travelers gift guide under 50 euro

Traveler’s Gift Guide Under 50 Euro

Posted on November 28, 2016

Our family has a secret santa tradition which I love. It makes life so much easier to only have to buy gifts for one person. Now faith usually has it that you draw the one person from the family that you have no idea for. As I was brainstorming the present I wanted to get for my beloved family member, I also all of a sudden had to think about what I would like. You see, if you have a traveler in the family, thinking of a good present can be hard. You want to make sure that your traveling friend or family member can actually use or take their present, right?! Therefore I created a short and cheap traveler’s gift guide under 50 euro! Actually most of these gift ideas are even under 30 euros, how easy is that. Here we go: Continue Reading

Beach Essentials for Surfing

Posted on May 22, 2015

I spent most of my time in Bali surfing. For about a week, my time at Solid Surf House was divided between two yoga sessions and six hours of surfing every day. It felt great to be so physically active. The combination of surfing and yoga trained my entire body (more than I ever expected) and even though I enjoyed spending the entire day in the water, it was also pretty exhausting. I had to make sure I took good care of my body so I would have the energy to get up on my board. I got plenty of sleep, ate good food and always took a beach bag with me filled with my essentials. Continue Reading

The Essential 9 Piece Travel Make Up Kit

Posted on April 16, 2015

Imagine, you’re planning your next trip abroad. What should you to take? A bikini or two for sure, a pretty dress for at night and … make-up? Of course! Why should you leave your make-up at home if you like wearing some on a regular basis? However you might need to rethink your daily routine. Heavy or dark coverage doesn’t work so well on holiday and it might be a good excuse to embrace a more natural look. Moreover your skin will be happy to have a little breather. Continue Reading

My First Michelin Star Dinner

Posted on October 31, 2014

Considering myself a bit of a foodie it’s quite strange that I have never had a fine dining experience. You know, I just love eating! In a streetfood setting, a hip new bar in London or at home with friends. But a geniun Michelin star dinner I hadn’t yet had the chance to cross that off my list. And then I found out about this great iniative called Young KitchenRebels (aka Jong KeukenGeweld). Continue Reading

My Christmas Wishlist

Posted on December 4, 2013

I found this year’s Christmas wishlist to be a bit of a challenge. So that’s why a couple of the items on the list are my all time favorites mixed with items that I’ve been craving for a long time or that have just appeared on my radar. Oh wouldn’t it be fun to afford everything on here? Continue Reading

The in-flight survival kit

Posted on October 16, 2013

As you might have guessed from my New York Wishlists, I’m flying to New York on Saturday. I’m planning on arriving as fresh as possible in New York to be able to go straight to my NYC birthday dinner. In order to do that, there are some preparations needed because I’m not leaving without my in-flight survival kit. These are all the essentials that you will need to make the flight as pleasant as possible and arrive just as fresh as when you go on board. Continue Reading