Kolenda Occupation: Head of Sales at Jeudan A/S Nationality: Danish What were your plans for the summer 2013?  To escape to the best little beautiful island ‘Samsø’. An essential...
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,...
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...
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...
A little bit more of Fiji...

A little bit more of Fiji…

( Likuliku Lagoon Resort’s over-water bures. Paradise! Picture source: Travel Habit / July 2012 ) I turned 30 last week while travelling to Fiji, and as part of my birthday present from my parents I got a couple of days at a very luxurious resort, Likuliku Lagoon Resort! And I want to go back… And live...
Bula! My Fijian fling...

Bula! My Fijian fling…

I’m on holiday in Fiji at the moment – an idyllic South Pacific getaway on the doorstep of Australia! There sure is a lot to love about Fiji: Palm-fringed stretches of white sandy beaches, beautiful blue water, plenty adventure-seeking activities (if you want to see sharks and colourful fish, this is the place to be),...
Summer in Tisvildeleje, Denmark

Summer in Tisvildeleje, Denmark

I spent this weekend in our summer house in Tisvildeleje and documented a bit of the amazing weather and the idyllic surroundings. Tisvildeleje is the place where many of the ‘city people’ go in the summer. Often during the busy weeks (in July) you will meet many of the same people who you would bump...
Hotel Palazzo Versace and Kelly Slater

Hotel Palazzo Versace and Kelly Slater

Just got back from a long weekend in Surfers Paradise, a suburb located in the heart of Gold Coast, Queensland. I wasn’t really sure what to expect from this place, but I didn’t leave disappointed! Surfers Paradise (and Gold Coast in general) is mostly know for attracting rich Australians with bad taste, backpackers, skyscrapers that cast shadows...
Next holiday booked! Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast

Next holiday booked! Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast

Imagine a hotel filled with Versace runway models hanging out by the pool, dining in the restaurants and working out in the gym? Fantastico! Okay, maybe it’s not quite like that (thank God…), but this hotel really looks good! We have just booked 3 nights in May at Palazzo Versace (= Versace Palace), a luxury resort located at Main...
Thailand - Island Hopping

Thailand – Island Hopping

How to island hop in 10 days! I wouldn’t doubt saying that Thailand is one of the most popular destinations in South East Asia. Many go because of the low prices, high service level and amazing cultural experiences. Furthermore, it is almost a sure stop for backpackers. I never took the time out when I was...
Postcard From Costa Rica

Postcard From Costa Rica

Name: Benjamin Gardner Age: 30 Nationality: Danish/English About me: Benjamin likes adventure and always tries to put a bit of it into his travels, whether it be surfing, diving or snowboarding. COSTA RICA – Best tips for surfing and diving!! ”La Pura Vida” is the national motto of Costa Rica, which means ‘The Pure Life’ ...
Jervis Bay & Hyams Beach

Jervis Bay & Hyams Beach

Travel 3 hours south of Sydney – and you will be on one of Australia’s most beautiful beaches! The approximately 3 hours drive from Sydney to Jervis Bay will take you through some beautiful stretches of coastline with bushland, national parks and white sandy beaches. Take the beautiful Grand Pacific Drive, which features the spectacular Sea...
Mexico - The Yucatán Peninsula

Mexico – The Yucatán Peninsula

Despite American college students on spring break, numerous luxury resorts and the overzealous development, the natural beauty of the Yucatán Peninsula (region of southeastern Mexico) abides. First stop Tulum When travelling to Mexico a couple of years ago, we started off in Tulum (located south of Cancún). Tulum’s greatest attraction is undoubtedly its location! This city has a spectacular coastline...
Dubai in 36 hours...

Dubai in 36 hours…

Located on the Eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula, Dubai has emerged as a global city and international business hub. Innovative large construction projects such as Burj Al Arab (the world’s most luxurious hotel), Burj Khalifa (the tallest building in the world) and the Palm islands, have  recently attracted world attention. We recently stayed in Dubai city...
Postcard From Hawaii

Postcard From Hawaii

Name: Coleen Libardo Age: 26 Nationality: Australian About me: Coleen loves good food, fitness, beauty and travelling. OAHU HAWAII Hawaii is only a 9 hour flight from Sydney and has been tagged as a romantic getaway. True, but it offers so much more than a beautiful sunset (or sunrise)! We stayed in Oahu for a...
Antigua, The Caribbean

Antigua, The Caribbean

Where to stay in paradise? I have a good suggestion! When looking through some old photo albums the other day I found these amazing picture-memories from a trip I was on, a couple of years ago to Antigua. As the photos will show it is a b-e-a-u-t-i-f-u-l  place:) We stayed at THE INN in English...
Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island

In the beginning of this year my boyfriend and I took the long flight to Australia to visit Benedicte (the other half of this blog). During our trip we stayed a few days on Hamilton Island. The island is situated  on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef and is part of the ‘Whitsunday Islands’. Hamilton Island...