My Christmas Bucketlist

December is already here and the holiday season is upon us; there is no better time of year to slow down, relax and reflect on the year that’s gone by. In between working around the holidays, I’m also looking forward to spend some much needed quality time with good friends and family, and some otherContinue reading “My Christmas Bucketlist”

My 40 before 40 Bucketlist!

“No one gets out of here alive.” Jim Morrison So why not make the most of your life, because what’s really life without dreaming? Maybe you’re riding the golden high that’s your 20’s or clinging to your 30’s like a kid who eats candy, regardless you still have a lot of life to live.. YourContinue reading “My 40 before 40 Bucketlist!”

Where to eat in Leiden – a previous “local’s” recommendations

I posted a Leiden Travel Recommendation on my blog a while back and to follow up on the post (in case you decide to take my recommendation and actually visit Leiden) a restaurant/coffee shop guide is a necessity! 😊 Whenever I visit someplace new, I’m always exited to check out all the restaurants and coffeeContinue reading “Where to eat in Leiden – a previous “local’s” recommendations”

5 Things I learned from my study abroad experience

Growing up, one of my childhood dreams was always to study abroad (you can read more about my college experience at an American university here.) This was my dream for as long as I can remember and it was never given that I should have ended up study at an Norwegian university. I have alwaysContinue reading “5 Things I learned from my study abroad experience”

My Fall Inspired Bucketlist

Today is September 1, which means fall is officially here! Fall is without a doubt my favorite season; it’s the perfect time to slow down after a hectic and often very social summer (Please tell me I’m not the only one feeling the need to be overwhelmingly social during the summer months?) and to enjoyContinue reading “My Fall Inspired Bucketlist”

Checking of my Bucketlist ☑️

For the longest time, one of my goals has been to discover more of Norway and I love being outside, so what’s better than going on a hiking trip?! 🙂 Last week I checked of another point of my Bucketlist; I hiked Gaustatoppen! Gaustatoppen rises majestically above Rjukan in Telemark, Norway and with it’s 1833Continue reading “Checking of my Bucketlist ☑️”

A life changing experience

Have you ever had a “life-changing experience”? And what really is the definition of “life-changing”? The answer to that question would probably differ from person to person, but to me, a life-changing experience refers to “what it takes to transform your life in a way that you find greater meaning and satisfaction in what youContinue reading “A life changing experience”

Expanded Bucketlist – Top 200! 🌍

I believe that a Bucketlist is a never ending journey – you will always add new things as you live (at least I do!). A while back I posted my Top 100 Bucketlist Points, which I now expanded to 200 – here’s the new points I added to my list! 🌍 1. Voluntair in aContinue reading “Expanded Bucketlist – Top 200! 🌍”

Checking of my Bucketlist ☑️

Last year, I was lucky enough to check off yet another point on my Bucketlist; a visit to Svalbard! The Svalbard Islands are located in Arctic Ocean, halfway between Norway and the North Pole. This place has fascinated travels for a long time – here, you will find untouched arctic wilderness and a unique wildlifeContinue reading “Checking of my Bucketlist ☑️”