Big Island – Hawaii

Big Island is also called ‘the island of fire’. This is because the largest natural vulcano in the world can be found here. Mauno Loa is called this volcano. Do you want to see him up close? Then go to the attraction of the island: Volcanos National Park! This beautiful park is on the UNESCO…

Iceland

Iceland, the land of fire and yes, ice. On the whole island you will find epic lunar landscapes, glaciers and volcanoes. But not only the impressive nature is more than worth it. You can also eat, drink and shop. Yes, for a unique travel treatment you are good on Iceland! The capital Reykjavik can be…

Thimpu Paro and Punaka – Bhutan

Bhutan, this country isolated from the outside world only allows a limited number of tourists each year. Bhutan is very religious, you see this on the (six-hour) road from Thimpu to Paro. Temples, prayer flags and colorful prayer wheels wherever you look! Near Paro is the beautiful Tiger’s Nest. But there is plenty to experience…

Sofia – Bulgaria

The Bulgarian city of Sofia is the cheapest capital of all in Europe. It is therefore the place to be for a while and go shopping. Almost all known and lesser known brands can be found here.       But there is also something else to do in Sofia than just shopping. For example,…

13th Century Gras Covered Sheds at Nupsstadur Farm, Southern Iceland

13th Century Grass Covered Sheds at Nupsstadur Farm, Southern Iceland   Icelandic turf houses were the product of a difficult climate, offering superior insulation compared to buildings solely made of wood or stone, and the relative difficulty in obtaining other construction materials in sufficient quantities. 30% of Iceland was forested when it was settled, mostly…

Surfers riding large wave, Hawaii

Surfers riding large wave, Hawaii   Hawaii is the largest island located in the U.S. state of Hawaii. It is the largest and the southeastern-most of the Hawaiian Islands, a chain of volcanic islands in the North Pacific Ocean. With an area of 4,028 square miles (10,430 km2), it has 63% of the Hawaiian archipelago’s combined landmass, and is the largest island in the United States.…