Venice, La Serenissima

Venice, La Serenissima is unlike any other city in the world. A unique maritime power in the medieval and early modern world, this gateway to the Orient situated in the heart of a lagoon, in the northeast Italy, still has a spirit and soul that leave you speechless. Call us blinded by the clichées, but Venice … More Venice, La Serenissima

Couples Travel: How to make things work on the road

Travel together with your significant other can be the best thing in life. Experiencing all the amazing things together becomes your shared relationship capital. How to make your couples travel experiences strengthen your relationship and make you hungry for more? We share some of our tips and tricks for success. 1. Talk about your travel styles and … More Couples Travel: How to make things work on the road

Cruise To Havana from Miami: What to expect at arrival

One Sunday evening at the kitchen table we were juggling ideas for the winter vacation. After making notes of various options and itineraries, we ended up booking a MSC Armonia cruise to Havana from Miami. The culturally rich island with a strange, colorful and also somewhat sad history was included with a tempting 2 days … More Cruise To Havana from Miami: What to expect at arrival

10 Travel Dreams

We are constantly dreaming of places. In the Finnish blogosphere there has been a popular challenge to write about 10 travel dreams. The challenge was started by the popular Finnish travel blog Kohteena Maailma and we got our challenge from Maisemaonnellinen It sounds easy to list 10 travel dreams someone gives you the frame work … More 10 Travel Dreams

5 Things Madeira

One of the ports of our Norwigian Spirit cruise in December 2018 was Funchal, Madeira. Madeira is located only about 800 kilometres from African continent, whereas the capital of Portugal is 1200 km away. For both of us this was the first time on the island and in Portugal, for that matter. We booked a … More 5 Things Madeira

Our Cruise Packing List

These days our packing is easy. We have packed for so many different trips that we don’t have to stress over items to pack. Packing for a cruise includes some special things to remember, however. We talk about some things to remember before going into packing list. Think of Temperatures Finland is a country of four seasons. Think of December in Finland compared to December in, say … More Our Cruise Packing List

Secrets of Tangier

It was still dark as we docked in Tangier, Morocco. Our captain had chosen to skip Casablanca because of an approaching winter storm and head to Tangier instead. City between two continents The waves are huge even if the storm just passes, we realized. The night was somewhat restless. Fortunately, we had been able to … More Secrets of Tangier