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The buffet at Viking Grace

Review: Viking Grace from Turku to Stockholm

  • Updated: 08/20/22

This summer of 2022, we had a weekend getaway cruising from Turku, Finland to Stockholm, Sweden on m/s Viking Grace by Viking Line. In this article, we share our cruising experiences and tell interesting details about this huge ferry. Aside from transporting cargo, Viking Grace is a big luxury ship. Read from the article what are the services this ferry offers.

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A drone photo of Pico Ruivo.

Hike to Pico Ruivo - Tips for First-timer Hikers

  • Updated: 08/13/22

Pico Ruivo is the highest peak of Madeira, which every traveller should not miss. This article gives all the practical information you need about the trail from Achada do Teixeira to Pico Ruivo. We have hiked this route twice ourselves. Read from the article how you should prepare to get a pleasant hiking experience.

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Kaffebar at Old Rauma

Old Rauma - an UNESCO Destination in Finland

  • Updated: 07/15/22

Old Rauma is one of the UNESCO destinations in Finland. Even though the city centre is small, it is a lively and international summer area. You can have a great lunch from any of the many restaurants, enjoy coffee and not forget the cultural activities that the town has to offer around the year. Read from our article why we recommend seeing beautiful the Old Rauma.

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Baltic Princess near Ruissalo

Tallink Baltic Princess: A Great Cruising Experience

  • Updated: 08/20/22

Travelling by ferry is one of our favourite modes of transport when looking for an instant getaway. Fortunately, many ferry companies in Finland operate cruises to neighbouring destinations like Estonia, Sweden and Latvia. This article highlights our cruising experiences on Tallink's Baltic Princess.

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A roundabout in Madeira

Driving in Madeira - Tips and Experiences

  • Updated: 07/15/22

Madeira is a popular destination for nature lovers The best spots cannot be reached on foot or by public transport so the only viable option is to drive yourself. In this article, we tell what is driving in Madeira like. Read what you should know before hitting on the wheel in Madeira.

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Sunset in Old Jaffa

Guide for Travelling in Israel for First-timers

  • Updated: 07/13/22

We visited Tel Aviv and Jerusalem a few years ago. Travelling to Israel as a first-time visitor to this country requires some preparation. We collected the most practical things you should be aware of before arriving in Israel. Check out our tips to ensure a travel experience in Israel!

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Madeira coastline

Whale Watching in Madeira: Our Experiences

  • Updated: 05/06/22

Travelling to Madeira without doing a whale-watching cruise leaves you to miss something. Read our story about successful whale watching in Madeira. In this article, we share practical tips on how to make the cruising experience more comfortable.

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