LONDON, LONDON

Rather than a full-on guide to London (since about a trillion of those exist already), all I want to share with you are a few highlights from when I last visited. I was in London to catch up with friends from high school, most of whom have grown-up Monday to Friday jobs, which equaled a… Continue reading LONDON, LONDON

ISLE OF SKYE IN PICTURES

It took me almost four years of living in Scotland to go explore the breathtaking nature on offer in this country. When we finally did go, we picked a place that was a six-hour journey from Glasgow: Isle of Skye. The time it took to travel there was most definitely worth it, if not just… Continue reading ISLE OF SKYE IN PICTURES

WEEKEND IN STOCKHOLM

With the undeniable realization that fall is now upon us, I am longingly reminiscing about those final summer days and the weekend trip I made to Stockholm before returning to university. Although it was September we were still enjoying gorgeously blue skies and strolling around the city in 25-degree heat. I had a fantastic friend… Continue reading WEEKEND IN STOCKHOLM

COCONUT ALMOND FROZEN YOGHURT POPS w DARK CHOCOLATE

I have been waiting patiently for the late August summer heat to arrive and this week it finally happened. I celebrated by making frozen yoghurt popsicles! There is something unique about Scandinavian summers that I adore. Hello bright evenings, picnics in the park, dinners on the balcony, and – best of all – lots of… Continue reading COCONUT ALMOND FROZEN YOGHURT POPS w DARK CHOCOLATE

TRAVEL DIARIES: UBUD & AROUND

Many of the travelers I met along the way in Indonesia considered Ubud to be their favorite place, praising the abundance of culture and the hospitality of their homestay hosts. After having visited myself I can certainly see the appeal. Ubud has that laid-back feeling arising from its large yoga community; it has streets lined… Continue reading TRAVEL DIARIES: UBUD & AROUND

INDONESIA: FAVORITE BEACH SPOTS

My way of saying goodbye to Asia after having spent nine remarkable months there involved jetting off on one final trip – to Indonesia. Not surprisingly, my first stop was Bali. For months I had been drooling over various Instagram feeds, scrolling through pictures of gorgeous beaches, vegan cafés and yoga poses. In addition to… Continue reading INDONESIA: FAVORITE BEACH SPOTS