At New Years Eve I thought my life was pretty much the way it should be, so I decided not to make any new years resolutions. But then I traveled to South Africa and Swaziland, where I had never been before. I traveled all by myself and kept a diary to be reminded of all the amazing days I spent there.
My trip in South Africa ended in Cape Town in late January and somehow made me realize that I still have goals and things I want to achieve. One of those things was to visit ten new countries in 2017. (more…)
I had booked my trip to South Africa and was super excited to see wonderful nature and just be able to relax after working 50-60 hours pr week for 4 months. After booking my trip everyone kept telling me how unsafe it was to go there alone as a girl. Having traveled many times all by myself before, I wasn’t skeptical until some friends told me how they had friends who had been shot. (more…)
Each year ban.la holds a competition called Bloggers Abroad. It features the most engaging travel bloggers who write about their life abroad and their adventures abroad. This year they have 100 participants and Marie’s Travels is one of them! (more…)
Abu Dhabi is the largest emirate and also the capital of the UAE. Even though Dubai usually gets most of the attention and almost all tourists visit Dubai, there are still so many things to explore in Abu Dhabi.
The place is filled with action, nature, history and culture. You’ll be surprised by all the amazing things Abu Dhabi offers. (more…)
I went to Marbella for a week. During this week I thought it would be cool to visit the British Overseas Territory Gibraltar, which is only a one hour drive away from Marbella. Gibraltar is the only place in Europe, where you can (more…)