A Sunset in Oia, Santorini

Claimed to be one of the best sunsets in the world, I couldn’t not visit the picturesque village in the west of Santorini on a cloudless summers evening. My first stop was to visit some of the classic Oia view points, near the famous blue church, offering views over the caldera, and over the blue…

A Winters Weekend in Hallstatt

One of the prettiest villages in Europe, Hallstatt is pleasantly situated on the edge of Hallst√§tter See surrounded by the Austrian alps. It was an absolutely gorgeous weekend weather wise at the end of winter. Clear blue sky, warm in the sunshine and snow on the ground. On a day such as this, I had…

Lakes, Forests and a Tree House in Sweden

Imagine staying in a tree house in Sweden. Not a regular tree house, an architect designed, one of a kind, eco Tree Hotel, in the middle of a forest, close to the Swedish arctic circle. While I never had a tree house as a kid, it was definitely an experience I couldn’t turn down. A…

Flying high in Cappadocia

Ever since I first saw photos of the other worldly landscape of Cappadocia, it became one of those places I had to visit for myself.¬† Little wonder it was an inspiration for some of the scenes in Star Wars. So what is there to do in Cappadocia. Up the top of my list was a…