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TRAVEL: “the journey is the destination” … or something like it!

TRAVEL: difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations | Bikinis & Passports

Funny enough, sometimes words of wisdom work, and sometimes they don’t. A well-known one is “the journey is the destination”, which was 100% true for our Road to Hana day-trip in Maui. However, today I have never been further away from said saying. Traveling to Mauritius Island is an absolut dream come true, but when you have a 5 hour flight to Dubai, a 6 hour layover from 10pm until 4am, which is then followed by another 7 hour flight, the journey seems more like a never-ending story to prevent you from actually getting to the destination….

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PERSONAL: #heroeswanted

#heroeswanted: Enjoy Heineken Responsibly | Bikinis & Passports

The consumption of alcohol is not something I really feature on the blog. Why? There are several reasons. First and foremost I am lucky to have readers of all ages. However, that also includes girls age 15 and up. In other words: They shouldn’t be drinking (even though I know we’ve probably all secretly snuck a beer here or there before turning 16). I tend to celebrate a healthy lifestyle and that is also what I choose to share with you guys….

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Countdown to Maui.

Travel to Maui | Bikinis & Passports

Yesterday the countdown to Christmas officially kicked-off with my Advent Calendar, and today I wanted to share a personal countdown that I am starting. Traveling is one of my biggest passions and I am very lucky that I get to travel for the blog a lot. However, I still feel like there is a difference between traveling and vacationing…

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From Hamburg, with love!

Travel: UZWEI concept store in Hamburg | Bikinis & Passports

My flight touched down at 10am in Hamburg today and I decided to take 2 hours for myself, away from my laptop, to grab some lunch and do a bit of shopping. The outcome? My personal mini-guide for Hamburg and a little diary of my day, as seen through the lens of my phone…

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