Welcome To My Blog!

My name is Lena and I'm a Divemaster and passionate backpacker with a degree in tourism management.

Over the past 7 years I've had the chance to explore different countries - and oceans - around the world and developed a couple of useful budget travel and budget diving techniques.

I hold the opinion that traveling as well as diving should be possible for anyone - no matter what financial background they come from. That´s why I started using this blog as a platform to help you, fellow budget backpackers and divers, to travel and dive the world without spending a fortune!

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Ultimate Fiji Bucket List: 15 Travel Experiences You Can’t Miss

Ultimate Fiji Bucket List: 15 Travel Experiences You Can’t Miss

Fiji was not only my first solo-travel adventure, but it also turned out to be one of the most extraordinary experiences of my entire life. The island paradise in the South Pacific is renowned for its exquisite beaches, beautiful underwater world, and a warm culture. Regardless of where exactly you’ll be spending your Fiji vacation, […]
14 Unique Bucket List Travel Adventures For Couples In 2019

14 Unique Bucket List Travel Adventures For Couples In 2019

Those who travel together stay together. You might have come across this saying before, and whether you’ve experienced it yourself or not, there’s definitely some truth to it. Traveling as a couple is a memorable, exciting and certainly rewarding experience. Why? Because very often, you’re out of your comfort zones, facing challenges and enjoying incredible […]
Nature Getaway: Stunning Places To Visit Near Lake Constance In 3 Days

Nature Getaway: Stunning Places To Visit Near Lake Constance In 3 Days

Located at the northern foot of the Alps, Lake Constance is the third-largest lake in Central Europe. With its 63 km in length, it borders three countries (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) making it a popular destination for many people who like to tick three different countries off their travel bucket list in top speed. However, Lake […]
Travel Writers Reveal Top Little-Known Castles In Southern Germany

Travel Writers Reveal Top Little-Known Castles In Southern Germany

People from all over the world come to Germany to visit some of its magnificent fairy-tale castles atop mountain peaks and with towers reaching to the sky. Time is precious and so are your travel moments, right? So, why not skip the lines and expensive entry fees at Neuschwanstein Castle and head to one of […]
Get A Taste Of Thailand In 10 Days – A Sample Itinerary

Get A Taste Of Thailand In 10 Days – A Sample Itinerary

Over the past few years, Thailand has become one of the most developed and popular countries to travel in Southeast Asia. And there are many reasons why Thailand is such a favorite among travelers from all over the world: You can have the dream beach vacation, explore rain forests and mountain regions, go scuba diving […]
11 Spectacular June Holiday Destinations In 2019

11 Spectacular June Holiday Destinations In 2019

The month of June is the official beginning of summer. Flowers burst into bloom, the weather is warming up while cool breezes are still tempering the heat. On top of that, early summer is the perfect time to get away before the busy summer months when resorts around the world are expensive and both beaches […]

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15 Travel Writers Reveal Top Bucket List Experiences In The Philippines In 2019

15 Travel Writers Reveal Top Bucket List Experiences In The Philippines In 2019

With 7107 different islands, the Philippines are truly one of the most diverse nations in Southeast Asia. People from all over the world come to the Philippines every year to relax on stunning white, sandy beaches, explore the incredible landscape and rice fields in the north and to experience the rich underwater world the country
My Ultimate Top 5 Places To See In Lebanon

My Ultimate Top 5 Places To See In Lebanon

→  Diesen Post gibt es auch auf Deutsch // This post is also available in German The Middle Eastern nation of Lebanon is a country of stark contrasts: beautiful Mediterranean beaches and high mountain ranges, Christianity and Islam, ancient history and modern lifestyles. However, what makes Lebanon even more special are the locals with their warm hospitality,
Authentic Off-The-Beaten-Path German Towns You Have To Visit In 2019

Authentic Off-The-Beaten-Path German Towns You Have To Visit In 2019

Working in a budget hotel in Nuremberg, I get asked to recommend enjoyable cities to visit in Germany on a daily basis. While most travelers usually head straight to the major cities Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg, and Munich, as well as a couple of smaller cities like Nuremberg, Stuttgart, Dortmund or Leipzig, only very few
Discover The Best Of Vietnam In 10 Days – A Sample Itinerary

Discover The Best Of Vietnam In 10 Days – A Sample Itinerary

Vietnam is often said to be one of Southeast Asia’s most beautiful countries. Vietnam indeed has many facets that fascinate travelers from all over the world. Nature enthusiasts can explore the country’s gorgeous rock formations, rice terraces, beaches, sand dunes and river valleys. However, Vietnam also features bustling urban centers with both modern skyscrapers and

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