COVID-19 and travel plans

COVID-19 and travel plans

I’ve been contemplating whether to post about the Corona situation or not. My initial thought was not to, but in the end, I decided to do so anyway. The situation is new and foreign to all of us, and everyone is experiencing the effects in…

The allure of New York

The allure of New York

The world is full of interesting travel destinations. So much so, that you cannot see everything during a lifetime. Regardless, there is always some destination that makes an everlasting impression and keeps calling you back time and time again. For me, that place is New…

Trip planning

Trip planning

I love trip planning almost as much as actual traveling. I get really excited at all the possibilities that lie ahead when planning a trip. Just now I’m planning our summer vacation trip. We will travel to Gotland in Sweden where we will spend four…

Photo equipment

Photo equipment

I have recently been contemplating my photographic equipment. At this moment in time I practically only use my mobile phone to take pictures because it is handy but I would love to use a camera. I do have an old Canon EOS 450D DSLR with…

I the traveler

I the traveler

I wanted to share my ”travel profile” with you. I have loved traveling ever since I was small and would travel around Finland and the Nordic countries with my parents and brother. The first time I got to travel on a plane was when I…

Cooking inspiration

Cooking inspiration

I’ve loved cooking and baking ever since I was a child. When I was still living with my parents baking was more my thing even though I occasionally made dinner for the whole family. These days baking has taken more of a backseat, mainly because…

California dreaming

California dreaming

We simply love traveling to the States and try to make a trip there at least every two years. There is just something about the culture that appeals to us and of course the shopping isn’t too shabby either. Have not been back since the…

Summer outing to Vallisaari island

Summer outing to Vallisaari island

We finally got some summer-like weather in Finland in July. We had some friends visiting who wanted to visit Vallisaari-island. As me and hubby also wanted to visit the island that was opened to the public last summer we jumped at the opportunity. After a…