Auroville – Utopia or Cult?

Auroville

I remember first hearing about Auroville when watching a documentary online, showing this allegedly perfect city. It described Auroville as a 3000 inhabitants experimental township, where people from 50+ different nationalities live, where no garbage is produced, everything is homegrown or sourced ethically, people focus on self development and on a lot of stuff I … Read more

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Heaven is a Jewel shaped Island. Sri Lanka is often compared to a gemstone due to its shape. Once you go there it won’t take you long to understand why Sri Lanka is not just shaped like a jewel but it really is a precious treasure on Earth. There are countless reasons why you should … Read more

Why You Should Visit Georgia in 2020

I will never get why Georgia as an European destination is so overlooked. This country has an Eastern European feeling but with a strong Georgian/Caucasian identity. It has everything a traveller might want: A beautiful, vibrant capital, an unique culture to discover, breathtaking mountains, glaciers, forests and some of the most welcoming people of all … Read more

10 Days in Morocco: in Pictures

The Beautiful Dunes

Like most of the people on this planet, I have a huge bucketlist. One of the items in my list has always been seeing the dunes of the Sahara desert. Add the spectacular views, landscapes, architecture, colours and atmosphere of a beautiful country like Morocco to the mix and here I am on my flight … Read more

Portugal: in Pictures

Cabo da Roca

I must have been 18 or 19 when I picked up “Journey to Portugal” by Saramago from a bookshop and read his adventures across the country. My eagerness to go there kept growing as I went on reading Fernando Pessoa’s poetry at university. If you don’t know who Pessoa was please go on and read … Read more