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

Destinations for 2019

Less than 2 months ’till New Year. If you have been wondering how to choose your next year’s destinations, we gathered some ideas and inspiration for each month from different parts of the world. And no, we haven’t experienced all of these. Tell us, if you’ve experienced some of these places and also, if you … More Destinations for 2019

4 Days in New Orleans

There are some words that we find define New Orleans very well. Not perfectly, there are no exact adjectives you can use to perfectly define the Crescent City that this year celebrates its 300 birthday. But we seem to repeat these adjectives when talking about the people and the city they so dearly love: warm, … More 4 Days in New Orleans