I really like exploring. And there are a few helpful tools I use for that. Like a compass and map. As some may know, I really like to use paper maps in conjunction with the maps app on my phone. On my phone, I can get directions on the fly, and with the paper map,… Continue reading Why I have a compass.
Let's make postcards.
In response to a daily writing prompt themed 'Champion'. I'm not talking sports champions. I'm not one. I wouldn't know what to write. But I do consider me a travel champion when it comes to saving money. And saving money is key. Whenever possible I try to get discounts on everything. When I get a discount or… Continue reading How to travel like a champion.
I love traveling. And doing so as a university student brings some perks with it. So here is why you should travel why you still go to university. The most obvious perk is of course that since you're a student, you get student discounts. Sometimes those discounts don't make that much of a difference, but sometimes… Continue reading Why should you travel as a university student.
When traveling in Germany, you have many options. You can drive, fly, take the bus or ride a train. If you are lucky enough to get a ride share (like a BlaBlaCar), that is always an option to consider just from a price point. If you're unlucky, but you still want to save money, you have… Continue reading How to get around in Germany.
As much as I love traveling, I hate uncertainty. Mostly when it comes to accommodation. I love to be spontaneous when I travel, but I always get a bed before I start my journey, so I mostly limit my spontanity to my day activities. You probably wouldn't enjoy exploring as much when you don't know… Continue reading Get your accommodation sorted out before you travel.
Of course it might feel intriguing to just eat what you're used to when going abroad. Like McDonald's or something like that. But trust me. You're missing out on a whole new world of tastes. You now people who never leave their hometown, because they're afraid of change? That's pretty much the same. Just in… Continue reading Try local food.
I consider myself a traveler. One thing that distinguishes us travelers from tourists is that we don't stick to tourist areas while on vacation. We dare to walk on the beaten path, to go where no foreigner has ever gone. Off course we also visit some attractions, they are still attractions for a reason. But… Continue reading Walk off the beaten path.
I love traveling. It is kind of my thing to explore new places, to walk off the beaten path. I don't really have a plan most of the time. I like it to be spontaneous. But: Without pictures you don't have anything to share with your family and friends. You also don't have anything to… Continue reading About travel photography.
I love traveling. It is kind of my thing to explore new places, to walk off the beaten path. I don't really have a plan most of the time. I like it to be spontaneous. But: I hate it to waste time on anything. So I brought off a small list of travel essentials that… Continue reading Travel Essentials: The Basics.