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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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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...
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/ )
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...
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...
Pimm's - ultimate summer drink!

Pimm’s – ultimate summer drink!

So I don’t know about you, but I am feeling the Summer quickly coming on and a longing for a cold drink is inevitable! The London/English drink of the summer is no doubt Pimm’s. Big jugs of this delightful and fresh drink will surely be served in bucket fulls at pubs and bars across town...
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...
PIN DROP APP

PIN DROP APP

I was introduced to this app recently. It works as a great tool especially here in London, where you often end up in areas you haven’t been before or visit places for the first time and know you want to come back – not always easy in a city this big! The way the app...
Jamie Oliver Cooking Class

Jamie Oliver Cooking Class

No doubt Jamie Oliver is well known and especially in Britain. I often watch his 30 minute meals on TV, where he effortlessly cooks up a great looking (and no doubt, great tasting) dishes. He makes it look so easy and not too fancy or complicated…. I love his rustic style and approach. Here in...
Would you like a drink?

Would you like a drink?

We all have a favourite bar, pub or a cocktail. Check out this great website: worldsbestbars.com, where you will find the best bars, cocktail lounges and clubs around in the world. For instance you can find London Best Bar Guide (Febuary 2013) …. read it here Enjoy! by Kathrine Werling (picture source www.worldbestbar.com)
Take your iPhone skiing!

Take your iPhone skiing!

If you are going skiing this season, you may find the Iphone app Ski Tracks interesting! With Ski Tracks you can measure things such as top speed, distance, altitude, etc. Just press “Start” and put your phone in your pocket to record your day. Much fun – but also quite revealing! If you look at my statistics below,...
The Shard - western Europe's tallest building

The Shard – western Europe’s tallest building

Anyone planning to come to London after the 1st of Feb and are slightly into architecture and/or spectacular views!? Then I think you should book tickets for this new attraction …. Opening to the public on the 1st of February. The Shard is an iconic, landmark building on the London skyline, designed by Master Architect...
Fashionable Travel Books - 2013 Louis Vuitton City Guides!

Fashionable Travel Books – 2013 Louis Vuitton City Guides!

For Christmas, I got my first Louis Vuitton city guide (for Rome), and I’m now looking forward to starting my new collection :) The 2013 editions are now on the market and the prices are DKK 190 (approx. EUR 25) per book. You can get a box with e.g. the major European cities as well....
New Year's Eve 2012/2013!

New Year’s Eve 2012/2013!

Happy New Year! Some snapshots from our New Year’s Eve below…! ( picture source – Travel Habit, 31 December 2012 )
Looking back at the 2012 travel year

Looking back at the 2012 travel year

( Me and Manly Beach, Australia: Our home for about two years. Back in Denmark now… Picture source: Travel Habit, 2012 ) The year of 2012 has been the best travel year for me – ever! Looking back, I feel very lucky that I have had the chance to experience so many amazing places. Until July 2012,...
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...
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 )
My Christmas wish bag...

My Christmas wish bag…

Swash iPhone case – B56 Store  / Track  headphones – AIAIAI  /  Lomography Diana mini retro blitz camera- Henny&My  /  Zimmermann Bikini- net a porter  /  Stella McCartney Carry on suitcase – net a porter So I’ve been asked about my Christmas wish list, which now has manifested as a little collage. It has just...
Some of my favourite travel items...

Some of my favourite travel items…

( Some travel favourites – Picture source: Travel Habit ) We all have our favourite travel items – I have listed some of mine below! Lonely Planet’s travel books are still some of the best in the market… Tromborg body salt scrub. Perfect for keeping your skin soft and moist after spending too many hours...
The iconic London bus is back!

The iconic London bus is back!

I am so happy to read the news of the ‘old fashioned jump on and off’ buses are being reinstalled in the city. A new electric version of the old open Routemaster bus (which it was called) has been designed and is currently being let loose in town! Today all London buses are closed and...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Travel Habit's Top Travel Apps!

Travel Habit’s Top Travel Apps!

We love smart phone applications – especially travel apps! We have listed our favorites below and will make sure to keep you updated when or if we find other good ones. Which travel app is your favorite app?   For the Danes – New CPH Airport app Copenhagen Airport has recently launched a new application, “CPH Airport“. Buy...