Lisbon, the Royal city

Days, Days, Days, before Ben and I were going to Portugal we planned everything into detail. We had worked really hard over the last year, both new careers and renovating the house we bought together definitely took some time from us. Not complaining tough, we are very happy with everything we have achieved so far,…

My favourites of Lisbon

The Jeronimos Monastery Oooooh, I was so looking forward to visit this cloister! I had seen so many pictures of this Gothical and royal place, I was already in love with it before we even stepped one foot inside. I thought I  couldn’t have chosen a better way to spend my birthday. But destiny decided…

Sintra and its royal green area

Fantasy palaces covered in bright colours of art and artistic artworks, flowering nature with romantic paths, cute small streets and good food to end the day with, Sintra can offer it all. This is what makes it a perfect daytrip from Lisbon. There are many different trips offered, so you can choose whatever fits you…

Historical fact about Lisbon

On the 1st of November 1755 one of the most deadliest natural disasters the world have ever experienced took place, In Lisbon, Portugal. It was the heaviest earthquake Europa ever had to endure. 75.000 lives had ended as a result of this terrible earthquake. Huge parts of the city, many important and historical buildings where…

Why you shouldn’t skip Naxos on your trip through the Cyclades

As soon as I stepped food on the port of Naxos I knew something beautiful was waiting for me here. The coastline of the city made me think of Aegina, as it is filled with tavernas with taste of venetian architecture. Although I love these coastlines where you can celebrate live with good food, drinks…

My current home town, Piraeus

During  the 5th century BC. Piraeus was already dedicated as the main port of Athens. Although it used to be a small village once, the city itself has a population of over 160.000 right now. It’s in my opinion impossible to get lost on this peninsula since every single road will eventually lead you to…

Before you travel to Greece…

The people Greek people are very kind and hospitable. The first impression might be different, but this is probably because they’re a bit scared to speak in English. However, this won’t be a problem at touristic places. Very important is that you’re very kind. Be kind and you will be treaded kind. A good way…