We are a married couple in our 30s, with fulltime jobs and no kids. Mr Grumbert writes about his travels – Mrs Grumbert adds her point of view. Together we share our favourite leisure activities. Read more…
At the end of March, Mr Grumbert and I spent a weekend in Milan. We went sightseeing during the day and had a romantic dinner with delicious food at night. Here’s our itinerary for two days in Milan, including restaurant and hotel tips.
From being alone at home up to managing a relationship in different time zones: This is how it feels being married to a business traveller.
In order to explore Argentina’s beautiful nature, most Western tourists book a trip to Patagonia. We decided to break out of this habit and visit the Northern area around Salta instead. A road trip from Salta to Cafayate took us through lush green fields and Arizona-style red rock formations.
Oman is supposed to be sunny and hot. Seeing pictures of beautiful Wadis and desert landscapes, we wondered if it ever rained in Oman at all. Unfortunately, we found out the hard way. Shortly after our arrival at Muscat Airport a heavy thunderstorm started and it kept on raining for a full day. Within hours, roads were flooded and Wadis were inaccessible. Experiencing rain in Oman was exciting and annoying at the same time. Find out why!
I’ve always wanted to spend a night in the desert somewhere. A stopover in Oman was a good occasion to make this dream come true. We watched the sunset on a sand dune, had dinner with Bedouins and went on a camel ride the next morning. In between lay a night under bright stars – and a mouse in the tent that kept me awake half of the night!
Manila is loud, crowded and traffic is hell. That’s why Mr Grumbert likes to get out of town between business meetings. Panglao Island is the perfect location to find rest during the weekend.
When Mrs Grumbert and I first talked about the idea to travel to Easter Island, the 4.30 h flight from Santiago to Mataveri Airport wasn’t appealing at all. So I started to do some research and found a good business class deal. Here’s my LATAM Business Class trip report from Santiago to Easter Island, including tips how to get the best price for this flight.
Looking for a beach holiday on the way from Bangkok to Singapore? We spent 7 days in Ao Nang in November, and found exactly what we were looking for: Beautiful beaches, delicious food and amazing sunsets. See by yourself, why we think Krabi is the perfect place to relax and re-charge your energy, before continuing your Southeast Asia roundtrip. Continue reading
I often start my business trips with a Turkish Airlines business class flight. Over the past years, I have flown to various destinations in Asia via Istanbul Airport. Here is what I like and don’t like about business travel with “Europe’s best Airline”.
Hamburg is a beautiful city and you can easily spend several days there without getting bored. Therefore, it’s a tough decision what to see and do if you only have one day in the city. Have a look at our itinerary how to make the most of one day in Hamburg!