The Big Apple is spectacular in every season. But on a beautiful Fall day with the sun standing low and diving the entire skyline into a deep golden light, New York gets me every single time. Continue reading
She is one of the most iconic passenger ships of modern times and the last true ocean liner sailing the classic transatlantic passage from Southampton to New York and back. I have sailed the one and only RMS Queen Mary 2 a few times already and even though they say “some things cannot get better”, I found out during my latest visit to the queen in the port of Hamburg that they surely can. Having been remastered just a few months ago, QM2 returns into service with retouched interiors that once again reinforce her statement: You are not taking a cruise. You are about to make a journey. Continue reading
There are over 114 National Historic Landmarks in New York City and uncountable other sites of fabulous architecture to gaze at in wonder. On my latest layover in the “City that never Sleeps” I decided to check out seven of some of the Big Apple´s most beautiful public buildings and spaces. Their interiors will absolutely blow you away and the best: The entrance is absolutely for free! Join me on a very special sightseeing tour. Continue reading
2016 is a great year for Carnival fans around the world. It marks the cruise line´s return to Europe after a few years break and the introduction of the company´s newest resort vessel, Carnival Vista, bringing impressive innovations to the seas like the first IMAX theatre or the thrilling Skyride bicycle course. Just to name a few.
And while the year has already passed half and most of you will have already booked their cruise for this winter, why not talking about what is in stock for next year? Continue reading
It´s funny, but NYC has been long time on my “Black List” for cabin crew destinations. Too loud, too crowded, too much. But like everything else in life, tastes and personal preferences change like nature changes seasons. Continue reading
Spring is in the air, folks! You can see it, you can feel it and you can definitely hear it. Birds are singing everywhere, the people gather in public to soak up and celebrate the return of sun light, and nature is in blossom. No other season is so up-lifting, so inspiring and carries so much positivity like the beginning of the golden period of the year. That makes it also a fantastic time to travel and enjoy these romantic moments during sweet weekend escapes. Continue reading