7 things to do now you’ve moved to Dubai..

What to do once you’ve moved to Dubai… Get a SIM card. Preferably at the airport upon arrival, otherwise go to any Du, Etisalat or Virgin store in a mall such as Dubai Mall, Mirdif Mall or Mall of Emirates and set yourself up with a SIM…

South East Asia highlights in photos..

My main trip to South East Asia took place back in 2008… way before instagram and selfies and camera phones and iPads and smartphones. To take a photo I had to use an actual camera. Just getting it out of my bag or lugging it with me involved a…

Goa

My recommendations for a week in Goa

After my week at Swan Yoga Retreat in Assagoa, I had one week to explore the coast of Goa. Visiting the South of India, including Goa had always been a dream of mine ever since I visited Rajasthan and surrounding areas in 2007, see my blog post on photos of…

Ten photos that sum up my India trip…

The Taj Mahal, a vision as if from a Disney movie – too perfect to be real. One of the few sights that matches if not exceeds the hype and subsequent expectations. Not just the building itself but the gardens, the water, the colourful outfits, the people… a magical…