Bornholm – An Amazing Danish Island

Bornholm was recently voted number two best island in Europe by the readers of Condé Nast Traveller. An impressive recognition from the readers of one of the largest travel magazines in the world. I visited Bornholm for the first time with my school approximately 17 years ago, and remember it as a lovely experience. I[…]

Rungstedgaard – A Lovely Country Feel Near Copenhagen

Located in Rungsted Kyst, next to the Karen Blixen Museum, Rungstedgaard is a beautifully designed hotel with 138 rooms and 3 suites. Rungstedgaard is located in Northern Zealand, approximately 28 kilometres north of Copenhagen, making it an ideal base to both explore the great sights of the area such as Kronborg and Frederiksborg Castle, and[…]

InterContinental Lyon – Hotel Dieu

InterContinental Lyon – Hotel Dieu opened earlier this year with a great central location for exploring France’s third-biggest city. I arrived to a friendly welcome by the professional receptionist that escorted me to the room. The receptionist told me it’s not always they escort the guest to the room as it depends how busy they[…]

La Bonne Etape – A Charming Relais & Châteaux Property in Provence

Relais & Châteaux is a French marketing organization with more than 500 members worldwide. France is by far the leading country when it comes to the number of members of this prestigious organization. To become a member of Relais & Châteaux, there are a number of requirements like you would expect, but this organization is[…]

Kragerup Gods – A Stunning Property in the Danish Countryside

Kragerup Gods is a Danish country hotel set in beautiful surroundings set north of Slagelse on Zealand, just under 100 kilometres from Copenhagen. Kragerup Gods is a Green Key CO-2 neutral estate with 57 rooms. Since I completed the last country in 2016, I have experienced a lot of my country, and although we are[…]

Interview With Nomad Mania-founder Harry Mitsidis

Why did you start Nomad Mania?It was a combination of many reasons. Firstly, I was really disappointed by the existing websites of the type, both in terms of the travel lists they proposed, which made no sense to me, and in their (lack of) a sense of real community. Second, I strongly believed that the[…]

Fourth Trip to Brazil: It’s Still a Favourite

2019 So Far: Now Been to 545/1,281 World Regions. Okay so I am now 31 years old, and I don’t like getting older, but on the other hand, my travel project is moving forward and 2019 has been fantastic in terms of travel so far. The statistic shows I have been to 545 of the[…]

Mercure Recife Navegantes Hotel

Mercure is a midscale French hotel brand run by Accor Hotels and has more than 700 3-4 star hotels in more than 60 countries. Mercure Recife Navegantes Hotel is one of Recife’s best hotels and a hotel that exceeded my expectations, mostly because of their TripAdvisor overall ranking of 3.5 out of 5 which is[…]

Ibis Fortaleza Centro De Eventos

Ibis Fortaleza Centro De Eventos is a comfortable 165-room hotel in Brazil’s fifth biggest city, Fortaleza. The hotel has a good location with access to the beaches of Fortaleza and the Iguatemi shopping center. I stayed in a modern room with comfortable bed, Tv, working desk and a standalone shower in the bathroom. Brazil is[…]

Hotel Ibis Recife Boa Viagem

Hotel Ibis Recife Boa Viagem is one of the few chain hotels in Recife and as I have done several times in the past, I selected an Ibis hotel. Ibis is doing a great job at combining value with comfort, without paying for services and space you don’t need. The rooms are generally smaller than[…]