Portugal. The beautiful beaches of Lagos.

We spent the last week of August in my favourite town: Lagos – on the western Algarve in Portugal. We didn’t get to go to all of Lagos’ seven beaches but we visited our favourite ones: Praia Dona Ana: ¬†¬†¬† Praia do Pinhao: ¬†¬†¬†¬† Porto de Mos: ¬†¬†¬† Praia do Camilo: ¬†¬†¬† And we took¬†a … More Portugal. The beautiful beaches of Lagos.

Cape Town. Where to eat & drink – my 15 favorite spots.

Healthy & vegan: Plant Address: 8 Buiten St,¬†between Long and Bree Streets /¬†Closed on Sundays http://www.plantcafe.co.za/ // Best burger in town:¬†Royale Eatery Address: 273 Long St / Closed on Sundays http://www.royaleeatery.com/ // In colorful Bo Kaap: Batavia Caf√© Address: 114 Church St in Bo Kaap / open everyday from 8.00 am – 5.00 pm https://www.facebook.com/bataviacafe/More Cape Town. Where to eat & drink – my 15 favorite spots.

Portugal. Carrapateira – my favorite village on the west coast.

In about one month we’ll head to Portugal – it’s my favorite time of the year! Unfortunately we probably won’t make it to Carrapateira this time, but last year we stayed in Carrapateira for three nights. I keep coming back to Carrapateira since 17 years. And in all those years not much has changed: there … More Portugal. Carrapateira – my favorite village on the west coast.

Paris. A walk along the Promenade Plant√©e – the original High Line.

If you’ve been following this blog for a while you know that I’m a big fan of the High Line in New York – a 2,5 km long elevated park built on an abandoned freight rail line. But while the High Line might be the most popular elevated park, it wasn’t the first. ¬†The Promenade … More Paris. A walk along the Promenade Plant√©e – the original High Line.