We disregard a U.N. warning. Blistering heat. Where am I?

Hiking Kungsleden: Abisko to Nikkaluokta

Kungsleden – The King’s Path – is one of Sweden’s most famous long-distance hikes. The roughly 400 km long trail from Abisko in the North to Hemavan in the South can be hiked in whole or in sections, the most popular being the northernmost 105 km long section leading from Abisko to Nikkaluokta, passing by…

Taiwan: Top 5 Secret Sights

When I started planning for my Taiwan trip, I had no idea what one should go and see. What famous landmarks were there, where to visit – other than iconic Taipei 101. And since work had me busy – really busy – until the day of my departure, I didn’t start reading about where to…

Insider travel tips for Taiwan

Getting around in Taiwan is surprisingly easy. In fact, it is one of those places that I recommend to my not so travel-savvy friends who are looking for a taste of Asia without all the challenges. However, if you know the following handy insights, your trip is guaranteed to be the easiest it can be….

The Ultimate Packing List

How to pack for a yearlong trip is a question not easily answered. Especially if you, like me, are planning to visit different climates and need to accommodate for all sorts of different circumstances: hot, cold, dark, humid, insects – you name it! Initially, you’d think you just pack the usual: clothes, toiletries, accessories. But…

Beautiful Hanami

Get abducted by Japanese people! Admire the cherry blossoms! Drink Sake!

Home: Stockholm.

Before I head out on the road, I want to introduce myself and my current home town: Stockholm.