Airbnb is one of my favorite online resources to use when booking accommodations. The digital marketplace has an incredible array of lodging options in 191 countries around the world. The choices are seemingly endless — from exotic treehouses to cozy home-stays, Airbnb offers travelers unique, tailored ways to experience new destinations. Being an Airbnb host also serves as…

I must say that when I looked for resorts in the Maldives, I didn’t have my eyes on Soneva Fushi. Guilty as charged, I wanted to have the ‘millennial experience’ with overwater bungalows at their partner resort – Soneva Jani. While I visited both resorts in the end, I can surely tell you that I’m…

Giraffes sticking their heads through the windows for breakfast and reaching to your balcony… you might have seen these incredible photos on social media already. It’s the Giraffe Manor. When I first found out about it, way before Instagram was even popular, I was dying to go there. Sadly, during my visit to Kenya the hotel…

As much as I love hostels and other forms of cheap accommodation, there is something nice about the luxuriousness of a hotel: the clean room, comfy bed, desk, iron, strong shower, and bottled soap for the taking (errr…I mean borrowing). They are quiet, relaxing, and a respite from the world. But luxury comes at a…