One of my most frequently asked questions is usually , how do you decide on a travel destination. Do you just go to random places or is it all determined by specific factors.My answer to this questions is always two things the cost of travelling and the Visa Requirements of the destination. It got me thinking that i should share my personal Visa struggles as … Continue reading Visa Struggles 101.
Helsinki is the capital of finland and is found on the shore of the gulf of finland. Helsinki has one of the highest urban standards of living in the world. Which to me is not so different in terms of how expensive it is from its counterparts the other two Scandinavian cities. We got to Helsinki via ferry from Tallin- Estonia which takes less than … Continue reading A day in Helsinki, Finland.
Happy new year guys ,i hope your 2018 is going well and that you are putting into effect your new year resolutions. As for me its official that all of this month i have been suffering from “New year funk” and its safe to say some part of me is still waiting to usher in 2018.From wanting to eat healthier meals to finally starting that … Continue reading 2018 Ready ish 🙂
The Oslo Opera house is considered by many as the most iconic modern building of Scandinavia. The construction of the building is said to have cost about half a billion Euros and it resembles a glacier floating on the Oslofjord giving an illusion of the building rising from the water. It is located on the waterfront of the Oslofjord and opposite the central train station. … Continue reading Oslo Opera House, Norway.
Vigelandsparken also known as Frognerparken is the worlds largest sculpture park made by a single artist, Gustav Vigeland and is one of Norway’s most popular tourist attraction. The park features about 200 unique sculptures made from Bronze, Granite and Wrought iron. The park took about 10 years to complete and Gustav himself was in charge of the design and architectural Layout of the park. … Continue reading An afternoon at the worlds largest sculpture park :Vigelandsparken Oslo.
Prison island or Changuu is an island about 5.6 km north west of Stone town, Zanzibar. In the 1860s the island was used as a prison for rebellious slaves and also as a coral mine. The island was later purchased by the first British minister who then constructed a prison complex although it was never used as a prison. The island was used as a … Continue reading Prison Island, Zanzibar.
“Music is the greatest communication in the world. Even if people don`t understand the language that you`re singing in, they still know good music when they hear it.” – Lou Rawls A few weeks ago when I visited Frankfurt , we decided to go see the ROCK. FUNK. PUNK exhibition at the Frankfurt fotografie forum. This exhibition presents unique photographs of legendary musicians and concerts … Continue reading ROCK. FUNK.PUNK. ( Frankfurt Fotografie Forum.
Frankfurt is the fifth largest city in Germany and is officially referred to as Frankfurt am Main due to its location on the banks of the Main River. Frankfurt is the largest financial center on the European continent, the most international city in Germany and its said that almost one in three people living in Frankfurt does not have a German passport. Its culturally and … Continue reading A week in Frankfurt, Germany.
Likoma island is an island found on Lake Malawi and it lies just a few kilometers from Mozambique. Although its entirely surrounded by Mozambican territorial waters its definitely part of Malawi. Likoma island is one of two inhabited islands on Lake Malawi and has a population of about 9000 people, the other island is Chizumulu which is smaller and can be easily accessed from Likoma. … Continue reading Island Vibes ; Likoma Island, Malawi.
A few weeks ago I saw something on an Instagram travel page that caught my eye, “two for ones”. Well let me let you in on what that means in the world of travel. Basically this is when you plan a trip to one destination but then manage to squeeze in a new destination for next to nothing in terms of expenses!. Whew!!. So there … Continue reading 6 Hrs in Amsterdam, Netherlands.