Hotel Lion Borovets view

Hotel Lion Borovets: Value for Money in Borovets

If you are visiting Borovets and looking for a value for money accommodation with great service and amenities, then Hotel Lion Borovets might just be the right place.

This 4 star hotel offers great customer service, delicious food, lovely bar and lobby area with fireplace, very good spa centre and swimming pool, comfortable room equipped with all you need, regular shuttle to the ski slopes and much more.

We had an enjoyable stay at the hotel and share our experience below.

Almina Inn Hotel outside

Almina Inn Hotel: a Budget Central Hotel in Istanbul

If you are visiting Istanbul as a tourist and looking for a budget accommodation, then Hotel Almina Inn might be a good place to book for your accommodation.

Situated in the Golden Horn area, this hotel is minutes away from the Grand Bazaar and walking distance to the Blue Mosque and Sultanahmet Square. Read more below about our experience at this hotel and why you should consider Hotel Almina Inn for your next trip to Istanbul.

Hotel Black Tulip Istanbul outside

Hotel Black Tulip: a Golden Horn Hotel in Istanbul

If you are visiting Istanbul as a tourist, then Hotel Black Tulip might be the perfect place to book for your accommodation. Situated in the Golden Horn area, this hotel is minutes away from Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia and the Istanbul Archaeological Museums.

Being a central hotel in the heart of Istanbul, space is an issue, so you need to compromise on the room size. Read more below about our experience at this hotel and why you should consider Hotel Black Tulip for your next trip to Istanbul.

Gifts for Travellers and Travel Lovers

Gifts for Travellers and Travel Lovers

If you are wondering what to gift a person who loves travelling or if you are looking for gifts for someone travelling abroad, then this article might help you with some ideas.

We have been travelling together since 2010 and we have some favourite items and must-have travel gadgets that we know you would love as well. So if you are in the search for cool and useful gifts, then read on.

Cricova national wine collection

Cricova Winery: The Kingdom of Wine of Moldova

During our trip to Chisinau and the north part of the Republic of Moldova, we had an opportunity to visit a winery. Our Moldovan friends insisted that this is a must-do when in Moldova, so we listened to their recommendation.

Considering Moldova’s long standing tradition in producing wine, there are a few estates that have opened up in a museum style to showcase wine making methods but also their amazing cellars and wine collections. Cricova Winery is one of them.

We visited the underground galleries at Cricova, learnt more about the traditional process of making sparkling wine, saw the National Wine Collection and enjoyed a wine tasting experience. We share more about our experience below.

Hotel Malibu Mamaia

Hotel Malibu Mamaia: Hotel at the Romanian Black Sea Coast

We booked a short beach holiday at the Romanian seaside in Mamaia near Constanta. We had a few days in Bucharest en route to Chisinau, Moldova and instead of staying in Bucharest, we decided to pay a visit to the Black Sea.

We stood at Hotel Malibu in Mamaia and decided to share our experience of this beautiful hotel. Great location on the beach, excellent service, wide sandy beach, amazing views towards the sea and/or Tabacarie Lake, comfortable room equipped with all you need and much more.

Salina Turda - Theresa Mine

Salina Turda: The Salt Mine in Romania with an Underground Amusement Park

Salina Turda is a must visit salt mine in Romania with a twist – the Salina Turda amusement park. Yes, you read that right, there is a theme part in this salt mine in Romania. A truly magical day out for you and your family.

If activities are your main drive, then Rudolf Mine has a range of fun activities for kids and adults including an amphitheatre, sports pitch, bowling, mini-golf, table tennis etc. and a panoramic wheel/ Ferris wheel located 120m underground.

Continue in the Theresa Mine, where you can even rent a boat on the salty lake and see the mine from a different perspective. Interested to find out more about Salina Turda? Then read more below.

All-inclusive kitchen tour

Inside an All-Inclusive Kitchen – Where the Magic Happens

Have you ever wondered how an all-inclusive kitchen looks like? Well, we certainly did. We are big fans of all-inclusive holidays and ultimately all-inclusive hotels.

During our recent trip to Sharm El-Sheikh, we had the unique opportunity to join a kitchen tour of the kitchen facilities of our Hotel Magic World Sharm. We are sharing with you our impressions and experience below.

The Great Pyramid of Giza and camel ride

Cairo & The Pyramids of Giza: What You Need to Know

This trip has always been on our bucket list. Have you ever seen something in so many text books and movies and then have that awkward feeling of realisation that you’re actually standing right in front of it?

We did with the Pyramids. As one of Egypt‘s iconic archaeological sites, the Giza Pyramid complex is a must for anyone in this world. They obviously invite one question: ‘How were they built, and why?’

Read more below about our experience travelling to Cairo and seeing the Pyramids on a camel!