We were, to be honest, more than a little uncomfortable with the idea of cruising inside one, same ship for days at first. We were not convinced of the fun of cruising. Maybe because we live in a port city of Turku and the about 24-hour cruise ships taking people to and from Stockholm and … More 4 Cruise Planning Tips
We sit by the kitchen table as often in Sunday evenings. We’ve got our iPads, iPhones, calendars, travel books, to do -lists, maps and music. Las Vegas theme music. Frank Sinatra. Ellie Goulding. Jimmy Buffet. Tom Petty. The Doors. Chicago. Sara Bareilles. Faith Hill. Billy Joel. The Rolling Stones. Tom Jones. Willie Nelson. Eagles. Lana … More We Don’t Stop Believing, Las Vegas
Time flies. A little over seven months ago, after talking about it for quite some time, we finally started our travel blog DINKgo – Travel Stories Worth Sharing along with Instagram and Facebook and Twitter accounts. The name of our blog refers to us, a traveling adult couple with Double Income, No Kids. For us, … More The First 7 Travel Blogging Months
A guy we know told us he doesn’t want to travel abroad as it causes him too much stress. He hates the idea of looking for optimal flights and booking hotels. Even package holidays sound too much of planning to him. And something will not go as planned, for sure. Well, that is how he … More An Ode to Unexpected Travel Events
We understand Fellini very well. His words describing the eternal city (talking about his movie ‘Roma’) with the layers of decades, centuries both visible and hidden everywhere. In ‘Roma,’ I wanted to get across the idea that underneath Rome today is ancient Rome. So close. I am always conscious of that, and it thrills me. … More 10 Roman Moments
Hong Kong is a dream come true for a foodie. You’ll find cuisines of all continents. How about tapas? … More Tapas in Hong Kong?
Our first ever Macau experience was a pleasant one. We stayed on the Taipa side at the centrally located Sheraton Grand Cotai Central as we are into and interested in casinos, the interiors, architecture and service concepts. Hence, all these hacks apply to anyone visiting. There are things that make your visit super smooth: The … More The 3 Travel Hacks to Macau
We are natural born testers of things weird and fantastic.
1. Our previous trips. Do we want to return to a place we’ve been before for a reason? What did we write down, how did we write our travel stories, what do the photos tell us? Is a certain season something that lures us back? Do we want to see same cruise companies and/or ports … More 5 Sources we use when planning trips