Why are there no McDonald´s restaurants in Kosovo (yet)?

Prior to explaining the actual situation, we want to share our short trip to Kosovo with you. In February 2017 we went to Macedonia, Albania, and Kosovo for a total of five days. We certainly had a pretty tight schedule but still were able to visit the most interesting places in these non-touristic countries. Prizren…

Ever heard of Tirana?

We never had Tirana on our bucket list, but actually, this capital and beating heart of Albania is just amazing and offers a lot of fun. Tirana underwent a huge transformation from a communist capital to a city of modern consumerism. Cafés, restaurants, bars and clubs –  Tirana has got it all – and by…

Skopje and around

In early February of 2017, we travelled to Skopje and other unique places in the Balkan region. Those were the first travel destinations we have not had any specific knowledge of, and neither did we know what to expect of them in terms of people, culture and landscape. So to say a completely unique journey. One…

Samoa – the pearl of the South Pacific

Imagine, you wake up under a roof made out of palm tree leaves. You can hear the waves breaking over the reef.  Open your eyes, inhale through your nose and smell the odor of the sea. Get up and walk down the stairs to the beach. A few meters to go and you will be…

Living in Buenos Aires

A few months ago, I had the amazing chance to live and work for three months in the flourishing city of Buenos Aires in Argentina. This metropole offers great, diverse food, a pulsating nightlife and welcoming and incredibly friendly people. The City With 13 million people living in the metropolitan area of Buenos Aires, the…

Jumilla – a Spanish paradise for wine lovers.

There is a place, where the light reveals a rich heritage of past days and its unique climate creates a perfect environment to grow one of the best European wines. The Spanish Murcia region, is well-known for an exquisite cuisine, delicious wines, 330 days of sunshine a year and stunning beaches. We visited this region…

One day in Tanger

What are you doing if you have a spare day while you are in the south of Spain or even in Gibraltar? Do it like us, follow our guidance and go for a short trip to another world – Tanger, Morocco! Getting there From the south of Spain, it is pretty easy to get to…

Athens – Greece’s antique jewel

written by our good mate Andrey „Welcome! Are you new in Greece? Is it your first time in Athens? How do you like it so far?” is the sentence you might hear very often during your trip through this amazing city with its unbelievably hospitable citizens. Athens is a city with a history which goes…

Córdoba – once the most cultural city of Western Europe

Walking on the orange tree square in the mosque-cathedral of Cordoba feels like being thrown back to the 10th century. In the early 8th century, the Omajjaden dynasty conquered southern Spain and appointed Cordoba, located at the Guadalquivir river, the capital of the emirate “Al Andalus”. Within two centuries, Cordoba was transformed to one of…

Spending NYE in Gibraltar

At the very bottom of Spain, a tiny peninsula lurks its way into the Mediterranean Sea. With only 30,000 inhabitants on this spectacular land area, Gibraltar offers a cozy family atmosphere.  During the new year’s celebrations, however, the city turns the beats up with some smashing live music. Arriving in Gibraltar When first entering Gibraltar,…