Jauniela is one of the prettiest cobblestone streets in the Riga Old Town

The Best Cafés in Riga – Top Picks from Specialty Coffee Geek

Riga’s specialty coffee scene took off as late as 2015, but new third-wave…


Lankayan Island is an unspoilt paradise off the coast of Sabah, Malaysian Borneo

Searching the Best Snorkeling Spot in Borneo? Go to Lankayan Island!

Looking for a tropical paradise island in Malaysian Borneo, with world-class…


Sudan, the last male northern white rhino in the world in Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya in February 2016.

Farewell, Dear Sudan, the Last Male Northern White Rhino! We Won't Forget You.

Sudan was an icon for the conservation world, and he also had a huge, positive…


The boiling lava lake of the Nyiragongo volcano in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Mouth of Hell: Mount Nyiragongo Lava Lake, DRC

Molten lava bubbles and flows continuously creating captivating patterns into…


Powdery paradise beach called Bwejuu, at the paradise island of Zanzibar

10 Romantic Destinations in East Africa

East Africa will spoil you with exquisite options for romantic getaways – from…


Kuching Waterfront lines the south bank of Sarawak river, offering scenic views towards Fort Margherita and the Astana

What to Eat and Drink in Kuching - And Where!

The atmospheric city of Kuching is known for its food, so why not to eat and…


Hittavainen the bear looks into the camera. Kuusamo, Finland.

A Night of Bear Photography in a Hide in Kuusamo, Finland

We had just arrived at Kuusamo, a robust wilderness area in Koillismaa,…


Ringo the rhino on the 15th of February, 2015, at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya.

Ringo the Rhino – in Memoriam (Video)

We had the privilege to meet cute, little Ringo the rhino in February 2016 in…


Happy Bornean Sun Bear in a tree in Sabah, Malaysia

5 Things to Do in Sepilok: Perfect Introduction to Borneo!

The tiny town of Sepilok offers an exciting prelude to the orangutans, sun…


Relax in Lankayan Island in Malaysian Borneo.

Best Lodges to Experience the Real Borneo, Malaysia

Explore the rainforests of Borneo, swim with turtles on a paradise island and…


Helsinki Railway Square filled with craft beer thirsty crowd

Local’s Guide to the Craft Beer Festivals in Helsinki, Finland

We had an amazing weekend soaking in the sun and the brews of Craft Beer…


A beautiful view from the Abai Lodge's deck to the Kinabatangan River in Borneo

Cruising on the Kinabatangan River in Malaysian Borneo

Our boat flowed through the trees hanging on top of the river. They grew on the…


The gate to the walled, old city of Cartagena, Colombia

The Best Cafés in Cartagena, Colombia – Picks from a Specialty Coffee Geek

While roaming the colorful streets of Cartagena de Indias, stop by to one of…


An Orangutan Thinking in Semenggoh Orangutan Center, Malaysian Borneo

The Best of Borneo in 2 Weeks: Itinerary for Orangutans, Pygmy Elephants, Snorkeling, and Jungles

Squeeze the highlights of Borneo into an adventurous 2-week itinerary. Explore…


A Bornean Sun Bear called Loki in the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Center in Sabah, Malysia

Making Friends with the Tiniest Bear in the World – the Bornean Sun Bear

A pair of dark eyes and a golden-colored snout with a pink nose tip peeks at me…


Enjoying the warm winter terrace of T-Anker, Prague

Best Craft Beer Pubs in Prague for Tasting Czech Microbrews

When we visited Prague in January, craft beer tasting was at the top of our…


Paragliding in Medellín, Colombia

Paragliding Upon the Hills of Medellín, Colombia

While putting on a paragliding harness, I’m staring down at the meandering…


Dreamy sunsets at the beach of La Mar de Bien, near Palomino

10 Reasons to Visit Colombia – Right Now!

Colombia is a perfect holiday destination and with stabilizing security…


Charles Bridge at night in Prague, Czech Republic.

The Day We Were on the Worst Ghost Tour Ever in Prague

The dusk had already begun to descend when we were hanging out in the front of…