Singapore Bling

Following our road trip from London to Amsterdam, me and M decided to take a little wine break. The holiday was off course relaxing, however, when you have so many great restaurants to visit, it is inevitable that there will be a lot of wine on the trip. And so we decided to have a “phast” for the remainder of August. It has actually been convenient as I have had an obscene amount of work to do. I have been preparing for one of the highlights of this year, closing in fast in September; I have been invited to SLUSH start up conference in Singapore to promote Tripsteri with Business Finland – can you believe that! So to celebrate that, we are building a Singapore SLUSH special in the app, and it will feature a lot of my tips and tricks from this blog. I don’t want to spoil the surprise, but I thought I would give a few teasers out in this post on what can be expected. Continue reading “Singapore Bling”

Hackney on my Mind

I took 4000 pictures a week ago when visiting London. 4000! I had to go and buy an extra memory card because the ones I had with me were full. It was a sunny week and the weather could not have been better for shooting for the Tripsteri London book, and I was very happy to visit Hackney for the first time as the author lives there. So I thought that I would add a few pictures and recommendations from there as a little treat on this rainy Sunday. Continue reading “Hackney on my Mind”

Learning to Love Sherry

This summer, M had developed a new wine obsession for sherry. At first, I was not at all in on it. My memories on sherry are sweet and boozy, so it took some time before I got into the whole thing. However, when you are in it, sherry is a fantastic obsession to have. It has wonderful fresh and oxidized flavors, and its relatively inexpensive. If you love Jura whites or port wine, you will love sherry.  So, here is a bit of basics to get you started. Continue reading “Learning to Love Sherry”