Valentines Day – when love is all around

Today all around the word lovers are celebrating Valentine’s day – a day that is dedicated to romance and love. There are several stories around the history of Saint Valentine’s day. Most of them are honoring an early saint called Valentinus who was imprisoned for performing weddings for soldiers who were not allowed to marry.  Per legend, he fell in love with the daughter of the jailer and left a letter for her before his execution signed with ‘Your Valentine’…….

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Top 10 Things to do at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai

If you’re looking for an experience that combines tradition and luxury, come to Madinat Jumeirah. Inspired by an ancient Arab citadel, this resort is a tribute to Dubai’s Arabian heritage. Madinat Jumeirah, which means City of Jumeirah, houses four luxury hotels, private enclaves built in the traditional style, the world-class Talise Spa, the Madinat Souk and 44 restaurants and bars.

Here is a quick guide of the Top 10 things to do at the Madinat Jumeirah Dubai

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Top 15 Dubai Instagrammers you should be following for travel inspiration

Dubai is an overwhelming city of inspiration. So many things to discover.  It is vibrant, full of energy and you can enjoy a lot of exciting monuments and stunning places. Every time I am here it looks different with countless new buildings and resorts for pleasure, entertainment, and business.

In planning my vacations I leverage many sources of inspiration. One of the best sources is Instagram the popular Social Media photo sharing platform.

Here are my Top Dubai Instagramers to follow for your perfect Dubai Travel inspiration

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The 8 most beautiful places for winter photography in Vienna

Vienna! What else can be so exciting when the streets and public parks are covered with elegant white snow. For those who are keen to capture these magnificent places here are some tips and recommended spots in Vienna. Hint: Get up early in the morning as the morning blue light magnificent and Vienna’s streets and landscape are still covered all over with snow. If it is cold and snowing ensure you bring an extra battery or a mobile charger for your smartphone with you as your battery will drain out fast. For Instagram editing tips please see one of my earlier Blogpost.

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Jack Daniel’s Whiskey – a startup story in the year of 1866

Jack Daniel’s Whiskey – a startup story in the year of 1866

2016 has ended … unfortunately, a lot of catastrophes happened last year …. time to look back to things that bring joy to our lives – one of them the 150th anniversary of America’s oldest registered distillery…!

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Champagne glass tasting – the best for your celebration

New year’s evening is coming – the best time in the year to drink Champagne and welcome the New Year with a toast – I recently learned that it’s not only the quality of champagne that matters – but also the glass you choose for drinking! Find out why:

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