A new year has started! A new year with hopefully lots of love, happiness and great moments for our blog. We are really thankful for everyone who’s supported us for the last year and have seen a large growth of the blog. Since 2017 has started, we would like to share with you a year review of 2016. The 10 best seen blog posts of our blog in the past year. Enjoy!


1. 20 inspirational travel TED talks to increase your wanderlust

TED is on a mission to ‘spread ideas’ in order to encourage a deeper understanding of the world. It is a non-profit organisation and stands for Technology, Entertainment and Design. TED organizes conferences around the world where motivating participants are invited to deliver a short and powerful talk. During the last years, many interesting participants shared amazing stories about travel related subjects. In this article, author Daphne selected 20 TED talks she feels very passionate about.


2. With these travel jobs you can easily travel the world

Travel is often not as expensive as people think. If you think that travel is expensive and it keeps you from embarking on a journey around the world, then you think wrong. There is always the possibility to travel the world and find work overseas to pay your journey. This post will describe ten jobs that are easy to get for travellers.


3. The 44 best travel books ever!

There are plenty of stories to feed your wanderlust. Author Daphne loves reading and likes books that inspire her to travel and dream about new adventures. This literature list will provide you with a good overview of books about travelling.


4. 20 ways to keep your holiday memories 

It’s nice to have a memory of a beautiful trip you’ve made in the past. In this post author Tamara provides 20 creative ideas for keeping your holiday memories.


5. 48 hours in Tokyo

Want some inspiration for the capital of Japan, Tokyo? Author Tamara has been here and spent 48 hours in this big city. In this article you can read some more about places to visit, activities to do and an accommodation to stay at when visiting Tokyo.

Cityguide Pokhara - Eat, sleep and party
Cityguide Pokhara – Eat, sleep and party

6. City guide Pokhara – eat, sleep and party 

Pokhara is the second largest city of Nepal. The city has a beautiful lake and is surrounded by the Himalayas. It is the most obvious town in Nepal to visit, if you would like to see the Himalayas without trekking. However, if you would like to go trekking, Pokhara also serves as a good starting point for the popular treks like the Anapurna circuit and the Poon hill trek. In this article you can find some great tips when visiting Pokhara.


7. London from a point of view of a Harry Potter fan 

The famous Harry Potter movies are filmed all around the United Kingdom. Author Tamara is a real Harry Potter fan and that is why she needed to see certain film locations in London when she went there last year. In this article she shares some locations which are really worth the visit.


8. Sri Lanka and the Maldives, the pearls of Asia 

Endless beaches, timeless ruins, wildlife-filled safaris, refreshing and famous tea, flavourful food, the smiles and hospitality of the warm welcoming Sri Lankan people… During six months guest author Dorinda lived in the south of Sri Lanka in a small village with a host family. Would you like to go off the beaten track? Take these places definitely into account.

Padang Padang Beach, Bali, Indonesia

9. Bali Travel Guide 

This guide will provide you with a good overview of the best cities, temples, (hidden) beaches and other tourism sights you should visit in Bali. Author Daphne created this guide by her own experience.


10. 13 useful websites for booking a trip

In this article, author Tamara shares the websites which are very useful (in her opinion) when you would like to book a trip. These websites will help you with choosing a trip that can be cheap, but offers you a great experience.

Would you like to (re)read the articles we’ve discussed in this article? You can easily reach them by clicking on the title. Which blog post was your favourite of 2016?

I want to wish all of you as well lots of love and happiness for the coming year. Hopefully 2017 will be a year full of great adventures!

Author: Tamara

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