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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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 […]
Photo Guide: Most Insta Worthy Places In Gran Canaria

Photo Guide: Most Insta Worthy Places In Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria with its diverse landscapes, beautiful bays and cute fishing villages can inspire any photographer. I’ve put together a list of the most instagrammable places in Gran Canaria, some of them iconic sights as well as a few secret photo spots. Agüimes   Sieh dir diesen Beitrag auf Instagram an   Ein Beitrag geteilt […]
Discover The Best Of Lebanon In 10 Days – A Sample Itinerary

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

→ Diesen Post gibt es auch auf Deutsch! 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. And there are many more reasons to fall in love with Lebanon. Consider a trip to this Middle Eastern hidden […]
The Very Best Dive Sites In The Philippines In 2019

The Very Best Dive Sites In The Philippines In 2019

The Philippines are known for being a world-class dive destination with various dive regions offering spectacular reefs with an abundance of marine life. It is hard to say which of the 7107 islands is the best for scuba diving because they’re all very different from each other and have unique characteristics. For this post, I […]
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 […]
Discover Medieval Germany In 14 Days – A Sample Itinerary

Discover Medieval Germany In 14 Days – A Sample Itinerary

Germany is a rather small, yet very diverse country. Gorgeous river valleys, forests, vineyards and the beautiful mountain landscape of the Alps attract nature enthusiasts from all over the world, whereas history geeks can learn about World War II and the Middle Ages while exploring some of the countries’ major cities and small, half-timbered towns. […]

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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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