Next week I’m heading to Barcelona for 3 days. It’s my 5th visit to the Catalan capital and I can’t wait to explore more of this city that has grown so much on me during my last visit in March 2013. I’ll be staying in Gracia, a neighborhood I fell in love with. Here’s what I’ve … More Barcelona. Travel plans for a weekend in December 2016.
At the end of the month we will fly to Faro for our annual Portugal trip. As soon as spring starts here I get major cravings for Portugal: the beaches, the food, the smell of the sea and grilled fish, the steep cobbled-stoned streets and cute houses, the views and the Atlantic Ocean. Our first … More Plans for Lisbon. September 2016.
At the end of the month I’ll head to Budapest for a weekend. It’s my first time in Budapest and Hungary and I’m super excited – everyone I know is raving about it! Hopefully it won’t be too hot during the day to explore the city! Here’s what I’ve planned so far: See: the Parliament … More Budapest. Plans for a weekend trip.
Last weekend I read about Christo’s newest project in Italy: The floating piers on Lake Iseo in northern Italy. I visited his installation “Big Air Package” in Oberhausen, Germany a few years ago and was always sad that I didn’t get to see more of his artworks such as the wrapping of the Reichstag or “The Gates” … More Plans for Italy. June 2016.
I had played with the idea of going to Paris for my birthday for a while but decided not to do it because I had traveled so much already this year (and spend a lot if money on it) . But then I saw on Instagram that french street artist JR was working on a project … More Paris. Plans for June 2016.
See: Chicago from above at the Hancock Tower the Chicago Theater the probably most beautiful Walgreens in an old bank building Explore: Wicker Park – where I’ll be staying Millenium Park with the Bean, the Crown Fountain and the Pritzker Pavillion the Loop and all of its public art Visit: The Rookery – a building designed by … More Chicago. Plans for May 2016.
See: Isa Genzken’s “Two Orchids” at Doris C. Freedman Plaza Manhattan from above at the new WTC observation deck Calatravas “Oculus” – the new transportation hub at the WTC Visit: The Low Line Lab on the Lower East Side the Metropolitan Museum and its rooftop terrace the Hester Street Fair Do: Target First Saturday at … More New York. Plans for May 2016.
Upcoming trips: a weekend in Rome and two trips to the US 2016 is looking mighty fine – at least in terms of my travels and airfare. Just a few days ago I booked a weekend trip to Rome (30€ return flights with RyanAir!) for the end of this month. A few things on my to-do list: … More Travel plans 2016
Upcoming trip: Cape Town My trip to Cape Town in coming nearer (less than a month!) and so are my plans getting more thought out. Here are a few thing I definitely wanna see and do: Visit the V&A Waterfront, Bo-Kaap District, Table Mountain and Cape of Good Hope Walk along the Treetop Walkway in the … More Travel plans & around the web – October 2015
Travel plans: Cape Town in November I just came back from my annual trip to Portugal and I’m already planning the next trip: I’ll be going to Cape Town in November and I’m super excited. It’s my first time visiting Africa. I’m already collecting ideas on my pinterest board. If you have any suggestions – … More Travel plans & around the web – September 2015